Terms & Conditions

By booking a photoshoot with MARLE COETZER CC, you acknowledge my right to the images. MARLE COETZER CC retains the right to use any such images in our portfolio as well as marketing materials and any other use that we deem suitable. If photos are used on social networking sites (e.g.: Facebook) or the Internet, please credit MARLé COETZER as the photographer.

YOUR WEDDING OR SHOOT WILL ONLY BE CONFIRMED AFTER I HAVE RECEIVED YOUR 50% DEPOSIT. Please have your name as reference on any payments.

  • A 50% deposit is required to secure the date with the balance due on the day of the wedding/shoot. PHOTOGRAPHS WILL NOT BE RELEASED WITHOUT PROOF OF FULL PAYMENT.

  • Package includes traveling costs in and around Jhb/Pretoria. Traveling cost outside Jhb/Pretoria is R3/km excluding toll-gate costs.

  • The photographer adhere to strict time limits as per package, after which a set fee of R350 per hour will apply. These fees will be added to the final invoice.

  • Copyright: please note all photographs remain the copyright of Marlé Coetzer. All images supplied to you are for your personal use only i.e. they are not for commercial use. Prior consent for the use of the images for any other purpose than for your personal enjoyment is to be sought from Marlé Coetzer. Permission is herewith given to Marlé Coetzer Photography to use any photograph for marketing, photographic competitions, exhibitions and display.

Wedding Cancellation Policy: Marlé Coetzer Photography will not be liable for any refunds if you cancell our services less than 3 months before the wedding date. If more than 3 months notice is given, there will still be a 50% cancellation fee on the deposit you have paid.

Liability: Marlé Coetzer will not be liable for any loss or damage suffered by the customer as a result of, inter alia, the following:

  • Force Majeure
  • Fire,
  • Hijacking, theft and related events,
  • Malfunction of equipment, (I always have back ups ;-))
  • Loss of negatives, memory card and/or digital information etc by the development laboratory,
  • The photographer will not be held responsible for unknown damage of film/data,
  • The undersigned agrees to waive any claims of negligence, breach of warranty or contract, mental harm and distress.

More:

  • I consent to judgment in terms of section 57 and section 58 of the Magistrates Court Act, to be obtained against me in order for Marlé Coetzer Photography to collect any outstanding and due amount from me.
  • Should I default in any part payment or instalment payment, due and payable, I consent to the whole outstanding balance to become payable immediately.
  • I consent to the payment of all legal costs, should Marlé Coetzer Photography have to institute legal action against me, at attorney and own client scale, plus interest.
  • I also consent to payment of collection commission and tracing agent’s fees.
  • The photographic and studying material generated, and or furnished by Marlé Coetzer, will remain the property in all respects of Marlé Coetzer until full and final settlement of all outstanding fees has been affected.

LEGAL STUFF:

The products and services offered by or through the www.marlecoetzer.co.za website are made available subject to the following Terms and Conditions. By using the www.marlecoetzer.co.za website, you agree to be bound by, and to comply with, these Terms and Conditions and any further Terms and Conditions that the Proprietor may prescribe from time to time. The Proprietor reserves the right to make changes to this site and these disclaimers, terms and conditions at any time. Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully:

COPYRIGHT
All content included on this website, such as photographs, text, graphics, logos, images, and software, is the property of the Proprietor or its content suppliers and protected by South African and international copyright laws. Furthermore, the compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on this website is the exclusive property of the Proprietor and protected by South African and international copyright laws.Without derogating from the above, the Proprietor authorizes you to view, copy, download to a local drive, print and distribute the content of this website, or parts thereof, provided that:

Such content is used for information purposes only; Such content is used for non-commercial purposes.
You are expressly prohibited from incorporating any of the material from this website in any other work, publication or website of your own or belonging to another; Any reproduction of material from this website or portion thereof must include this notice in its entirety.

LIABILITY DISCLAIMER
The information, content, services, products and materials published on this website, including without limitation, text, graphics and links are provided on an "as is" basis. The Proprietor makes no representations or warranties of any kind, expressed or implied, as to the operation of this website or the accuracy, correctness or completeness of the information, contents, materials, or products included on this site. Without limiting the generality of the aforegoing:

The Proprietor does not warrant that this website will be error free, or will meet any particular criteria of accuracy, completeness or reliability of information, performance or quality; and
Whilst the Proprietor has taken reasonable measures to ensure the integrity of this website and its contents, no warranty, whether expressed or implied, is given that any files, downloads or applications available on this website are free of viruses, Trojans, bombs, time-locks or any other data or code which has the ability to corrupt or affect the operation of your system.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
In no event shall the Proprietor and its suppliers be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages arising out of or in any way connected with the use of this website. Such limitation shall also apply with respect to damages resulting from the inability to use this website, the operational failure of this website, or for any information, data, products, and services obtained through this website, or otherwise arising out of the use of this website, whether based on contract, delict, strict liability or otherwise, even if the Proprietor and/or any of its suppliers has been advised of the possibility of damages.

PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION
Although reasonable steps have been taken to ensure the accuracy and completeness of the contents, data and information on this site, there may be instances where such information proves inaccurate or incomplete. Before placing any reliance on the data and information provided on this site please consult the Proprietor directly or approach your own professional advisors. You should take all reasonable steps to ensure and verify the accuracy of the contents, data and information obtained from this site.

Without limiting the generality of the aforegoing:
This website could include technical, typographical or other inaccuracies and you are urged to contact your own professional advisors to confirm all information contained on this website prior to placing reliance thereon. Changes are periodically made to the information herein and these changes will be incorporated in new editions of this website.

VIOLATION AND WAIVER
Should you violate these Terms and Conditions or any other rights of the Proprietor, we reserve the right to pursue any and all legal and equitable remedies against you. If we should fail to enforce any right or provision in these Terms and Conditions, you agree that this failure does not constitute a waiver of such right or provision or of any other rights or provisions in these Terms and Conditions.

If a court should find that one or more rights or provisions set forth in these Terms and Conditions are invalid, you agree that the remainder of the Terms and Conditions shall be enforceable and that, to the extent permitted by law, the court shall give effect to the parties' intentions, as reflected in any such right or provision that has been declared invalid or unenforceable.