Last Updated: Aug 18, 2018
This Camera Publishing Agreement sets forth the terms and conditions on which CameraFTP (a Division of Drive Headquarters, Inc.,
herein as "CameraFTP, "DriveHQ", or "We")
offers Camera and Related Content Publishing Services to registered users ("Member", "You" or "User") of
Note this agreement does not apply to DriveHQ.com users. This agreement ONLY applies to CameraFTP members who publish cameras or related contents on CameraFTP.com.
PLEASE READ THIS AGREEMENT and also the general MEMBERSHIP AGREEMENT CAREFULLY.
YOU MUST ACCEPT THIS AGREEMENT and the general MEMBERSHIP AGREEMENT IN ORDER TO PUBLISH CAMERAS and RELATED CONTENTS.
1. About the Camera Publishing feature
CameraFTP members can configure their cameras to record footage to CameraFTP's cloud storage system. They can share the
footage to other users. If they want to share with anybody, then they can publish their cameras. They can also share
a video clip, image or footage recorded during a specific time interval.
2. Content Review Policy
Published cameras and contents will be reviewed by CameraFTP staff.
Users are encouraged to publish cameras of meaningful or useful scenes.
CameraFTP reserves the right to un-publish a camera
for any reason or no reason. CameraFTP staff may edit a camera's meta data or description if a user has not already provided it.
Publishing illegal or inappropriate contents may result in your account being disabled without notice.
3. Account Public Profile
Your private account info will not be displayed with your published contents. Your public profile
will be displayed with or linked from your published content. You can edit your account Public Profile in My Account page.
To stop displaying the info, please edit your account Public Profile.
4. Policy on Links to External Websites or Web Pages
You can only link to legitimate, relevant and reputable websites. In general, you can link to your
company website or product page if you have a legitimate business.
You can link to external websites / web pages from your Account Public Profile, descriptions to published cameras, and
comments to published cameras.
Link spam/abuse is prohibited.
Linking to illegal, inappropriate or low quality websites or web pages
may result in your account being disabled without notice.
5. Policy on Commenting and Rating
Other users may comment or rate your published contents. You may not be able to delete
a comment unless the comment is clearly violating our terms or is deemed to be inapproriate solely at our discretion.
Users shall not abuse our commenting and rating feature, e.g. by creating fake accounts, or posting inappropriate comments.
6. Content Copyright
Contents published by a user are owned by the user. The user retains the copyright and is responsible for any
disputes, complaints or other liabilities. Due to the nature of publishing, other users can re-share the contents
via platforms such as Facebook or Twitter, etc. You agree that such sharing is allowed
unless explicitly revoked by you. CameraFTP is not responsible for re-shared contents unless the re-shared contents
are hosted on CameraFTP or DriveHQ. If re-shared contents are hosted on CameraFTP or DriveHQ, you can contact us to
The following terms are copied from the general Membership Agreement for your quick reference.
Please also read the general Membership Agreement.
5. Private Cameras; Shared or Published Cameras
"A Camera" is a folder on CameraFTP.com that contains images or video clips uploaded by your camera or CameraFTP camera app.
"A Private Camera" is a folder on CameraFTP.com that you have not shared or published to other users. To access
recorded data in a Member's private camera, the Member must log on with his/her CameraFTP username and password.
"A Shared or Published Camera" is a folder on CameraFTP.com that a Member has shared to
certain people or published for anybody to access.
If you share or publish a camera, you must ensure that all recorded contents are
appropriate for sharing or publishing. Additional download bytes might be required if
you have a lot of users viewing your cameras or download the recorded data.
You agree not to transmit, upload, display, publish or distribute through
any part of the Site, any camera data that:
(a) Contains scenes that you don't have complete right to monitor or record;
(b) Interferes with the privacy rights of any person, or impersonates any person;
(c) Contains violent, pornographic, or other offensive or inappropriate scenes.
(d) Uses materials of others that are protected by copyright, trademark or trade
secrets, patent or other intellectual property law without the express permission
of the author or owner;
(e) Violates anyone's copyright, moral rights, author's rights, trade secrets, trademark
rights, patent, or other intellectual property or other rights;
9. License Grant and Intellectual Property Rights
CameraFTP will not assume any copyright or ownership of contents recorded or uploaded by members.
With respect to your Private Camera content, you grant CameraFTP and its contractors
the right to access your Private Camera content only for customer support or improving
site operations, and complying with applicable laws.
With respect to your Published Camera content, you grant CameraFTP the right for CameraFTP
and third parties to access or view the portions of your Published Camera content.
You can stop publishing any contents or delete your contents at any time.
You acknowledge and agree that certain technical processing or reformatting of your
Camera Content may be required to improve system performance or for other technical reasons.
As between CameraFTP and you: you will own all your recorded data in all camera folders,
whether you share / publish the camera or not. You can delete, stop sharing/publishing your cameras at any time;
CameraFTP owns all rights, title and interest (including all intellectual property
rights) in and to the Site, the Service, the technology, information, documents,
files, web pages and other products developed in connection with the Site or available
on the Site.
You agree not to translate, reverse engineer, reverse compile, disassemble or create
derivative works from software programming contained in the Site or the Service.
10. Member Profiles
Member Profiles are intended to be brief descriptions of Members' interest and
contact information. Any information you place on your Member Profile is inaccessible
to anyone visiting the Site, unless you have shared or published it, or you are a sub-user
of a group account. You agree not to
attempt to hide your identity or represent yourself
as someone else.
12. Responsibility for Shared or Published Camera contents
You agree not to share or publish images or videos that:
(i) Contain or display any expression of bigotry, racism, or hatred, or is ethnically
offensive, objectionable or inappropriate;
(ii) Is or might be perceived by CameraFTP or CameraFTP members or users, as defamatory,
libelous, disparaging, obscene, pornographic, profane, threatening, abusive, deceptive,
offensive, vulgar, ethnically offensive, objectionable or inappropriate, including
nudity, adult content, illegal content, content of a sexual nature, and unacceptable
(iii) Is inconsistent with the values or the spirit of the CameraFTP Community, as
determined by CameraFTP in its sole discretion;
It is CameraFTP's policy to respect the privacy of all of its customers. For more
18. Copyrighted Material
CameraFTP respects the intellectual property of others, and requires that its users
and Members do the same.
You may not place any material protected by copyright anywhere on the Site without
the express permission of the author or owner of the copyright in that material.
CameraFTP will promptly take down or block access to infringing or allegedly infringing
material on its servers if CameraFTP becomes aware that such material infringes the
copyright rights of a third party, whether CameraFTP identifies such infringement
in the course of its ordinary and reasonable business activities, or through notification
by a third party. CameraFTP will promptly contact the Member responsible for the Member
Content, and alert him or her of the allegations of infringement, and of CameraFTP's
take down or blocking of the allegedly infringing material. If the Member believes
that the removal or blocking of his or her material was a result of a mistake or
a misidentification of the material, the Member shall provide CameraFTP a counter-notification
establishing the Member's rights to display the material in question, as well as
any other information CameraFTP shall request. Upon receipt, CameraFTP will promptly
forward the counter-notification to the party that claims to be the copyright owner.
If that party then does not file suit to enjoin the alleged infringement, CameraFTP
will re-post or unblock the material within 14 days after receiving the counter
If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright
infringement, and appears on the Site, please provide CameraFTP the following information:
1. an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf
of the owner of the copyright interest;
2. a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
3. a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on
4. your address, telephone number and email address;
5. a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is
no authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law;
6. a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information
in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to
act on behalf of the copyright owner