The entire copyright in the Images is retained by ABL Photography at all times throughout the world.
2. Licence to Use/Usage Rights
The client is free to use the images as they see fit from the date of payment of the relevant invoice(s). No use may be made of the Images before payment in full of the relevant invoice(s) without the express permission of ABL. Any permission which may be given for prior use by ABL in writing will automatically be revoked if full payment is not made by the due date or if the Client is declared bankrupt or put into receivership or liquidation.
3. Cancellation & Postponement
(i) Once the Client has made a booking for a specific time and date, ABL Photography will not accept any other work from other clients for those times and dates.
(ii) As a result, once a booking is made, if it is subsequently cancelled, a cancellation fee will be charged to the Client according to the following schedule. If the Client cancels a booking with more than 7 days notice, the booking fee will be refunded in full. If the Client cancels photography with less than 7 days notice, the booking fee is not refunded, however a session can be rescheduled for another date. In addition to this cancellation fee, the Client will be charged for any expenses already incurred by ABL Photography.
(i) The Client must satisfy itself that all necessary rights, model releases or consents which may be required for reproduction, are obtained and it is acknowledged that ABL Photography gives no warranty or undertaking that any such rights, model releases or consents have or will be obtained whether in relation to the use of names, people, trade marks, registered or copyright designs or works of art depicted in any Image. ABL Photography shall only be responsible for obtaining such clearances if this has been expressly agreed in writing before the shoot. In all other cases the Client shall indemnify ABL Photography against all expenses, damages, claims and legal costs arising out of any failure to obtain such clearances.
(ii) ABL Photography will not be liable for any consequential loss of profit or income however caused and it is the Client’s responsibility to insure against such loss or damage.
(iii) ABL's liability for any claims shall not exceed in any event the total amount paid by the clients.