By submitting payment, you agree to the terms and conditions below. Please read these carefully before proceeding to pay.
In the following terms and and conditions “the photographer” shall mean Francesca Weeks, trading as Tasteful Hound Ltd. “The client(s)” shall be those persons defined on the booking form. The “Booking Form” is described as the form signed by you further detailing the Photo Services. “Photo services” are described as the event or series of events during which I shall provide photographic services to you. “Photo” is described as Any photograph, design, negative, artwork, transparency, painting, digital image file, engraving or any other item that may be offered for the purpose of reproduction taken by Francesca Weeks. “Reproduction” is described as any form of publication or copying of the whole or part of any Photo whether altered or not and whether by printing, photography, slide projection (whether to an audience or not), xerography, electronic or mechanical reproduction or storage, or for any use as artist’s reference or illustration.“Session fee” is described as a non-refundable fee taken for my Photo Services. “Social Media” is described as Social media sites are defined as computer-mediated sites where information is shared and/or exchanged, including sites such as; Instagram, facebook, twitter, myspace, pinterest, LinkedIn, VK and Flickr.
Ownership and Copyright
The copyright and all other rights in the Photos shall be retained by Francesca Weeks, trading as Tasteful Hound Ltd (the “Photographer”). The Photographer asserts the right to be credited as the author of the Photos in accordance with sections 77 and 78 of Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. Any unauthorised reproduction of any Photos will constitute a breach of copyright.
We reserve the right to use all images for advertising purposes (including website based advertising, leaflets, brochures, postcards, galleries and competitions).The Photographer cannot be held liable or accountable for malicious actions carried out by other people. The Photographer shall be granted artistic licence in relation to how the photographs are staged, location, lighting, retouching etc. and my judgement will be deemed to be correct.
Any sharing by you on social media must be containing the watermark to protect the copyright. These images may not be re-sold, entered in photography competitions or allowed to be used by artists, other then to produce artwork for yourself.
Payment, Pricing, Booking fee and Balance
The prices on the website may be out of date. I reserve the right to adjust prices at any time without prior notice. All prices are in sterling (£). The correct price for the Photo Services shall be stated on the Booking Form.
A Session Fee will be taken on the first day of the Photo Services. This Session Fee is non-refundable. The balance is payable on delivery of the finished photos.
Payment can be made by the following methods:
The photographer will not refund, nor accept the return of/refusal to pay charges for, any technically acceptable photograph supplied either in print or in electronic format. There are no exceptions as I cannot be held accountable for different tastes and opinions.
Change of Date
If you need to change the date of the Photo Services then any new date will be subject to the Photographer’s availability. I will use appropriate efforts to arrange an alternative date for the Photo Services. If we can agree a revised date I will ask you to fill in a new Booking Form which shall constitute a new agreement on these same Terms and Conditions. In the event that we cannot agree another date with you then the deposit will be lost.
I will use reasonable efforts to supply the Photo Services as detailed in the Booking Form in a professional manner (time not being of the essence in respect of any of our obligations).
You agree to co-operate with me in all matters relating to the Photo Services and to supply me with all information reasonably requested by me in order for me to carry out the Photo Services.
– I shall have no liability to you under this agreement if we are prevented from carrying out the Photo Services by:
-any inhibiting background, location or weather
-Any acts, events, omissions or accidents beyond my reasonable control
-Our entire liability for any breach of this Agreement or any representation, act or omission (including negligence) shall be limited to my fee in relation to the Photo Services and I shall not be responsible for any special, indirect or consequential or pure economic loss, costs, damages, charges or expenses.
-The limitation on liability shall also apply in the event that Photos are lost through equipment malfunction, are lost in the mail or otherwise lost or damaged where the Photographer is not liable.
-Nothing in these Conditions limits or excludes our liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence; or any damage or liability incurred by you as a result of fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation by me.
If a cancellation occurs within 30 days of the date of the session, payment will be expected in full to cover costs actually incurred by the Photographer in preparation of the Photo Services.
Any complaints should first be raised by the client with the photographer in writing within 14 days from the date of receipt of images.
All reprints or enlargements ordered by you will be presented in lustre (a professional matt finish) unless otherwise stated by you at time or ordering. Size of reprint or enlargement must also be stated at time of ordering. All orders must be paid in full before they are despatched.
These terms and Conditions and the Booking Form constitute the whole Agreement between the parties and supersede all previous agreements between the parties relating to its subject matter.
No variation or agreed termination of this Agreement or of any document referred to in it shall be effective unless it is in writing.
If any provision of this agreement (or part of any provision) is found by any court or other authority of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal, the other provisions shall remain in force.
A person who is not a party to this Agreement shall not have any rights under or in connection with it.
This agreement and any dispute or claim arising out of or in connection with it or its subject matter shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the law of England and Wales.