TERMS AND CONDITIONS

In the following Terms and Conditions:

  1. “the Photographer” is Gabor Kovacs, trading as GABOR.

  2. "the Client " is the person or organisation to whom the invoice is addressed

  3. reproduction includes any form of publication or copying of the whole or part of any picture and whether or not altered by printing, photography, slide projection (whether or not to an audience), illustration, layout or presentation, electronic reproduction or by any other means

 

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed and construed in accordance with the Laws of UK. These Terms and Conditions cannot be varied in any way by the Client unless such conditions are expressly agreed by the Photographer in writing. 

OWNERSHIP OF MATERIALS 
Title to all photographs remains the property of the Photographer. RAW files are not available for purchase therefore the Photographer never provides the RAW versions of the images.

COPYRIGHT

The content including but not limited to photographs, logos, text, data and graphics of this website are copyright © GABOR 2019. All rights reserved.

The right of the Photographer is identified as the creator of this website and has been asserted in accordance with the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. Any use including, but not limited to, the copying, communication, publication, exhibition, reproduction, alteration or distribution and the selling of any part of this website in any form without prior written consent is forbidden by international copyright law.

Any person, company or website found in breach of this will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.

By booking a photography session with Gabor Kovacs, you are agreeing to the following usage terms for the images produced:

PERSONAL / BUSINESS / CORPORATE / PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS

Reproduction rights for personal, corporate, business, or professional photos are to be agreed at the time of booking. This agreement shall be made between the Photographer and the Client according to the Client's requirements and contingent fees. Upon agreement in writing, the following terms of use may be granted to the Client:

  1. Personal Use only:  The right to use the pictures only for self-promotional purposes. This includes personal social media profiles (including, but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn) and CV. Excludes use by employers and third parties in print or electronic media.

  2. Company Internal Use: The right to use the pictures as described above; plus a license for use only within a company for non-commercial purposes.

  3. Company Public: The right to use the pictures as described above; plus a license for use on Company public websites, public promotional literature, company social media outlets and annual reports.

  4. PR and Press distribution: The right to use the pictures as described above; plus a licence for third parties to reproduce such pictures in print or electronic media in an editorial context where no fee has been paid to guarantee publication.

  5. Specified Use Only: The right to use the pictures once only for the purpose as described on the invoice.

  6. Editorial: One reproduction only of pictures supplied within one print edition of the specified title in an editorial context only, unless otherwise agreed with the Client.

Without permission from the Photographer, the Client shall not download, copy, print, screen shot, use as a basis for derivative works, manipulate in any way, or otherwise use the Photographer’s images. Client is never permitted to edit or alter any photo that is copyright of Gabor Kovacs.

PAYMENT

The full balance is to be paid on the day of the photoshoot, unless otherwise agreed in writing. 

USE & CONFIDENTIALITY
The Photographer will keep confidential and will not disclose to any third parties or make use of material or information communicated to him in confidence for the purposes of the photography, save as may be reasonably necessary to enable the Photographer to carry out his obligations in relation to the commission. The Client hereby allow(s) the Photographer to display any photograph covered by this contract and to generally promote the business in advertising, brochures, magazine articles, websites, etc. The Photographer will aim to keep these photographs safe from any malicious activity but cannot be held liable or accountable for malicious actions carried out by persons other than Gabor Kovacs.

LIABILITY

The Photographer shall not be liable for indirect loss or third party claims occasioned by delay in completing the work or for any loss to our customers arising from delay in transit. Where work is defective for any reason, including negligence, the Photographer's liability (if any) shall be limited to rectifying such defect.

In the very unlikely event of total photographic failure, liability shall be limited to a full refund of any fees paid.

Any directions issued to clients, their guests or employees during a photographic shoot are deemed to be at said persons own risk. The Photographer cannot be held responsible for any personal accidents during a photographic shoot.

DELIVERY

The Photographer will endeavour to deliver digital files as quickly as possible. However this could take up to 4 weeks during busy periods. Your photos will be available on the Photographer's website (www.kovacs-gabor.com) in a gallery to view and download them in JPEG format. The Client can be accessed this gallery with a personalised password provided by the Photographer in the confirmation email once the final, edited photos are ready. These edited images will be available 30 days after the date of received the confirmation email and then the gallery will expire. Clients may request a re-opening of their gallery after it has expired. Fee may be applied. 

COMPLAINTS

Any complaints should first be raised by the Client with the Photographer in writing within 14 days from the date of receipt of images.

CANCELLATION

The appointment date can be changed once free of charge, no later than 7 days before the scheduled date of photography session. 50% of the fee will be charged within 72 hours before the booked time, and 100% of the fee will be charged in case of cancellation within 24 hours. If the reservation is not changed / canceled and the Client does not appear on the session, the total agreed amount will be billed. The cancellation is only valid in writing by sending an email to kovacsgabor@me.com.

RIGHT TO AMENDMENT

Gabor Kovacs reserves the right to amend these Terms and Conditions without prior notice.