The content and images used on this website are the property of and copyright by Bryan Traylor. Certain images may be utilized on other websites under the control of the Photographer and/or Bryan Traylor Photography . No images or content may be copied, duplicated or otherwise taken from the website without express written permission from Bryan Traylor Photography and/or the creator of the work.
In accordance with South Africa’s Copyright Laws, the copyright of all images created by the Photographer is owned by the Photographer. Bryan Traylor Photography retains all copyright benefit for all images created by himself forever. Copyrights for art (including photographs) do not expire. Unless the Photographer gives written authorisation, the Client is forbidden by law to copy any images created by the Photographer and agrees that all photographic reprints, digital duplications or copies of any type made from images created by the Photographer, shall only be carried out by the Photographer. The license to reproduce such images is granted to the Client under the understanding that all invoices are paid within the Photographer’s stated payment terms. This means, if one of the images created by our Photographers is used for any commercial or financial gain purpose, at any time, without our permission in writing, you agree to pay us for the use of the image at the current market rate as determined by the use at the time.
Example #1: You send a magazine an image created by the Photographer, Bryan Traylor , the magazine pays you for the image. You owe Bryan Traylor Photography 100% of that payment + liquidated damages, on demand.
Example #2: You send an image created by a Photographer from Bryan Traylor Photography to a commercial website for sale to the public or for other financial gain. You owe Bryan Traylor Photography 100% + liquidated damages of any and all income derived from use of that image.
If the Client wishes to own the copyright of images created by the Photographer, an additional fee will be paid by the Client to the Photographer for transferring the copyright. This fee will be mutually agreed upon by both parties. The transfer of copyright will only become applicable after this payment has been made in full.
License for the use of images will always be granted for non-commercial use at no cost as long as credit for the work is given. All we ask is a simple copyright statement be placed near or on the image, and notification of use is communicated to Bryan Traylor Photography . Non-commercial uses include personal web pages, and prints of images kept or given to friends and family. Commercial use includes any business web page, any use of images for advertising or promotion, any other use that would be considered as commercial or financially beneficial to the user.
The Photographer reserves the right to make reproductions of images created during assignments for marketing, promotional, competition and editorial purposes.
Photographic Integrity and Alterations:
Client will not make or permit any alterations, including, but not limited to, additions, subtractions, or adaptations, with respect of the Image(s), alone or with any other material, without the prior express permission of Photographer. Normal reproduction adjustments for colour, contrast, brightness, sharpness, and cropping, are permitted.
Any alteration or modification of the Image(s) will not constitute a work of joint authorship.