Terms & Conditions for 1st Imaging Online Printing Service
These Terms and Conditions may be updated or changed from time to time and you should therefore check them periodically.
Please read these Terms and Conditions carefully. You must comply with these Terms and Conditions to use the Service. By entering and using the Service, you accept these Terms and Conditions and agree to be legally bound and subject to them. Acceptance of the Terms and Conditions creates a binding legal agreement between you and 1st Cameras that you will comply with the Terms and Conditions and use the Service only in a manner consistent with these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree with these Terms and Conditions, do not access this Service or use any of its services.
1. Becoming a Member
You will become a member of the Service once you have entered your name, your chosen password, your email address (which must be a genuine email address) and you have received from us by email, confirmation of your membership. Once you are a member of the Service we will enable you to use all of the Photo services described on this site for members. We only permit one membership for each genuine email address.
2. Your Password and Account
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account details. If you have forgotten your password you may click the link on the home page and we will email your password to you. We will keep you informed of the status of your account during your membership via your email.
3. Termination of Membership
We reserve the right to terminate the membership of any member who breaches any of these Terms and Conditions which may include the removal or deletion of their materials. We are not responsible for any loss of data resulting from removal of or deletion of materials.
4. Your Copyright
Generally under copyright laws the owner of the copyright in images or photographs is the person who created the images or took the photographs.
You represent and warrant to us that you are the owner of the copyright or have the express permission of the owner of the copyright in the images or photographs which you submit to the Service.
We claim no ownership rights in any images or photographs submitted to the Service. Solely for the purpose of enabling your images or photographs to be uploaded and made available on the Service and to fulfil print orders made for your images and photographs you grant to us and to any store which fulfils print orders of your images or photographs, a perpetual worldwide non-exclusive transferable royalty-free copyright licence to copy, reproduce, display, modify, adapt or alter, transmit, communicate to the public and distribute your images or photographs.
You acknowledge that we have no control over the use of your images or photographs and shall not be held liable for any use, publication or copying of your images and photographs. You waive all rights of action or other claims you may have against us in respect of any such use, publication or copying.
COPYRIGHT CLAIMS We respect the intellectual property rights of others. In the event that we receive a written complaint alleging copyright infringement by a member, we will refer the complaint to the member concerned. It is the member's responsibility to resolve any such complaint.
Should the member not resolve the complaint satisfactorily and advise us, in writing, of the resolution within seven (7) days of the date on which the matter was referred to the member (the "Referral Date"), we reserve the right, in our absolute discretion, to suspend the membership until such time as the matter is resolved. If we have not been notified within sixty (60) days of the Referral Date that the matter has been satisfactorily resolved, we reserve the right, in our absolute discretion, to terminate the member's membership.
5. Intellectual Property Rights
Any trademarks, trade names or logos displayed on this site are the property of their respective owners and must not be used in any manner without the prior written consent of the owner. You should assume that all of the content made available to you through this Service, including photographic images, is owned by third parties and is protected by copyright or other proprietary rights.
6. Altering Terms and Conditions
We reserve the right to alter these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice to you. We will not be held responsible for any costs incurred by a member as a consequence of these Terms and Conditions changing. Should we choose to provide you with notice of alterations to these Terms and Conditions, you hereby agree to receive from us email notification of the alterations.
7. Materials and Content Not Permitted on this Service
You are hereby advised that any image or photograph submitted by you to the Service is subject to our review.
We reserve the right at our sole and absolute discretion to refuse to display and to remove images or photographs from the Service deemed to be objectionable by us or considered by us contrary to applicable laws.
Any perceived violations of laws including laws relating to child pornography, child abuse and animal abuse will be reported by us to law enforcement authorities if in our sole judgement such images are in violation of applicable laws.
Without limiting the above in any way, you are not permitted to post, upload, email or transmit or request the uploading by any store to the Service any image or photograph the content of which: is, or we believe is offensive, personally offensive, defamatory, abusive, obscene, upsetting, menacing, threatening, harassing, pornographic, of an adult or sexual nature or, in any way unsuitable for persons under the age of 18 years; is illegal under any law or regulation at any place where images or photographs are posted or uploaded from and / or viewed, and / or received, or infringes any industry code of conduct; is copyrighted content or material that is used without the express permission of the owner or which infringes the intellectual property rights of any person; in our opinion reflects badly on the Service.
Further, you are not permitted to use the Service:- to engage in any activities in such a manner as to expose us, or any other third person who is involved in making the Service available to you, to liability or adversely affecting the name, reputation or business or us or any such third person; to do any act that may damage or interfere with the Service network or systems or cause the quality of the Service to be impaired; to commit a crime or in the course of committing a crime or for an unlawful purpose to do any act that may damage the network or systems or cause the quality of the Service to be impaired.
In the unlikely event that we cannot fulfil your order we will refund your credit / debit card in full. We do not offer any refunds for delayed or lost orders. If however after 20 days of your order being dispatched and has not been received we will reprint your order at a reduced cost agreed by 1st Imaging and yourselves. This will not apply in the case of unforeseen circumstances such as postal strike or adverse weather conditions.