Using the New Caledonia photos from the Rocket Guide programs and websites

The images on the Cruising and Travel Rocket Guides to New Caledonia and on the New Caledonia online image libraries are copyrighted. Unless the image is credited to another source, the images were taken by Frederique and Richard Chesher and the images are

© CHESHER with all rights reserved.

Photo use conditions:

A license to use Rocket Guide photos may be purchased from the online photo libraries at and associated photo libraries or by directly contacting us.

NOTE: Failure to obtain a license to reproduce the image, whether obtained by downloading from anywhere on the Internet, photocopying from a printed source, or making copies from the cruising and travel guides and failure to use the copyright notice and failure to link web site images constitutes an agreement on the part of whoever uses the image to pay US$500 per use.

Satellite and Aerial Images belong to the respective copyright holders and you may not copy or reproduce any of these images from the Rocket Guides or the Rocket Guide websites under any circumstances.

The New Caledonia Photo Library

The Rocket Guides to New Caledonia can provide images from the cruising and travel guides, and many more, available in very high resolution. There are three separate libraries, one for general images of New Caledonia (people, wilderness and wildlife photos, best images), a photo library for New Caledonia Hotels and accommodation photos , and a photo library on the New Caledonia Lagoon New Caledonia Lagoon .

Use of the image(s):

Photos you purchase and download from the Rocket Guide websites may be used for print media or on internet web pages providing the copyright notice "photo ©Chesher" is placed near or on the image. On websites, this credit must be a hyperlink to There is no limit to the number of publications or web pages the image may be used on so long as the publications and web pages are produced by the person or company that purchased the images.

If all the images on a printed page, or a web page, are from Rocket Guide, one credit can be placed on the bottom of the page as follows, "photos©CHESHER." On websites this credit must be a hyperlink to

In books or magazines, photo credits may be given on a separate photo credit page provided the page where the image is displayed is referenced along with the credit.

You may not give or sell the digital image(s) to anyone else for any reason. You may not re-distribute the high resolution images in digital form to a third party.

Other uses or exceptions:

Any other use of the images or exceptions to the above conditions requires permission from Richard Chesher.


By downloading photo(s) from the New Caledonia photo libraries or using the images obtained in any other way, you agree to comply with the photo use terms.

You also agree that if you use of the images without a license from Rocket Guides and/or without showing the copyright notice, and/or if you re-distribute the images to a third party or parties, you will pay a fee of US$500 per image per use.

Virtual reality images of New Caledonia:

You may link to the virtual reality sphere images of New Caledonia at no cost.

Larger, higher resolution images:

The 360° panoramas are not in the photo library. If you need these, or a larger image (for travel posters, double-page magazine spreads, banner, etc) or if you need an image that is not in the photo library (or need one taken) please contact us with your photo requirements.

New Caledonia Photo Libraries

Photos of New Caledonia people, wilderness and wildlife & best images,
Photos ofNew Caledonia Hotels and Accommodation
Photos of the New Caledonia Lagoon