This document is intended to set forth the policies and procedures used by
Michelle Lineka Photography. These Policies, procedures terms, and conditions are agreed upon between Michelle Lineka Photography and you, the client, upon booking a session.
Advertising: Michelle Lineka Photography, reserves the right to use images from this session for display, publication, or other purposes. All digital images remain the property of Michelle Lineka Photography and may be reproduced and used in any format by Michelle Lineka Photography.
Photographer: Your photos will be taken by Lineka Michelle. However, if the Photographer may substitute another photographer to take the photographs in the event of the Photographer's illness or of scheduling conflicts. In event of such substitution, Photographer taking the photographs shall be a competent professional.
Retainer Fees: Your non-refundable retainer/session fee(s) is (are) required to book and hold your appointment(s) (Visa/MasterCard/Discover accepted). The retainer is 30% of the total package. The balance of your package is due the day before or on photo day. NO EXCEPTIONS!!!
Arrival: Please show up 5 minutes before your scheduled start time. If you do not show for the appointment within 10 minutes of the start time, you will be asked to reschedule and/or pay $25.
Re-Scheduling: If you need to reschedule, you must notify us within hours of your photo session date, we will apply your retainer fee to the newly scheduled date, otherwise the retainer fee is non-refundable. If you contact us less than 24 hours prior to your scheduled photo session date, a new retainer fee will be charged for your new session date.
Cancellations: If you cancel any sessions for any reason, please contact us by phone or email. All retainer fees are non-refundable for cancellation, however, they are transferable.
Failure to Perform. If the Photographer cannot perform this Agreement due to fire, or another casualty, strike, the act of God, or other cause beyond the control of the parties, or due to Photographer's illness, then Photographer shall return the deposit to the client but shall have no further liability with respect to the Agreement. This limitation on liability shall also apply in event that the photographic materials are damaged in processing, lost through camera malfunction, lost in the mail. Or otherwise lost or damaged without fault on part of the Photographer. In the event the Photographer fails to perform for any other reason, the Photographer shall not be liable for any amount in excess of the retail value of the Client's order.
Makeup/Hair: We are happy to provide a list of makeup/hairstylists, however, we do not make any express warranties as to the quality of work provided. The client is totally responsible for additional re-scheduling costs as specified in the re-scheduling section of this policies document. The client must be photo-ready at arrival time when arriving at the photo session location.
Payment: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or Cash are all accepted. NO CHECKS!!! Any balance on the photoshoot package is due the day before the photoshoot. If additional prints are ordered, payment is due at the time the order is placed. Receipts will be supplied. ALL SALES ARE FINAL!!