Legal

User Agreement

This website and related services are provided subject to Your agreement with this User Agreement, which may be modified or supplemented at any time. Your use of this website will indicate Your agreement to be bound by this User Agreement as it exists at the time of your use.  If You do not agree with this User Agreement, please promptly exit the site.

As used in this agreement, "You" and "Your" will refer to anyone accessing or visiting the website, "Photographer" will refer to Gregory Reher and "We" will refer to Gregory Reher and any official representatives of his.  In the event of any conflict between this User Agreement and any statement, understanding or agreement between You and the Photographer, this User Agreement controls.

Intellectual Property Rights in Purchased Products

Products purchased through this website are purchased subject to the terms set forth by Photographer in a separate license agreement, and the acquisition of a copy of a product does not itself convey any rights under copyright or other laws to exploit the work.  Products purchased by You through this website may not be reproduced, scanned, displayed, transmitted, distributed, modified, altered or otherwise exploited in any manner without the prior written consent of Photographer.  All license agreements are entered into by you and Photographer at your own risk.

Copyrighted Materials

Photographers and/or their clients retain their full rights to any content they upload to or download from this website, including but not limited to, images, videos, biographies and business information. All other content on this website, including but not limited to text, graphics, logos, icons, images, audio clips, video clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, as well as any compilation consisting of the selection, organization, or arrangement of content on this website, is the property of Photographer or his licensors or suppliers, and no portion of such other content may be reprinted, republished, modified, or distributed in any form without the express written permission of Photographer.

Copyright Statement

This copyright statement applies to all photography & images found on this website, and any other sites found on the gregoryreher.com domain. Please read carefully before downloading, linking to, or printing copies for use.

© Copyright 1967-2018 Gregory Reher.  All rights reserved.

I. Proprietary Rights

The photographs contained on this, and any other site under the gregoryreher.com domain, are the property of Gregory Reher and are protected by United States and International copyright laws. All copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property rights in this site, are the property of Gregory Reher.

All Photographs on gregoryreher.com are copyrighted.
No permission, either express or implied, is granted for the electronic transmission, storage, retrieval, or printing of the photographs contained on gregoryreher.com, other than that which is related to the normal "caching" practices of web browsers and activities such as downloading solely for your personal enjoyment.  No parties/individuals visiting or viewing images from gregoryreher.com, may otherwise copy, modify, publish, transmit, or distribute the contents of the photographs found herein.  Express written permission must be granted, on behalf of the photographer (copyright holder, Gregory Reher), in order to use these photographs for any purpose that is not outlined above.

Your use of gregoryreher.com or viewing of this statement indicates your acceptance of these conditions.

II. Personal Use Criteria

The following are a list of conditions where I, Gregory Reher, give individuals permission to link to (or copy) JPEG images and other material at no charge:

  1. You may print a copy of any photograph for personal reference without  further permission.
  2. Students are welcome to download images and incorporate them into school reports, presentations, etc. for free so long as proper credit/citation is given, without my further permission.
  3. Anyone can download images from Desktops / Wallpapers for the express use of displaying them on screen on any personal computer that is not being used for commercial or public viewing purposes.

III. Free Web Usage Criteria

The following conditions define my authorization for use of my image on the Web, free of charge, so long as proper attribution of copyright is given to me, Gregory Reher and include the e-mail address, hello@gregoryreher.com in said attribution:

  1. You may make LINKS to the images on pages you maintain for yourself for personal, non-commercial use.
  2. If you are preparing FREE online site guides for other photographers, bloggers, and photograph forums, you may make use of these images, BUT ONLY IF YOU ATTRIBUTE THEM AS DESCRIBED ABOVE.

IV. Commercial Use

Those persons who wish to use the photography found on this site in a commercial fashion must receive written consent from me, Gregory Reher, prior to its commercial use. To obtain consent, interested parties should send an e-mail to support@gregoryreher.com.  In that e-mail the following should be addressed:

  1. Image(s) you would like to use
  2. Where they will be displayed
  3. How they will be displayed
  4. Intent of its display
  5. Duration of their public viewing
  6. Any other information you feel would be useful

Any commercial use of our photography without prior consent is a violation of United States and International copyright law.

V. Copyright Protection Tactics

In attempts to maintain the integrity of the copyrighted photographs found on this site, several copyright protection methods have been utilized. Some of these tactics include, but are not limited to:

  1. Placement of watermarks
  2. Resizing of images
  3. Conversion of images to low resolution for web use

If you would like to use a specific photograph with some of the copyright protection tactics removed, please e-mail us at support@gregoryreher.com and describe what the intended use of the imagery with the copyright protections tactics reduced.

IV. Copyright Infringement is Serious

The act of infringing on a copyright is a very serious business and is punishable by fines and/or imprisonment.  I have worked very hard to present you with a quality photographic experience and I kindly ask that you will refrain from copying anything from the site onto your own hard drive, diskette(s), printer, etc.  You are welcome to copy the hyperlinks to other sites found on gregoryreher.com, however I ask that you do no copy any of the graphics, photographs, or articles from this site for your own use (other than the terms stated above).  Doing so is an infringement of United States and International copyright laws.

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is important to us, so We will strive to keep Your information safe and secure. This privacy policy will explain the kind of information We collect about You and how We use, store and disclose the information We collect from or about You.  By accessing and using the Website, You agree to our Privacy Policy as outlined below.

We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time and without prior notice.  Please check regularly for the most recent version of our Privacy Policy. The new policy will apply to all current and past users of the Website and will replace any prior policies that are inconsistent with it.  This Privacy Policy is not a contract and does not create any legal rights or obligations.

Information Collected from You and How We Use It

In order to establish your unique credentials to access the Website, We may collect and store the following information: Your name, email address, and display preferences. When making purchase orders on our Website We may also collect and share with the merchant processor your name, billing address, telephone number, billing and credit card information, shipping addresses, and payment preferences.  Photographer may also collect identifying information, which You provide, such as dates of service, grade/school/event/gender and similar identifying information to create custom galleries for You.  We may also collect IP addresses and non-personal information such as operating system, browser software, Internet domain and host names, and activity on the website for administration and demographic purposes. We do not, however, link IP addresses to your computer's User ID.  We may use third party analytic tools and reporting technologies to this collect non-personal information via cookies, web beacons, or other types of tracking pixels.  We use such information to optimize the website to better suit You, enhance Your time spent with us online and to process orders, and to protect against potentially fraudulent transactions and security issues. Under no circumstances do we rent, trade or share your e-mail address with any other company for their marketing purposes without Your consent.  We may engage partners or third parties to process Your information on Your behalf in order to process and fulfill Your orders.  We may disclose the personal and non-personal information to any successor-in-interest of its business.  We may need to disclose Your personal information when required by law or when it has a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process. We reserve the right to collect, use, process and disclose personally identifiable information to protect the rights or property of Gregory Reher, his employees , his customers, his websites, or his users, for fraud detection or prevention, for the prevention, detection, apprehension or prosecution of criminal acts or when we believe in good faith that it is in the interest of security or that disclosure is otherwise necessary or advisable.

Cookies

Like almost all e-commerce web sites, this website may use "cookies."  Cookies are bits of information that are stored on your computer by Your web browser.  Although the cookies don't store any of Your personal information, they do allow this website to provide You with a more personalized user experience, to track Your use of the website, to analyze website activity and to allow You to login and begin use of the website automatically when You visit.

Whether you want Your web browser to accept cookies or not is up to You. The Help portion of the toolbar on most browsers will tell You how to prevent Your browser from accepting new cookies, how to be notified when You receive a new cookie, or how to disable cookies altogether.  If you haven't changed Your computer's settings, most likely Your browser already accepts cookies.  You can also disable or delete similar data used by browser add-ons, such as Flash cookies, by changing the add-ons settings or visiting the website of its manufacturer.  However, because cookies allow You to take advantage of some of features and services, it is recommended that You leave them turned on. For instance, if You block cookies, You will not be able to add items to your cart, proceed to checkout, or use any services that require You to sign in.

Category Purpose
Functionality The Website may cookies to enable some basic functionalities to provide a basic personalized experience while browsing, making creations and shopping on our website.  Examples include remembering Your login details, which products You have added to your cart, Your language preferences. The information collected through these cookies is only used for this purpose and is never shared or sold to third parties.
Strictly necessary These cookies are essential as they enable You to move around a website and use its features, such as accessing checkout.  The information collected through these cookies is only used for this purpose and is never shared or sold to third parties.
Analytical/ Performance Google Analytics uses cookies to collect data that helps us understand how people are using the site and monitor any errors that users may be experiencing.  We use this information to identify how and where We can improve the user experience. The data collected through these cookies is anonymous, these 3rd parties do not collect specific customer data and it is never shared with other third parties.
Targeting The Website may work with various 3rd party providers (such as Quantcast, Facebook, Google, Bing, etc.) to display banner advertising on other selected websites.  These cookies also help us to monitor and improve the effectiveness of our banner advertising and to refine the targeting of these campaigns so that We are displaying the most relevant content for each individual.  The data collected through these cookies is anonymous, these 3rd parties do not collect specific customer data and it is never shared with other third parties.

Cookies are used by 3rd party affiliates enabling the Website to meet contractual obligations to make payments to them when they introduce a new customer to the Website.  The data collected through these cookies is anonymous, these 3rd parties do not collect specific customer data and it is never shared with other third parties.

How Your Information Is Protected

This website uses standard industry security practices to protect Your personal information including Secure Socket Layer (SSL) transmission technology for all sensitive information exchanges. This technology encrypts information You send us to avoid it being intercepted before reaching our or our partners' secure HTTPS servers.

This website follows generally accepted industry standards to protect the personal information submitted to it from unauthorized access or disclosure, both during transmission and once We receive it. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Therefore, while We strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect Your personal information, We cannot guarantee absolute security. We assume no liability for any disclosure of data due to errors in transmission, unauthorized third-party access or other acts of third parties, or other acts or omissions.

Data Retention

The Website will store user-provided data for as long as You use the related feature of the Website, unless You choose to delete it.  Only information provided for purchases and related activities will be stored in our operational systems as needed to provide Your requested services.

Data Transfer and Storage

Gregory Reher is an individual and sole proprietor operating in Washington State within the United States. Accordingly, information collected by Gregory Reher will be stored in the United States. If You are accessing the Website from outside of the United States, You acknowledge and agree that Your information will be received by or transferred to servers located within the United States and processed by Gregory Reher and any applicable third party service providers.

We do not control the privacy policies of any third-party sites linked to the Website. We assume no responsibility or liability for the privacy policies or actions of such third parties. It is Your responsibility to be informed of and be comfortable with the privacy policy of any third-party Website that You access. We and our partners assume no responsibility or liability for information that You voluntarily disclose in a public area or forum.  We encourage You to read the privacy statements of each site that collects information from You. When You are leaving our site via a link to interact with a site that is not governed by our privacy policy, a new browser window will open. If Your interaction with our site will require sending Your information to a third-party site that is not governed by our privacy policy, We will clearly inform You before Your information is sent.

Sharing With Social Media

You may wish to share information and activities from this Website with social media platforms. To utilize social media sharing features, You will be prompted to grant permissions within those platforms, as You choose.   For Facebook updates, You will need to allow account login and publishing permissions.  This enables You to: post questions and content to a feed, upload photos/videos, add likes and comments, create notes and post to events and groups.  Activity and data shared from the Website to these platforms is covered by the internal privacy policy of each platform.

In order to ensure Your privacy, You must keep the secrecy of any password or personal information at all times. The ultimate responsibility for the protection of Your information rests with You.

Changing Your Personal Information

We ask that You keep Your information as up-to-date as possible, so You may get the maximum benefit from the Website. You have a right to access the personal information held about You. You can obtain a copy of Your personal information and request changes or deletion of Your personal information and/or account by emailing support@gregoryreher.com. For Your protection, You may be required to provide proof of Your identity before obtaining a copy of Your personal information.

Resolution of Disputes

For purposes of any action or claim against Gregory Reher, this agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Washington, exclusive of its choice of law rules, and You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state and federal courts sitting in the County of King in the State of Washington, USA and the courts having appellate jurisdiction over those courts, and waive any jurisdictional, venue, or inconvenient forum objections to such courts.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, if You access or use the website from the European Union, for purposes of any action or claim against Gregory Reher this Agreement shall be governed by English law and You agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts in relation to disputes arising in connection with this agreement.  In the event that any of the terms and conditions are held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, those provisions shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that these terms and conditions shall otherwise remain in full force and effect.


How can I decide what promotional communications I will receive?

The personal information you supply us will be added to our customer database. We may send you promotional emails about Gregory Reher and his products and events which we hope will be of interest.

Whom do I contact with questions?

If you have any questions or comments about this Privacy Policy, please direct them via email to support@gregoryreher.com.

RETURN POLICY

Our goal is your complete satisfaction with your purchase.

Please email by clicking support@gregoryreher.com or call (206) 395-9430 immediately if there is any discrepancy with your online order.  Unless otherwise noted, returns will be provided with a credit once the returned product is received and inspected.  Shipping charges are NOT refundable. The customer must pay return shipping charges unless it was our shipping error.

If you receive item(s) that were believed to be damaged during shipping, please take photos of the items and packaging so that we can properly document.

Return Authorization

You must inform our staff via email prior to shipping a return in order to receive proper instructions and authorization.  Request an authorization via email at support@gregoryreher.com or by calling (206) 395-9430.

Damaged Returns

We gladly accept any returns that follow the above return guidelines.  However, art prints are very delicate, therefore you need to take extreme measures to ensure the items are returned undamaged. If we receive a damaged item as a return and we are unable to re-enter it into our inventory, we offer you the following options:
1) We can return the item(s) to you at no additional charge
2) We can refund 50% of the purchase price of the item(s)
3) We can offer you store credit for 50% of the purchase price of the item(s)

We suggest insuring all return shipments to avoid any possible damaged-in-transit losses.  Please re-use original packing materials if possible.