Terms and Conditions


Copyright Information
You may not download, transmit, reproduce, copy, reprint, modify, rewrite, create derivative works from, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, license, lease, transfer or sell content retrieved from the Website in any way, for any public or commercial use or provide it to any commercial source, including other websites, regardless of whether or not you receive compensation, without the express, prior written permission of Ralf Martini or Ralf Martini Photography.

Except as otherwise noted, all rights, title and interest, including all copyrights, in and to all photographs posted on this Website are owned exclusively by Ralf Martini.

If you see a photograph or text you would like to use, please contact Ralf Martini. I am more than willing to assist you in gaining a proper license for use of my works.

External Links
My website contains external links (to the websites of third parties). As the content of these websites is not under my control, I cannot assume any liability for such external content.

Terms and Conditions

These Terms and Conditions are applicable to your purchase of any Photos, Prints, Zines, Guides and/or any other products (“Products”) through Ralf Martini’s online store. Other than as otherwise specifically provided in any separate written agreement between CLIENT and the ARTIST, these Terms and Conditions may not be altered, supplemented, or amended by the use of any document, such as purchase orders, and all sales are expressly conditioned upon your agreement to these Terms and Conditions. In the event of any conflict between these Terms and Conditions and the other provisions of any agreement between the ARTIST and CLIENT, these Terms and Conditions will control. The ARTIST facilitates your purchase of any Products through its relationship with outside vendors. If you purchase any Products through the ARTIST’S online store, you acknowledge that the printing of any photos or creates of other physical medium Products is performed by such vendors and the ARTIST’S role is to assist, facilitate and support such order process pursuant to these Terms and Conditions.

In order to purchase any products through the ARTIST’S online store, you are required to provide valid payment information. The ARTIST may terminate your order for Products if we are unable to process your Payment Information and you do not provide an alternative form of payment upon our request. You agree to reimburse the ARTIST for any and all costs incurred in collecting amounts owed by you to the ARTIST or one of our outside vendors, including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees and costs of collection agencies. You are responsible for any taxes that you are obligated to pay or that the ARTIST may collect from you in connection with your purchase of Products. If you do not pay the sales or other taxes or fees on a transaction, you will be responsible for the taxes or fees in the event they are later determined to be payable on the sale, and the ARTIST reserves the right to collect the taxes or other related fees from you at any time. In certain jurisdictions, the ARTIST may be required to collect and remit sales tax in connection with your purchase of Products. Any such taxes will be added to the purchase price and reflected on your invoice or receipt.

If you purchase Digital Downloads or it was included in your contract, such download will be made available to you upon the ARTIST’S receipt of your valid Payment Information. If you purchase Products, the ARTIST will use its commercially reasonable efforts (and our outside vendors will use commercially reasonable efforts) to ship all orders for such Products within the estimated delivery time applicable to various methods of shipping available at the time you place your order. Most products have a TEN BUSINESS DAY LEAD TIME before they will be ready to ship to you or be ready to be picked up. The ARTIST is not responsible for any delays in shipping. The ARTIST or our outside vendors reserve the right to substitute another carrier of equal or lesser cost to deliver your order at our discretion.

– Shipments within Germany (with Standard Delivery) are free of charge.
– For shipments within Europe (with Standard Delivery) 12€ will be charged incl. VAT.
– For shipments to the USA and Canada (with Standard Delivery) 20€ will be charged incl. VAT.
– For all other locations/countries the shipment (with Standard Delivery) will be charged with 25€ incl. VAT.

Shipping charges will be included in your shopping cart and can be viewed on a summary screen prior to finalizing your order. The shipping charge shown during the checkout process is subject to verification and to correction or change without notice. If the actual shipping charge is more than the amount shown in your shopping cart, the ARTIST will contact you with the correct shipping costs before processing your order, and you will have an opportunity to cancel your order. The ARTIST is not responsible for items lost by DHL/DPD/United States Postal Service/UPS/Fed Ex or other carrier utilized by the ARTIST in its sole discretion or invalid addresses on order forms.

The ARTIST guarantees your satisfaction with any physical Products that you purchase through the ARTIST’s online store. If you are unsatisfied with any Products you have purchased through the ARTIST’S online store, we will gladly accept the return of any physical Product you have ordered for any reason within thirty (30) days of your receipt of the Product. Upon completion of the return procedure and receipt of the returned Product, we will replace the Product or issue you a full refund of the purchase price paid for such Product, whichever you prefer. We do not provide refunds for your original shipping cost unless your order is physically defective in some manner. Refunds are not available for Products that are not in a physical medium form (i.e., a digital download). To request a refund or replacement for any physical product, please contact the ARTIST within ten days of receipt. Please do not contact your credit card company to dispute a charge before contacting me.

The ARTIST or our outside Vendors may revise or discontinue product options at any time without prior notice, and products may become unavailable even after an order is placed. All prices are subject to change without notice.

The ARTIST strives to maintain accurate information in the online store and to eliminate any errors. However, we do not warrant that product descriptions, Photos, Prints, Zines, Guides and/or any other product pricing or other ARTIST materials are accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. In addition, all weights and size dimensions are approximate. While we make reasonable efforts to accurately display all details of our product offerings, including the applicable color and/or brightness, please note that the actual color and/or brightness you will see for a photo depends on the settings of your computer screen and we cannot guarantee that your computer will accurately display all photo colors. The ARTIST or our outside vendors reserve the right to format, manipulate or otherwise modify photos as may be required to satisfy a particular order. If a product offered by the ARTIST is not as described or pictured, your sole remedy is to return the product in unused condition for a refund within ninety (90) days of receipt. In the event of an error, whether contained in the services provided by the ARTIST, in an order confirmation, in processing an order or otherwise, the ARTIST reserves the right to correct such error and charge the correct price or cancel the order, and your sole remedy in the event of such error is to cancel your order.

Use of this web site constitutes acceptance with the above copyright notice and all terms and conditions presented here.