Terms & Policies

Payment
 KESS PHOTOGRAPHY accepts payments using PayPal! PayPal accepts all major credit cards (Visa, Master Card, Amex, Discover & payments from your bank account), along with money that's already in your PayPal account, Money Orders, & Cashier's Checks. I am PayPal verified & I do not have access to any of your credit or debit card information. Payment for my services is due prior to the start of any work.

Prior to any services being rendered, the start of any custom projects or the uploading of images for viewing on the clients secured online gallery, clients are required to pay their balance in full. If payment for the requested services are not paid in full at the beginning of a booked session no services will be rendered. Full payment must be received two weeks prior to booked session. 

PayPal is a very secure online payment service! PayPal automatically encrypts your confidential information using the Secure Sockets Layer protocol (SSL) to ensure that your information remains secure. PayPal heavily guards your information both physically & electronically. PayPal is the most widely used on-line payment system! PayPal securely & confidentially handles millions of on-line accounts & they are used by many countries around the world. PayPal also offers 100% protection for buyers against unauthorized payments.

**The prices that have been specified on this website are subject to change anytime without notice.

Terms Of Use
The purchase of any products/services on this site is subject to the Terms of Use as outlined below. It is your responsibility to make sure you read & understand "our terms" before making your payment. Once you have paid for a product and/or service you are agreeing to these terms. These terms are legally binding & must be followed to avoid legal action. You agree to these terms upon purchase whether you've read them or not. Please take a few moments to read & understand them.

1.) All products or services provided by KESS Photography may be used for lawful purposes only. You may NOT share, duplicate, resale, distribute, or claim any of the images or custom work as your own creation.

2.) You may NOT use your purchase for anything other than its created intended use. If you purchase prints... they are not to be reprinted without KESS Photography's expressed written permission.

3.) KESS Photography is NOT responsible for errors due to any changes or edits made by you or anyone who is not a staff member of KESS Photography.

4.) Due to the nature of our products and/or services, we do not issue refunds. We will do our very best to create images and custom work that you will love, but work already completed must be paid for whether or not the images or custom work is used.

5.) All deposits are non refundable, and must be received prior to requested portrait session. 

a) 1x Request to reschedule must be done within 48 hours prior to session date. Last minute and additional requests to reschedule will require an additional deposit.

 

6.) Remaining balance for events/birthday parties and studio sessions must be paid in full 14 days prior to booked event.

 

7.) We reserve the right to feature your images or custom work in our portfolio as a representation of our past work experience.


  8.) A 2 week secure online gallery can be created after viewing/purchase session with Photographer for a small additional fee. Once minor edits (if requested) are made to images and uploaded online, we will send you a unique password to view your images.

 9.) We reserve the right to refuse service based on our own judgment.

10.) KESS Photography assumes NO responsibility for claims of any type from the use of our images or services. The customer agrees to hold KESS Photography harmless in liability, expense, claims, fees & loss or damage. In no way will KESS Photography be held liable for any use of our images or services by the client or other third parties.

11.) On occasion KESS Photography works with independent contractors from our preferred professionals list including but not limited to; masseuses, facial specialists, DJ's and make up artists, KESS Photography is not liable or responsible for any conflicts a client may have with any person or business outside of KESS Photography.

 

12.) We reserve the right to change our terms & policies at anytime without notice.

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KESS Commitment To You
KESS works very hard to ensure that photography images and services provided are flawlessly done with high quality, professional craftsmanship, & pride!! Whether it takes hours or just a few minutes of work to complete a project, We promise to do the very best because your satisfaction is VERY important to KESS Photography! We pride ourselves on outstanding customer service as well.

Privacy Policy & Guarantee
Your personal and financial privacy is very important to KESS Photography! I will never, under any circumstances, sell or share any of your information! Any information you provide is considered strictly confidential! You will not ever receive unsolicited email from other companies or individuals as a result of doing business with KESS Photography! If you subscribe to the KESS Photography newsletter, your name & email address will be stored in my database and is purely kept to send you updates on the latest specials and announcements! You are free to unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time! Simply go to the newsletter subscription page, click unsubscribe, & click send! Just to be clear, it is NOT KESS Photography's policy to spam anyone.
 Code of Ethics
When it comes to photography... there is a great deal of trust & judgment involved before a client can choose to hire me as their photographer. My code of ethics standards can't remove all worries, but it can give a client a sense of security knowing that I am ready to handle their photography needs.

KESS commits to providing the following standards to all clients:

We will never sell or share any of your private information for any reason.

We will not intentionally engage in any activity that could harm a clients.

We will always be honest with you & never intentionally mislead you.

We will be open and honest with you about my background & experience.

We will not make promises that I can not keep. Period!

We will not make a recommendation to you that I do not fully believe in.

We will keep your needs & best interests in mind at all times.

We will not accept a job that violates my personal integrity or moral standards.

Disclaimers
All Clients are subject to KESS Photography terms, policies, conditions, and notices (" Terms & Policies"), as well as all applicable laws. By purchasing a KESS Photography package or service, you accept  terms without limitation or qualification.

All clients (past, present & future) that use any KESS Photography services provided, are bound by the policies and guidelines outlined in the Terms & Policies!

KESS Photography is not liable for other website links that are included on this website! These websites are not affiliated with KESS Photography and KESS Photography does not hold any responsibility or liability in reference to the content or the activities of these websites or their owners.

Copyright
This website and its entire contents, including all website pages, designs, photographs, graphics, & text are property of KESS Photography! All content on this website is protected under the United States & International Copyright Laws! To be clear, it is unlawful to reproduce, print, distribute, or transmit any portion of this website without the expressed written consent of KESS Photography!

 All attempts to copy or use  KESS Photography property without permission will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law! All Rights Reserved. Please be respectful... DO NOT COPY!!
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