ENTIRE AGREEMENT: This agreement contains the entire understanding between Lens Of Lane and the CLIENT. It supersedes all prior and simultaneous agreements between the parties. The only way to add or change this agreement is to do so in writing, signed by all parties. In the event that any part of this agreement is found to be invalid or unenforceable, the remainder of this agreement shall remain valid and enforceable. Any agreement to waive one or more provisions of this agreement or any failure by one or both parties to enforce a provision of this agreement shall not constitute a waiver of any other portion or provision of this agreement.
RESERVATION: A signed contract and retainer fee are required to reserve the dates and times of the EVENT(S). If the EVENT(S) are rescheduled, postponed, or cancelled; or if there is a breach of contract by the CLIENT, the retainer fee is non-refundable and shall be liquidated damages to Lens Of Lane. The CLIENT shall also be responsible for payment for any of Lens Of Lane materials charges incurred up to time of cancellation.
EVENT SCHEDULE: The client agrees to confirm the schedule one-week prior to the EVENT(S). Notification of any changes in schedule or location must be made in a timely manner and confirmation of receipt must be obtained from Lens Of Lane by the CLIENT.
SAFETY: Lens Of Lane reserves to right to terminate coverage and leave the location of the EVENT(S) if the Lens Of Lane experiences inappropriate, threatening, hostile or offensive behavior from person(s) at the EVENT(S); or in the event that the safety of Lens Of Lane is in question.
SHOOTING TIME / ADDITIONS: The CLIENT and Lens Of Lane agree that cooperation and punctuality are essential to accomplish the goals and wishes of all parties. Shooting commences at the scheduled start time and ends at the scheduled end time. If the CLIENT does not arrive at the appointed time for the EVENT(S), shooting will commence at the scheduled start time and end at the scheduled end time. All additional time beyond the scheduled end time will be billed to the CLIENT.
EXPENSES INCURRED: When applicable, the CLIENT is responsible for all travel, accommodation, meal and transport costs unless provided by the CLIENT.
TRAVEL EXPENSES: All travel expenses are based on the distance between the EVENT location(s) and Lens Of Lane studio address. For all EVENT(S), the first 100 miles roundtrip of travel are included. All miles in excess of 100 miles roundtrip are charged at $.50 per mile.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Lens Of Lane is not responsible for compromised coverage due to causes beyond the control of Lens Of Lane including but not limited to obtrusive guests, lateness of the CLIENT or guests, weather conditions, schedule complications, incorrect addresses provided to Lens Of Lane, rendering of decorations, or restrictions of the locations. Lens Of Lane is not responsible for backgrounds or lighting conditions which may negatively impact or restrict the photo coverage. Lens Of Lane is not held liable for missed coverage of any part of the EVENT(S). Lens Of Lane will not be held accountable for failure to deliver images of any individuals or any objects at the EVENT(S).
VENUE AND LOCATION LIMITATIONS: Lens Of Lane is limited by the rules and guidelines of the location(s) and site management. The CLIENT agrees to accept the technical results of their imposition on Lens Of Lane. Negotiation with the officials for moderation of guidelines is the CLIENT's responsibility; Lens Of Lane will offer technical recommendations only.
PERMITS: The CLIENT is responsible for acquiring all permits and necessary permission for all locations on which Lens Of Lane will be performing services.
FILM and COPYRIGHTS: Lens Of Lane grants the CLIENT permission to share the images on social networking websites, with family and friends, and on vendor websites as long as the images remain unaltered and textual credit is explicitly given to Lens Of Lane.
MODEL RELEASE: The CLIENT hereby assigns Lens Of Lane the irrevocable and unrestricted right to use and publish photographs of the CLIENT or in which the CLIENT may be included, for editorial, trade, advertising, educational and any other purpose and in any manner and medium; to alter the same without restriction; and to copyright the same without restriction. The CLIENT releases all claim to profits that may arise from use of images.
LIMIT OF LIABILITY: In the unlikely event that Lens Of Lane is unable to perform to the guidelines of this contract due to an injury, illness, act of God, act of terrorism, or other cause beyond the control of Lens Of Lane, Lens Of Lane will make every effort to secure a replacement. If the situation should occur and a suitable replacement is not found, responsibility and liability is limited to the return of all payments received for the EVENT(S).
In the unlikely event that digital files have been lost, stolen, or destroyed for reasons beyond Lens Of Lane control, including but not limited to camera, hard drive, or equipment malfunction, Lens Of Lane liability is limited to the return of all payments received for the EVENT(S). The limit of liability for a partial loss of originals shall be a prorated amount of the exposures lost based on the percentage of total number of originals. Lens Of Lane is not liable for the loss of images beyond the lesser of the final delivery of all products included in the package or one year.
CAPTURE AND DELIVERY: Lens Of Lane is not liable to deliver every image taken at the event. The determination of images delivered to the CLIENT is left to the discretion of Lens Of Lane.
POST PRODUCTION AND EDITING: The final post production and editing styles, effects, and overall look of the images are left to the discretion of Lens Of Lane
Exclusive Photographer:Lens of Lane shall be the exclusive professional photographer during the wedding. Family and friends of the Client shall be permitted to photograph with phones as they please, as long as they shall not interfere with the Photographer’s duties.
PAYMENT SCHEDULE: The aforementioned 25% non-refundable retainer fee is due at the time of signing of agreement. The remaining balance is payable in full two weeks prior to the EVENT(S). In the event the CLIENT fails to remit payment as specified, the COMPANY shall have the right to immediately terminate this agreement with no further obligation and not attend the EVENT(S).