Policies

Privacy Notice

Last Updated 7/2/19

 

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for Mark Funkhouser Photography (www.markfunkhouserphotography.com). This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.

  2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.

  3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.

  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

 

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing 
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

Your Access to and Control Over Information 
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address given on our website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.

  • Change/correct any data we have about you.

  • Have us delete any data we have about you unless the data is necessary to fulfill a legal obligation on our part such as filing sales tax reports or other legal requirements.

  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

 

Security 
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the Web page.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

Credit Card Information

Mark Funkhouser Photography does not have access to the credit card information you enter into the website.  Mark Funkhouser Photography uses third party payment processors that handle the credit card transactions.

Links 

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

 

Google Analytics and Cookies
Some of our business partners may use cookies on our site (for example, advertisers). However, we have no access to or control over these cookies.  Google Analytics is one of these sites.  To learn more about how Google Analytics uses data when you visit this site, read the article "How Google uses data when you use our partners' sites or apps” located at www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via the email address on our website.

 
Return and Refund Policy

 

Mark Funkhouser Photography has a Return and Refund Policy that does not allow for returns, refunds or exchanges on any items purchased, whether purchased through the online store, phone, email, in-person or any other kind of order.  All sales are final.  Although we do not admit to having any responsibility for items with a manufacturing defect or items damaged during shipping, for items with a manufacturing defect or items damaged during shipping, you may contact Mark Funkhouser Photography via the email specified in your order confirmation or the Mark Funkhouser Photography website as soon as possible after you receive the defective or damaged item.  Mark Funkhouser Photography will attempt to work with the lab / manufacturer / shipper of the item to facilitate a replacement product utilizing the lab / manufacturer / shipper’s policies that apply to the circumstances.  Lab / manufacturer / shippers have polices in place with time limits for making a claim of a damaged or defective item.  If Mark Funkhouser Photography is unable to meet a time limit specified by the lab / manufacturer / shipper’s policies, Mark Funkhouser Photography will have no responsibility for either facilitating or providing a replacement product.

 

If you execute a written contract with Mark Funkhouser Photography for products and / or services, the terms of the contract, when in conflict with this Return and Refund Policy, will apply.

 
Terms and Conditions

By using Mark Funkhouser Photography, markfunkhouserphotography.com or any of our other websites, services or social media sites, you agree to these these Terms and Conditions.  Please read them carefully.

  1. Electronic Communications.  When you use Mark Funkhouser Photography’s online services, or send e-mails, text messages, and other communications from your desktop or mobile device to us, you may be communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically, such as e-mails, texts, mobile push notices, or notices and messages on this site or through the other Mark Funkhouser Photography sites, such as our social media site, and you can retain copies of these communications for your records. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

  2. Adjustments and Alterations.  Mark Funkhouser Photography reserves the right to make minor adjustments and / or alterations to items you order to best fulfill your order.  For instance, Mark Funkhouser Photography may need to crop, resize or otherwise make alterations to an image for it to print properly on the medium you selected.  Mark Funkhouser Photography will make adjustments and alterations at its sole discretion.

  3. Appearance of Products.  The physical product may not appear exactly as it did on your computer or other electronic device.  Electronic devices vary in the way they show digital images and the physical product may have slightly different colors or other physical characteristics compared to what you saw on your electronic device.  These variances are normal.

  4. Returns, Refunds and Exchanges.  All sales are final.  See Mark Funkhouser Photography’s Returns and Refunds Policy for further information.

  5. Sales Tax.  Mark Funkhouser Photography collects combined Ohio and Franklin County sales tax on online sales orders for customers residing in Ohio.  If you reside outside Ohio and make an online purchase, we do not collect sales tax.  You, however, may be responsible for paying a sales, use or other tax to your own state for your purchase.  You are solely responsible for identifying and paying any such due tax or taxes.

  6. Privacy Policy.  Mark Funkhouser Photography maintains a Privacy Policy.  Please refer to our website for the latest version of the Privacy Policy.

  7. Copyright Notice.  All images and content on our website and other online platforms are protected by copyright and may not be downloaded, reproduced or used in any manner without express written consent from Mark Funkhouser Photography.

  8. Product Descriptions.  Mark Funkhouser Photography attempts to be as accurate as possible.  However, we do not warrant that product descriptions are accurate, complete, current or error free.

  9. Applicable Law.  By using Mark Funkhouser Photography and our online services, you agree that applicable federal law, and the laws of the state of Ohio, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Terms and Conditions, our other policies such as our Privacy Policy and Returns and Refunds Policy, and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and Mark Funkhouser Photography.  The courts of Franklin County, Ohio shall have jurisdiction.

 
Standard License and Terms of Use for Digital Downloads

Print Release

The bearer of this notice has purchased digital image files from Mark Funkhouser Photography (MFP). Bearer is hereby granted permission by MFP to reproduce the images and make an unlimited number of prints, for personal use only. This permission applies worldwide. Bearer agrees that he/she may not use any MFP images for commercial or editorial purposes, or enter any MFP images into competition without the express written permission of MFP. MFP retains the copyright to all images, per USC Title 17 (US Copyright Law).

 

Copyright and Licensing Notice

The images that are being provided to you are licensed to you for any reason personal, including but not limited to: printing, copying, emailing, and web publishing. Your license does not include use that results in financial gain, including but not limited to: advertising, stock photography, print sale profits, or resale of any nature. MFP may revoke this license at any time and for any reason. MFP retains all copyrights to the images and derivative works thereof.

 

Additional Terms of Use

The images provided are subject to these additional terms of use:

  1. No unlawful use.  The image(s) may not be used for any unlawful manner, such as pornography or defamation.

  2. No Standalone File Use.  The image(s) may not be used in any way that allows a standalone file or content file to be downloaded, extracted or redistributed by others.

  3. No Use in Trademark or Logo.  The image(s) may not be used in any trademark, design, logo or other mark.

  4. No Products for Resale.  The image(s) may not be used in any goods or products where the images are the primary value.

  5. No Alterations.  No alterations, including but not limited to, additions, subtractions, or adaptations in respect of the Photos, alone or with any other material, except that cropping and alterations of contrast, brightness, and color balance, consistent with reproduction needs need may be made. Any other alterations require the prior written permission of the Photographer.

  6. No Sublicenses.  Client will not sublicense the Photos without the prior written permission of Photographer.