Terms and conditions:
~ DEPOSIT AND PAYMENTS. A $100 deposit is due at time of booking and is non-refundable except in the event that Goldfinch Photography cancels the booking. The remainder is due the day of the session, minimum payment is the Silver collection. Payment for any additional products or collection upgrade is due in full at the time of product/collection ordering. Payments must then be made via cash, direct deposit or credit card (2%surcharge). The client may cancel a session at any time but in doing so shall forfeit any monies paid. A session may be rescheduled with no loss of fee if notified to Goldfinch Photography via telephone or email 72 prior to the session (except medical reasons). The session fee covers the time for the session by the Goldfinch Photography and is due on the session day, Session fee is non-refundable
~ RATES. Our rates and packages are valid for a limited time only and are subject to review from time to time. If you have received a cost estimate from us in the past or viewed our packages on our website, you are by no means guaranteed of said rate, unless it is our current rate or has been expressly confirmed by us. Cost estimates are valid for 30 days only.
~ STYLE. If you have not already, please review samples of our work on the gallery page to make sure that our style of photography and editing is a good fit for you. If you are unhappy at any time during the session, please let the photographer know as soon as possible, so that any issues can be discussed and resolved
~ SAFETY. No pose or prop can be guaranteed due to the nature of newborn photography and the uncertainty of each baby and their personality. Goldfinch Photography has the right to refuse any pose if they see it as being unsafe or dangerous. Goldfinch Photography will not be held liable if a specific pose you really wanted, cannot be attained the day of your session due to special circumstances. Goldfinch Photography shall be entitled to use their judgement regarding the style and artistic input in the production of pictures. In the event of uncooperative children at a session of any kind, for any reason, Goldfinch Photography may not be able to capture any, or all the images the Client may have requested or expected. The Client is responsible for all children at all sessions.
~ EDITING. After selecting your favourite unedited images, then images are fully edited to Goldfinch Photography style before presenting to client. Additional edits are carried out at the discretion of Goldfinch Photography. Goldfinch Photography reserves the right to charge the Client for additional editing to cover time involved.
~ SCREENS. Goldfinch Photography is using a high-end latest technology monitors regularly calibrated. When viewing photographs on non-calibrated screens, the colours, exposure or tones may look slightly different. This is due to many various non-calibrated screen types, the colours you see in your proof on your viewing device of choice may vary. Please consider viewing your proof on a second device, if this is a concern to you.
~ PRINTING. Client understands that all images shall be printed through Goldfinch Photography for highest quality long lasting products. Goldfinch Photography is not responsible for the quality of prints by any third-party printing labs. The printer colour management must be managed correctly between a photographer and printing lab to achieve the exact same results as you see on your digital file. Therefore, we strongly recommend using our professional printing labs.
~ TIME. Our time is valuable to us. Please be on time for your photo session, on location or at our studio. Please let us know, if you are running late. However, please be aware that the scheduled starting time of your session will remain the same (whether you are on time or not) and may influence quantity of images received. Please keep in mind that we may have other responsibilities after your session and therefore may have to cancel, if you are unreasonably late. In this case the client will forfeit the full session fee and will have to reschedule the session at an additional cost, when we have a suitable opening available.
~ PORTFOLIO. Selected images will be chosen for portfolio, website and our promotional purposes unless client expressly decline. If you do not want your images shown on our portfolio, website or promotion work please let us know
~ COPYRIGHT. All images are copyrighted by Goldfinch Photography