Terms and Conditions | Use of Images
01 May 2022
London Estate Photography does not meet HR Revenue & Customs annual income threshold requirements so VAT is not required to be collected or paid. Payment is due at time of scheduling the appointment or before the images are downloaded. All major forms of debit and credit cards are accepted.
The content of this website, including without limitation, graphics, photographic images, and overall design of this website, and all content, are owned by London Estate Photography and are protected by UK Copyright Law. Reproduction, storage, or transmittal, of any image on this website, whether whole or in part, is prohibited without express prior written permission of London Estate Photography.
Use of Images/Photographs
Photographs are intended for the life of estate agency, estate agent, property owner, or property owner’s estate, for property listing only. This includes the re-listing of same property. You may not use or reproduce a photograph in such a manner as to suggest an affiliation with, or endorsement by any product, person, or entity, that is not affiliated with you. Estate agencies are permitted to overlay their company logo onto property images. Otherwise, you agree not to modify, alter, or manipulate any picture, including without limitation, adding other material to a photograph, without the prior written consent of London Estate Photography.
Use of images provided by London Estate Photography is restricted solely for the purposes of publishing photographs in Listing Database Services such as Zoopla Property Group (ZPG/zoopla.co.uk), Rightmove Data Services (rightmove.co.uk), PrimeLocation.com, DataExport.co.uk, PropertyData.co.uk, and similar property data feeds and magazine print ads relating to the listing only.
Estate agency, estate agent, or property owner may use the photos for the life of the listing, or any subsequent re-listing by the same estate agency, estate agent or property owner.
- Estate agency, estate agent, or property owner may use the photos for marketing purposes such as flyers, print ads, “Just Listed” or “Just Sold” postcard marketing.
- Estate agency, estate agent, or property owner may use the photos on their website for listing purposes only.
- Estate agency, estate agent, or property owner is allowed to share the photographs with their client however, client is not allowed to mass distribute on their private social media accounts or make additional copies of photographs unless the London Estate Photography logo is attached onto face of each image.
- Estate agency, estate agent, or property owner may not re-sell images to other estate agencies, estate agents, or any other party or entity.
- Estate agency, estate agent, or property owner may not copyright the photos under their business or personal name(s).
- Estate agency, estate agent, or property owner may not use the photos for self-promotion on their own Internet or business website or print advertising without the express written permission of Frank Biganski and London Estate Photography.
- Estate agency, estate agent, or property owner may not distribute the photos to home staging companies, Interior designers, or builders, without the express written consent of photographer Frank Biganski and London Estate Photography.
- All images are electronically protected using Digimarc Guardian digital watermarking services. Re-distribution of images outside of these terms is enforced.
Image Quality & Post Production
All of our property images are photographed using a combination of High Dynamic Resolution (HDR) and/or bounce flash and are then post-produced and edited using Photoshop Lightroom to ensure vertical and horizontal lines are as perpendicular as possible. Essentially, we provide custom images for every property that’s photographed to ensure clients receive the highest quality imagery possible. All images are taken at 2400 x 1602 pixels at 150 dpi which is perfectly suitable for both property data feeds and print content.
Delivery of Images
Images are digitally delivered before 9:00 AM the following day of the photoshoot, including weekends and holidays. Image download links will remain active for up to six (6) months after date of shoot, with some images and links remaining active “for the life of the photographer”. After six months from date of photo appointment, and at the sole discretion of London Estate Photography and photographer Frank Biganski, images may be deleted and purged from our online Cloud storage system without notice to client. Therefore, it is strongly advised that clients download and save their images to their own electronic device as soon as the images are delivered and received. London Estate Photography is not liable for images lost or accidentally deleted by client after six (6) months from original date of photography appointment.
Listing photographs are provided “as is” and all implied warranties are hereby disclaimed including without limitation, the warranties of title, infringement, merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose. Whilst London Estate Photography uses reasonable efforts to ensure compliance with applicable laws relating to rights of privacy or publicity, London Estate Photography and any other affiliates make no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, correctness or reliability of the photographs.
London Estate Photography cannot ensure that persons depicted in a casual photographs, portraiture, or artworks displayed on the interior walls of a property, including immediate or extended family members, have consented to the display of their personal imagery. If your personal imagery or artworks appear on this website without your consent and you wish to have it removed, please contact the photographer Frank Biganski.
London Estate Photography has no control over the distribution of images that have propagated into the Listing Database System on websites such as Rightmove, Zoopla, Foxtons, Winkworth, Dexters, Savills, and other similar property websites. If you discover that your personal family images or artworks are being displayed on such websites, you must contact those institutions and/or listing estate agents, agencies, or property owners directly to have the image(s) in question removed from those website(s). London Estate Photography and photographer Frank Biganski has no control over the content that is electronically distributed into any Listing Property Data feeds, and London Estate Photography and Frank Biganski is not liable for property image content found outside the confounds and control of London Estate Photography, photographer Frank Biganski, and this website
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London Estate Photography is unable to make representations or warranties as to the functionality of this website, whether it is free of errors and whether the server hosting the website Cloudways.com is free of viruses and other harmful material. Accordingly, you acknowledge that your use of this web site is at your own risk and in no event shall the website, London Estate Photography, or company’s owners, its employees, subsidiaries, affiliates and representatives, be responsible or held liable for any damages of any kind including, but not limited to, lost business or profits, loss of data, use, misuse, direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, compensatory, exemplary, special or punitive damages however caused, whether for breach of contract, negligence, or otherwise, whether or not the site or the company has been advised of the possibility of any such damages.
You agree that London Estate Photography, the website, and the company’s parties maximum liability arising from any photograph or product sold or purchased shall not exceed the purchase price of such photograph or product. For the use of any unauthorized photograph or product, you, the customer or user, will be held responsible for the use and claims against that use.
Indemnification and Termination Policy
In the event that you reproduce, display, transmit, distribute or otherwise exploit the photographs, or any portion thereof, in any manner not authorised by London Estate Photography, or if you otherwise infringe any intellectual property rights relating to the photographs or this web site, you agree to indemnify and hold London Estate Photography, Frank Biganski, his subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, photographers, and representatives, harmless against any losses, expenses, costs or damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, incurred by them as a result of unauthorized use of the photographs and/or your breach of this terms of this agreement.
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