Effective Date: May 2016
1. Information We Collect
We may collect the following types of personal information from you upon request:
1.1. Contact Information: Including your name, email address, postal address, and phone number.
1.2. Photography Session Details: Such as the type of photography session you're interested in, preferred location, and scheduling preferences.
1.3. Payment Information: When you make a payment for our services, we collect payment details necessary to process your transaction securely.
1.4. Photographs: During photography sessions, we may capture and retain images of you or your family.
1.5. Cookies and Similar Technologies: We may collect data using cookies and similar technologies to enhance your experience on our website and improve our services.
2. How We Use Your Information
We use the collected information for the following purposes:
2.1. Providing Photography Services: To schedule and carry out photography sessions as per your requirements.
2.2. Customer Communication: To respond to your inquiries, send confirmations, and keep you informed about your photography sessions.
2.3. Improvement of Services: To analyze user trends, enhance our website, and tailor our services to better suit our customers' needs.
2.4. Marketing and Promotions: With your consent, we may send you marketing materials and promotions related to our photography services.
3. Information Sharing and Disclosure
We respect your privacy and do not sell or rent your personal information to third parties. However, we may share your information in the following circumstances:
3.1. Service Providers: We may engage third-party service providers to assist us in providing photography services. These providers are bound by confidentiality agreements and will only have access to your information as necessary for the completion of their tasks.
3.2. Legal Obligations: We may share your information when required by law or in response to valid legal requests.
4. Data Security
We take reasonable measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no data transmission over the internet or electronic storage method can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. We cannot ensure the absolute security of your information.
5. Your Choices
5.1. Opt-out: If you no longer wish to receive marketing communications from us, you may opt-out by following the instructions in our communications or contacting us directly.
5.2. Access and Correction: You have the right to access and correct your personal information held by us. If you believe any information we hold is inaccurate, please contact us to request corrections.
7. Contact Us
Effective Date: May 2016
Welcome to Marie Elizabeth Photography! By using our photography services and website, you agree to be bound by the following Terms & Conditions. Please read these terms carefully before proceeding. If you do not agree with any part of these terms, you should refrain from using our services.
1. Photography Services
1.1. Booking and Payment: To schedule a photography session, please contact us to discuss availability and pricing. A non-refundable deposit may be required to secure your booking.
1.2. Cancellation: If you need to cancel or reschedule a photography session, please notify us at least [number] days in advance. Failure to do so may result in the loss of your deposit.
1.3. Photography Sessions: During the photography session, we will capture images based on the agreed-upon package or arrangement. We retain the right to exercise creative judgment when selecting and editing the final photographs.
2. Copyright and Usage
2.1. Ownership: Marie Elizabeth Photography retains the copyright and ownership of all photographs taken during the session.
2.2. Personal Use: As the client, you are granted a limited license to use the photographs for personal purposes only, such as printing, sharing with friends and family, and displaying on personal social media accounts. Commercial use is strictly prohibited without prior written consent.
2.3. Model Release: By participating in the photography session, you grant us permission to use the photographs for marketing and promotional purposes unless explicitly stated otherwise in writing.
3. Client Responsibilities
3.1. Cooperation: Clients are responsible for cooperating during the photography session to ensure a successful outcome.
3.2. Venue and Permits: Clients are responsible for obtaining any necessary permits or permissions for photography sessions in specific locations.
4. Liability and Indemnification
4.1. Limitation of Liability: While we take all reasonable precautions, Marie Elizabeth Photography will not be liable for any loss, damage, or injury arising from the use of our services or the photographs.
4.2. Indemnification: Clients agree to indemnify and hold Marie Elizabeth Photography harmless against any claims, damages, or expenses arising from the use of the photographs, including but not limited to any third-party claims.
We reserve the right to update and modify these Terms & Conditions at any time. Any changes will be effective upon posting on our website.
7. Governing Law
These Terms & Conditions are governed by the laws of [Your Country/State], without regard to its conflict of laws principles.
8. Contact Us
If you have any questions or concerns regarding these Terms & Conditions, please contact us at: