Terms & Conditions

When you choose to view the Ari Rex's Photographer site and purchase our product or service you are subject to the following terms and conditions.

Copyright

All images and website content is protected by copyright and owned by © Ari Rex Photographer. All rights reserved. The contents of this site are intended solely for your personal, non-commercial use. This site and all information contained on this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, distributed, modified or used in any way without the prior consent of Ari Rex Photographer. To request permission to republish Ari Rex Photographer’s content, please contact us.

 

Media Release (for images taken during photography and workshop session)

 I give ARI REX permission to use and publish images (being photographs or film) taken of myself for the purposes of advertising and promotion, him or his company. This includes, but is not limited to, general advertising materials and online mediums such as the ARI REX website, ARI REX facebook page, ARI REX instagram and any other advertising material that the released party wishes to use. The permission given herein is irrevocable. I am aware that by giving this authority, ARI REX and its staff may continue to use the images of myself indefinitely for advertising, entering competitions and promotional purposes.

I agree that this waiver and release shall be valid and binding and considered the same as an original whether execution is by manual, electronic, digital or facsimile signature, and/or retained as and reproduced from a stored electronic record.

Pricing

All prices are listed in Australian Dollars (AUD). Ari Rex Photographer reserves the right to change pricing, specifications and availability without notice.

Payments

Ari Rex Photographer accepts PayPal and Direct Bank Transfer.

Print Information

To ensure that each product is of the finest quality, we use professional printing and framing specialists that prints on the highest quality photographic paper available, which preserves the long life of your prints and is also outstanding in quality. All items are thoroughly checked before sending and packaged with care.

Production Time Frame

For print orders please note that your print won’t start production until the funds have cleared in our account.
Once your order has been processed and sent off to the print lab Australian customers, please allow up to 4 weeks for your print to be delivered to you and International customers, please allow 4-6 weeks for your print to be delivered to you.
If there are any delays on your print, Ari will contact you personally and keep you up to date on it’s progress and the expected delivery date.

Return and Exchanges

We strive to provide quality products and gaining your 100% satisfaction with any artwork you purchase through Ari Rex Photographer’s online store. In the unlikely event you receive a damaged product, we will gladly accept the return of any product within 30 days since your purchase and you will receive a free replacement or a full refund of the price of the product. To be eligible for a return, you must send the item back in the condition that you received it. If an item that you received is not what you expected or damaged please notify us of your return and reason. Please also quote your invoice number and date of order.

*Please note that as each artwork is custom made there are no returns, refunds or exchanges for change of mind.

Photography Workshops Terms and Conditions

All workshops booked through Ari Rex Photographer are organised and sold subject to the following conditions:

  • WEAVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY

  • Booking and Payment

  • Cancellation and Changes

 

WAIVER AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY, PLEASE READ CAREFULLY  

THIS IS A WAIVER OF LEGAL RIGHTS AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY. THAT TAKES EFFECT STRAIGHT AFTER THE PAYMENT TO ARI REX HAS BEEN MADE. I AM AGREEING TO WAIVE RIGHTS AND TO RELEASE FROM LIABILITY ARI REX ("THE RELEASED PARTIES"). I ACKNOWLEDGE THAT I AM 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.

GENERAL: In the event that any provision of this Release of Liability is determined to be invalid for any reason, such invalidity shall not affect the validity of any of the other provisions, which other provisions shall remain in full force and effect as if this Release had been executed with the invalid provision eliminated. I understand and agree that this Release is intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted under applicable law and shall be governed by Australian law without regard to its conflict of law provisions. I further agree and consent to the personal jurisdiction, subject matter jurisdiction and venue of all Australian states and federal courts.

I UNDERSTAND THAT THESE RISKS, HAZARDS, AND DANGERS INCLUDE WITHOUT LIMITATION (“Risks”):

  • Water hazards in being on, in or near bodies of water, including drowning;

  • Hiking in rugged country.

  • Photography, outdoor activity and other equipment may break, fail or malfunction, despite reasonable maintenance and use, some of the equipment may inflict injuries even when used as intended, and persons using equipment may lose control of the equipment and cause injury to themselves or others, whether or not such persons are participating in Activities with ARI REX.

  • Injuries from other persons, whether or not such persons are participating in Activities with ARI REX.

  • Encounters with wildlife, animals, fish and insects.

  • Temperature extremes.

  • Inclement and extreme weather conditions, including lightning. ARI REX and personnel, even though using their best judgment, may misjudge situations, circumstances, environmental conditions, a person’s capabilities and the like relating to Activities

  • Transportation during the course of and to and from the site or sites of Activities.

  • My riding in, using and/or operating or controlling, or the riding in, using and/or operating or controlling by others of a motor vehicle; and

  • Unavailability of immediate medical attention, especially in the wilderness, in case of injury. These are some, but not all, of the Risks inherent in Activities; a complete listing of inherent and other Risks is not possible.    

 

ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF UNDERSTANDING: I understand and acknowledge that participation in Activities with ARI REX has Risks and I am willing to assume the Risks. I understand that Activities may require altitude acclimation, good physical conditioning and a degree of skill and knowledge. I believe I have altitude acclimation, good physical conditioning and the degree of skill and knowledge necessary for me to engage in Activities safely. My participation in Activities with ARI REX is purely voluntary, no one is forcing me to participate and I elect to participate in spite of the Risks.

By booking with Ari Rex I agree to participate in Activities with ARI REX with full understanding and assumption of the Risks.

I EXPRESSLY ASSUME ALL OF THE RISKS AND DANGERS OF ACTIVITIES DESCRIBED HEREIN OR OTHERWISE EXISTING. RELEASE OF LIABILITY: In consideration for the privilege of participating in Activities with ARI REX, I HEREBY RELEASE and hold harmless ARI REX, its employees, members, volunteers, guides, contractors, other participants, and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”), of and from any and all claims, demands, losses, damages, and liabilities that I may have or sustain with respect to any and all property damage, personal injury, and/or death arising out of my participation in Activities with the Released Parties, and hereby waive and release any claims, demands, losses, damages and liabilities I might have against the Released Parties as a result of my use and/or participation or the use/and or participation by others in Activities with the Released Parties.

Further, I ALSO HEREBY WAIVE AND RELEASE all claims, demands, losses, damages and liabilities I might have against any of the Released Parties as to any flaw, defect, or equipment failure or malfunction of any photography, outdoor activity or other equipment, whether or not my own, or motor vehicle, that I may ride in, operate, or use or that may be riden in, operated or used by another person. I understand and agree that this release of liability extends to all equipment and accessories, whether or not my own, used in connection with Activities with the Released Parties.

THIS RELEASE OF LIABILITY INCLUDES, but is not limited to, any and all future claims, demands, obligations, actions, causes of action, debts, claims, rights, damages, costs, loss of service, expenses, controversies or compensation of any nature whatsoever, whether based on a negligence, tort, contract, strict liability or other theory of recovery, whether known or unknown, whether accrued, or not fully matured (yet to accrue), that I might have against any of the Released Parties, arising from or in any way growing out of, or which may be asserted on the basis of, all actual damages, property damages, all exemplary and punitive damages, loss of companionship and society, damages to familial relations, loss of inheritance, pain and mental anguish, and loss of wages which I may have in the future, as a result of my participating in Activities with the Released Parties, my riding in, using and/or operating or controlling, or the riding in, using and/or operating or controlling by others of a motor vehicle, and out of my participation or the participation of others in any activities involving Activities with the Released Parties or a motor vehicle.

I AGREE NOT TO SUE ANY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES in connection with any of the released claims, Waiver and Release of Liability this weaver demands, losses, damages and liabilities described above. This Release of Liability shall be binding upon me, my family, my heirs, next of kin, legal representatives, beneficiaries, successors and assigns.

INDEMNIFICATION: I FURTHER AGREE TO FULLY DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS THE RELEASED PARTIES of and from any and all past, present and future claims, damages, costs, expenses, demands, debts, compensation, controversies, actions, causes of action, and judgments, legal fees and costs for investigation and preparation of defence of Released Parties, if any, stemming from any claims that have been, may have been, or might ever be asserted by a third party (defined as any party other than the Released Parties and me) making or claiming the right to make a derivative claim of me, any third party claiming to be a guardian, parent, child, beneficiary, or assign of me, or any other third party asserting a claim, as a result of any accrued or unaccrued claim or claims brought, or which could have been brought, arising out of my use or the use by others of a motor vehicle, and out of my participation or the participation of others in Activities with the Released Parties. This indemnification includes without limitation, any and all liens asserted by anyone, and any and all subrogation claims asserted by anyone against any Released Parties for payments made by them. I agree that I will secure releases on behalf of the Released Parties from any such persons asserting a lien of whatsoever nature within 90 days of the date thereof. This provision includes, but is not limited to, any lien or subrogation claim asserted by any entity that has provided compensation and medical benefits in the past, or may be required to provide such benefits in the future, including compensation and medical benefits required by any state or federal workers’ compensation law.

RISKS: I acknowledge that outdoor photography tour activities (“Workshops”) have and will expose me to inherent risks, hazards, and dangers that cannot be anticipated, controlled or eliminated, particularly in an outdoor, to include wilderness environment.

I HAVE CAREFULLY READ THIS WAIVER OF LEGAL RIGHTS AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND BEING INFORMED, I VOLUNTARILY AGREE TO ALL OF ITS TERMS. BY BOOKING THIS WORKSHOP I AUTOMATICALLY  WAIVE AND RELEASE ANY AND ALL CLAIMS I MAY HAVE AGAINST ARI REX AS A RESULT OF ANY INJURY, DEATH, PROPERTY DAMAGE, OR ECONOMIC LOSS, THAT I OR OTHERS MAY SUFFER FROM ACTIVITIES WITH THE RELEASED PARTIES.

Booking and payment

Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of full payment.

Cancellations and changes for the Milky Way Photography workshop 

*You may cancel or alter your workshop booking at any time. Unless otherwise agreed to by Ari Rex Photographer, cancellation within 3 weeks of the agreed workshop time will incur a cancellation fee equal to 50% of the booking fee. Any cancellations with more than three weeks prior to the workshop you will be refunded 100% of the original booking fee (a deduction of 5% administration fee) will be applied).

Ari Rex Photographer reserves the right to alter or cancel any workshop at any time. For reasons including, but not limited to, bad weather, instructor illness, logistical problems, or any other circumstances, which may make the operation of the workshop inadvisable.

If the event that the workshop has to be cancelled all fees will be refunded in full or you may choose to book on another workshop at a later date. If for some reason the workshop needs to be cancelled part way through, there are no refunds. However in such cases the participants will be offered to participate in  a future workshop free of charge.