This agreement contains the entire understanding between Stein Photography and the above client.
A signed contract (online signature) and non-refundable session fee of $150 is required to reserve the session and. Upon signature and payment confirmation, Stein Photography will reserve the date and time agreed upon.
Stein Photography shall be the exclusive photographer retained at session. Clients, friends of clients, and family members of clients if attending session must not obstruct or interfere with the photographer and are not allowed to take any still photos during sessions.
The agreed negotiated photographic rate starts and ends at the notated time on reserved. If client is late to session, photographer is not responsible for loss of images from shortened session time.
The client is aware of and understands that the contracted photographer will overshoot so as to correct the errors due to flash, framing, focusing, or human error, thus mistakes are also seen and received. This occurrence is simply due to the laws of mechanical, human, and situational error that cannot be overcome. Client agrees that Stein Photography shall be granted artistic license in photographing and editing your session photos. All decisions are made in the best interest of the client, who will be given the highest quality selection from the images taken. Decisions regarding locations, poses, and number of photographs created and presented shall be deemed to be correct and the image collection complete. A good-faith effort will be made to create any requested photographs, but it is impossible to guarantee that specific requested photographs will be made.
This contract serves as a model release giving the Photographer the irrevocable right to use the photographs in all forms and in all media and in all manners, without any restriction as to changes or alterations, for advertising, trade, promotion, exhibition, or any other lawful purposes. The Photographer can grant use of the images to third parties and all compensation for use and credit for the images remain the property of Stein Photography. Client waives any right to inspect or approve the photograph(s), finished version(s) incorporating the photograph(s), or the use to which it may be applied.
All photographs taken by Stein Photography are our property, will remain our property and are protected by United States Copyright Laws (USC Title 17). Client hereby waives any claims for ownership, income, editorial control and use of the images. Violators of this federal law will be subject to its civil and criminal penalties.
Client agrees to purchase prints directly from Stein Photography unless in possession of high resolution digital files. Client agrees not to scan, copy or reproduce images in any manner without written permission. Should Photographer become aware of reproduction without permission, Client will remit a usage fee of $100 per image, per usage to Photographer. If high resolution digital files are purchased, a written release will be supplied with those files. The release grants Client the right to reproduce the images provided for their personal use only and does not allow the photos to be altered, sold or published. Client further agrees not to supply images to any third parties.
Client shall reserve the time and date of services by signing and this contract along with a non-refundable, non-transferable session fee of $150. No date is reserved until the contract and deposit are received. All payment, either via PayPal, or by check in the mail, must be received within five(5) days of signature or session will be made available to the next client in waiting.
If for any reason Client cancels this contract before the session date, Photographer will keep the full session fee.
I have read, understand and agree to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Person signing as Client below shall be fully responsible for ensuring that full payment is made pursuant to the terms of this Agreement.