The Fine Print

Copyright and Reproductions: All images copyrighted by photographers, Lisa Anne Photography. It is illegal and unlawful to scan, copy, or reproduce Lisa Anne Photography’s work in any manner or medium and punishable by law with fines starting at $150,000. Federal copyright law gives professional photographers the exclusive right to control the use, publication, alteration, and copying of their photographs.  Violations of this law are subject to both civil and criminal penalties.  Lisa Anne Photography shall own the copyright for all images created whether or not this agreement is terminated or cancelled.  Lisa Anne Photography retains all rights in the images resulting from this assignment and retains the right to use the photographs in its portfolio as samples of its work, on its web site, in advertising and marketing for its services, in contests and art exhibitions.

Print Orders: Print orders must be made and paid in full at the ordering appointment in order to receive special pricing. All other orders will have to refer to regular pricing. For those previewing online, your online gallery expires within three days. It is highly recommended that you make your purchasing decisions within this time frame. If you would like to re-publish your gallery, there is a $45 fee.

Exclusive Photographer: Please only bring the people that will be photographed to the session. Also, please do not bring your own camera, camcorder, or recording device to the session.  We understand that you may want to take pictures of your babies first session, but other cameras can interfere with our wireless studio lights.  Please just let us know that you’d like to take a few pictures of us working with your little one so we can coordinate our shooting.

Before Your Session: Please have your children dressed and ready to go for their session. This includes hair combing and having their faces clean. Children are more likely to become grouchy if they are fussed with too much before the session.

Final Prints: Your final print order will be delivered approximately 3-4 weeks after your ordering appointment. Canvases and albums may take up to 3-4 weeks after final approval. Lisa Anne Photography will contact you by phone or email in order to set up a convenient time for delivery of your images.

Portrait Care: Handle your portraits with extreme care. Damage incurred as a result of improper handling, framing or hanging is the responsibility of the client.

Retainer Policy: A non-refundable retainer for your session is due within five days after booking your appointment, but before your session. This guarantees the time and date allotted for you. Should payment not be received in this time frame, Lisa Anne Photography reserves the right to offer the date and time to another client.

Sales are Final: Due to the custom nature of each session, all sales final.

Designs & Cards:  Several pre-made card designs will be shown to you. You may make up to three small revisions, any additional revisions will be charged at $50 per hour. For collages and storyboards, if you’d like revisions after a collage or storyboard has been shown to you, you must first pay a non-refundable retainer on the purchase of a collage. No further revisions will be made without such retainer.

Retouching: Any retouching beyond the basic retouching we automatically do (small facial scars, blemishes, eye circles) will be charged a fee of $50 per hour. This includes braces, removal of logos/words on shirts, etc.

Re-Shoots: Re-shoots are at the discretion of the photographer; and are not given for regretful personal choices such as hair and clothing choices.

Under the Weather: If your child is feeling ill, please call to reschedule. Lisa Anne Photography understands that sometimes, this happens. If you must cancel, please try to do so at least 48 hours before your session.

Travel Fee: There is a travel fee for locations 5 miles outside of Chesapeake, VA, 23321.

Payment Options: Lisa Anne Photography accepts cash and checks; VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.

Personal Checks: Checks returned by the bank, for any reason, will be charged a $25.00 service charge and all orders will be cancelled if they are not paid in full within three days of notification.

Usage: Lisa Anne Photography reserves the right to use the negatives and/or reproductions for display, publication, or other purposes. Negatives and originals remain the property of Lisa Anne Photography.

Model Release: Photographs taken at all sessions and presented by this photographer may be used by Photographer for the purpose of display, portfolio, advertising, website or any publication to promote his/her studio or name, and the images can be used without additional compensation to the undersigned.  I further waive any and all rights to review or approve any uses of the images, any written copy or finished product.  I am of full legal age and have read and fully understand the terms of this release.  The photographer or studio named here may not sell or give photographs of me or my property to a third party without my written permission.

Reprints: All ordered images will be kept on file for one year after your initial order. All images that are not ordered will be kept on file for one week only. You are welcome to place a re-print order from the images you originally purchased.