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Terms and Conditions
Slickimages Photography Services www.slickimages.co.uk
(Trading as Mark Eslick Graphics Limited)
Where photography has been commissioned, the client and the photographer agree that copyright is transferred to the client on receipt of full and final payment. We reserve the right to use the images in our publicity and promotional purposes.
Reproduction and/or publication rights will be granted as agreed. No rights are granted unless and until all sums due pursuant to this agreement have been paid. Use of digital material is limited to photomechanical reproduction only. All photographic reproduction or reproduction from digital files must originate from Slickimages Photography. Where use is restricted by agreement, uses for other purposes will normally be granted to the client upon payment of a further fee, to be mutually agreed.
Note: The client is advised that an agreement must be reached with the photographer before the images are used for other purposes.
All photography work, digital files and images remain the property of Mark Eslick Graphics/Slickimages, until full and final payment has been received, then the title and ownership will transfer to the client. We reserve the right to use the images in our publicity and promotional purposes.
Payment will be expected for the commissioned work within 21 days of the issue of the relevant invoice.
5 Day Rates
If a fee has been quoted on the basis of a daily rate, then this shall be applicable to a normal days work of 8 hours (including a 1 hour lunch break) between the hours of 6 am and 12 midnight.
On days which overrun, the photographer will charge a further fee based on the hourly rate.
7 Night & Weekend Shoots
Work commencing between the hours of midnight and 6 am will at the photographer’s discretion, be subject to an increased charge to be mutually agreed.
If a fee has been quoted on the basis of completion of the commission, it is understood that the figure quoted is an estimate, and accordingly the photographer reserves the right to charge for all work done if, for any reason, the work commissioned takes longer than the time originally anticipated at the date of the estimate.
9 Set Building
On sessions requiring sets, build days will normally be charged as follows: a full day build will be charged at the full multiple day rate; a half day build will be charged at the half day rate; if the set is to be built and struck on the day of the session this will be charged within the normal day rate as defined in paragraphs 5 & 6 above.
Unless a rejection fee has been agreed in advance there is no right to reject on the basis of style or composition.
11 Cancellation Fees
A booking is considered firm from the date agreed and accordingly the photographer will at his/her discretion charge a fee for cancellation to be mutually agreed. This fee would normally be charged at the following rate – 50% of the booked charge, half of which will be credited when the next assignment is completed.
Note: Any cancellation fee payable may include additionally any cancellation charges payable by the photographer in respect of model fees, stylists charges or prop searches and purchase expenditure etc.
12 Client’s Responsibilities
As part of our agreement the client agrees to undertake the following:
a/ To ensure that all the photographs published are accompanied by the appropriate credit or by-line.
b/ To collect and remit to the photographer all monies due under Licence to Use in accordance with paragraph 4 above.
13 Photographer’s Responsibilities
As part of our agreement the photographer agrees to undertake to provide a basic studio facility where specified and ensure that the photographs submitted will be original. The client must be responsible to ensure that all areas and conditions are clean and areas available for the photography service to be completed. Any additional time spent cleaning areas, products etc may take longer than the time allocated and incur costs.
14 Late Payment
Slickimages reserves the right to charge interest at the rate of 2% per month on outstanding sums due, as defined in paragraph 4 above.
Confirmation of booking, either verbal or written, confirms the client’s acceptance of these terms and conditions
These terms and conditions shall be effective in relation to all dealings with the photographer. This agreement is governed by the laws of England and Wales and is not to be varied except by agreement in writing.
Payments should be made payable to ‘Mark Eslick Graphics Limited’