Terms and Conditions – Ellie Pinney Photography

Effective date: 19th June 2023


Welcome to my website! You are warmly invited to explore my photography Portfolio and Shop, but please note that by using this website and/or purchasing images from its Shop, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use (“Terms”). Please also see the website’s Privacy Policy, which is not part of this agreement. If you disagree with any part of these Terms or the Privacy Policy, please do not use this website.

These Terms may be modified from time to time to reflect changes in my business, the market, technology, or relevant laws and regulatory requirements. You agree to be bound by any changes to these Terms when you use my website and services after any such modification is posted on the website. It is therefore important that you review these Terms regularly to ensure you are updated as to any changes.

Please note that Ellie Pinney (the photographer of all images on this website) trades as Ellie Pinney Photography, under Ellie Pinney Studio Limited – registered in England and Wales, Company number 14022103. The term “I”, “us” or “we” refers to Ellie Pinney / Ellie Pinney Studio Limited. The term “you” refers to the user or viewer of the website, or the buyer of images from the website’s Shop. 

Copyright Notice

All images on this website are under the copyright of the photographer, Ellie Pinney / Ellie Pinney Studio Limited. Copyright is retained worldwide by the photographer at all times and nothing shall be deemed as a release, transfer, assignment or other disposal of the photographer’s copyright. You may not sell, publish, licence, copy, store digitally or otherwise distribute any of the images on this website without the written permission of the photographer. For licensing terms relating specifically to images purchased from this website’s Shop, please see Terms of Sale below. 

Terms of Sale 

The following Terms and licensing conditions apply specifically to images purchased from the Shop on this website.

On completion of purchase – i.e. once full payment has been received by Ellie Pinney Studio Limited – the buyer is granted a non-exclusive, non-commercial, non-transferable, perpetual personal-use Licence to download and copy the purchased image (“The Image”), subject to the following restrictions:

  • This Licence is for personal use only. Personal use means non-commercial use of The Image, for display on personal websites and computers, or making image prints for personal use. The Image may not be used in any way that involves you charging money, collecting fees, or receiving any form of remuneration / financial benefit for or from The Image (including, but not limited to, advertising, stock photography, print sale profits, commercial editorial use, or resale of any nature in either print or digital form).
  • The Image may not be resold, relicensed, redistributed, or sub-licensed.
  • The Image may not be altered or adjusted without express written permission from Ellie Pinney.
  • The Image may not be used in an obscene, defamatory, immoral or illegal way.
  • The Image may not be incorporated into trademarks or logos.
  • The Image may not be used for competitions without express written permission from Ellie Pinney.

All rights, title and interest in The Image, including (without limitation) all copyright, patent, trademark, rights of publicity and other proprietary rights, are owned by, and shall remain exclusively with, Ellie Pinney.

There are no warranties, express or implied. The Image is provided “as is”.

Neither Ellie Pinney, nor Ellie Pinney Studio Limited will be liable for any third-party claims or incidental, consequential, or other damages arising out of this Licence, or the buyer's use of The Image. Your receipt of the downloaded files releases Ellie Pinney / Ellie Pinney Studio Limited from any obligation to maintain copies of any digital file, image or photograph.

The above permissions apply worldwide.

The above Licence agreement is governed by English law and any failure to comply with the terms may be dealt with as copyright infringement. 

By purchasing and downloading The Image, you are agreeing to the above licensing terms.

Please note, a commercial licence may be available upon request. Please contact ellie@elliepinneystudio.com for more information.

Other Terms of Use

The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

This website uses cookies to monitor browsing preferences.

Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.

From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

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