Terms & Conditions
Copyright and Ownership
In accordance with the Copyright, Designs & Patents Act 1988, the copyright of all images created by the photographer is owned by photographer. The photographer asserts her right to be identified as the author of all images, by the words: ‘Photographs by Anne-Marie Briscombe’.
The client may only use images as agreed with the photographer prior to the assignment. An agreement must be reached with the photographer, if the client wishes to use the images for a different purpose. The client is also responsible for ensuring that images of people are only used in accordance with the terms of the consent that they have given
The photographer reserves the right to make reproductions of images created during assignments for marketing, promotional, competition and editorial purposes. This includeshard copy and websites and social media. The photographer will clarify with the client prior to using the images to ensure appropriate consent has been obtained.
The client is responsible for obtaining consent to use and store images of people photographed. Consent must be GDPR compliant. Consent must include the opportunity for the photographer to use the images as indicated above for a period of 5years.
People must be notified that the photographer will store images indefinitely for archival purposes.
Clearance to use images
It is the client’s responsibility to ensure that all the necessary clearances have been obtained to allow the photographs to be taken without hindrance or infringements of trademarks or copyrights.
Unless a rejection fee has been agreed in advance, there is no right to reject on the basis of style, composition or editing. Photographer will use best endeavours to follow any guidelines provided by Client in writing, prior to commencement.
Client shall ensure that there is an authorised representative present at the assignment to ensure the correctness of Photographer’s interpretation of Clients brief. In the event of no Client representation, Photographer’s interpretation of the brief shall be deemed as correct.
Payment by the client will be expected for the commissioned work within 30 days of the issue of the relevant invoice. If the invoice is not paid, in full, within 30 days the photographer reserves the right to charge interest at the rate prescribed by the Late Payment of Commercial Debt (Interest) Act 1998 from the date payment was due until the date payment is made.
In the very unlikely events of cancellation by the photographer or of total photographic failure, liability shall be limited to a full refund of any fees paid.
The photographer will endeavour to put the client(s) in touch with another photographer in the event they are unable to attend due to a cause beyond their reasonable control e.g. sudden illness, injury, victim of crime, flooding, traffic conditions, vehicle breakdown etc.