Bookings and Payment
Christine Burgess Photography's fee for family, generation and maternity lifestyle portrait sessions is $100 which is (" non-refundable payment") that must be paid within hours of signing the agreement. This also applies to newborn through to children sessions. The listed date will not be reserved until this agreement is fully executed upon your payment, the photographer will reserve the time and date agreed by both parties. The client agrees that this non-refundable payment is earned by the photographer when paid and is remitted in consideration of the experience, reputation, skill of the photographer, and consideration of the inability of the photographer to schedule other clients during this time.
Payment for product orders will be submitted to the photographer within 1 week of gallery delivery. No products will be delivered until the entire amount is paid in full. Acceptable payment methods include direct deposit or cheque. Returned cheques are subject to a $50 returned cheque fee. Client assume responsibility for any and all collection costs.
If the client requests to amend or cancel this contract before the agreed upon photographic event, the initial nonrefundable payment will be applied to a mutually agreed upon reschedule date. If the client fails to show or cancels 1 week or less before the agreed photographic event date, the initial non-refundable payment will be forfeited.
In the event that the weather conditions are not desirable for the shoot based on Christine Burgess Photography's recommendations, the session will need to be rescheduled and the fee will be waived or an alternative location agreed upon. Due to liability and equipment damages, this decision will be at Photographer discretion.
Location and Travel
The photographic session generally occurs at Shorncliffe unless otherwise agreed upon. If client specifies a certain location to be used during the shoot, the client is responsible for all location fees involved such as location access fees, parking and other expenditures directly required for fulfilment of this agreement. The client will pay$50 per 10 kilometres outside the suburb of Brisbane.
Indemnification and Liability
Client agrees to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Photographer and its affiliates, employees, agents and independent contractors for any injury, property damage, liability, claim or other cause of action arising out of or related to Services and/or product(s) Photographer provides to Client. Claims against Photographer for the delivered artistic works must be brought to Photographer's attention within one (1) week from date of. After one (1) week, the Client waives any right to submit a claim to Photographer for reimbursement of any fees previously paid or for her waiver or forgiveness of any fees that may still be outstanding.
This Contract incorporates the entire understanding of the parties. Any modifications of this Contract must be in writing and signed by both parties. Any waiver of a breach or default here under will not be deemed a waiver of a subsequent breach or default of either the same provision or any other provision of this Contract.
If either party to this Contract brings a legal action against the other party to this Contract to secure the specific performance of this Contract, collect damages for breach of this Contract, or otherwise enforce or interpret this Contract, the prevailing party will recover reasonable attorney’s fees and all costs, premiums for bonds, fees, and other expenses expended or incurred in the action in addition to any other relief that may be awarded.