Our English Terms and Conditions apply to all Lomography websites.
Terms and Conditions
Welcome to LOMOGRAPHY. “We” means Lomographische GmbH, a Vienna-based limited liability company, duly incorporated and validly existing under Austrian Law, and registered with the commercial register of the Commercial Court of Vienna under EUID ATBRA.134784-000, and/or its affiliates. We provide products and services to you subject to the following terms and conditions. If you visit or shop at lomography.com (or any other of our domains that link here), you accept these terms and conditions. “You” means you, the visitor, user, or buyer of our products.
For wholesales inquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn about wholesales terms and conditions.
Lomography is a registered trademark of the Lomographische GmbH (corporation). Its websites are to present high quality analogue photography cameras, films, accessories and fashion to the world. In order to establish a fair and transparent business relationship from the very first moment, the following terms and conditions are detailed below:
- Placing your order
- Lomography Gallery Stores – Gift Cards
- Our Liability
- Export Control
- Community Rules
- Condition of Use
- Intellectual Property
- Support/Customer Service
- Disagreements Governing Law and Jurisdiction
- About Us
Placing your order
Your order represents an offer to us to purchase one or more products. Your order is accepted as soon as we ship the goods. You will then also receive an email confirming the shipment. The order confirmation email can be seen as a confirmation that we received your offer to buy our products.
We have the right to make small adjustments to your order which affects not prices or quantity of products. E.g. When you order 5 Fuji Instax twin packs, we are allowed to send 10 Fuji Instax single packs.
Our Prices are displayed in EUR, USD, or GBP depending on the selected region, and include the legal value added tax where applicable.
With the exception of all orders within the EU, all recipients of international shipments from Lomographische GmbH are responsible for any local import duties, customs fees, or taxes that may be charged. As with any international shipment, your local customs office may detain the merchandise and delay its arrival while accessing appropriate duty charges.
Availability information for the products in our shop is listed on each item’s detail page. As we process your order, we will inform you by e-mail if any items you order turn out to be unavailable or their delivery will be delayed due to any reasons.
Prices are subject to change.
We have the right to change prices at any time, without the need to inform you.
Lomography is running different sales promotions on its shop. Promotions normally have an ending date, but we have the right to stop all the promotions at any time without mentioning a reason. Also all promotions end, when we run out of stock with a promoted item. You have no right to claim for offers. That applies in particular for Coupon Codes and Vouchers which we have published on Social Media sites or our newsletters.
If not stated otherwise, all goods are in stock and all orders placed before 09.00 cet. will be sent out on same workday.
Depending on where your order is shipped to, the following approximate delivery times and costs as shown on your Order Confirmation.
Title to and risk of loss in your Products will pass to you on delivery of the Products to the address stated in your Order Confirmation.
Upon delivery of the Products to our carrier we will send you a confirmation of shipment by e-mail provided you have indicated an e-mail address on the Order Form.
If not stated otherwise, all goods are in stock and all orders placed before 09.00 cet. will be sent out on same workday. Depending on where your order is shipped to, the following approximate delivery times and costs as shown on your Order Confirmation. Title to and risk of loss in your Products will pass to you on delivery of the Products to the address stated in your Order Confirmation. Upon delivery of the Products to our carrier we will send you a confirmation of shipment by e-mail provided you have indicated an e-mail address on the Order Form.
Please before you return items, contact Customer-service for a return authorization of your purchase. This is absolutely necessary for correct processing of your return.
Dissatisfied with the product
14-Day, “No-Questions-Asked” Refunds If you are dissatisfied with your purchase, for whatever reason, you may return it for a full refund within 14 days of your receipt of the product. Unless it is defective, the item must be in unused re-saleable condition with all original packaging and documentation. You will be credited for your full purchase less our initial shipping charge. Additionally, you are responsible for the shipping costs of your return. In case of a justified complaint, we will of course refund the shipping fees on basis of the cheapest possible mode of shipment by standard post. Please contact us before returning your order and ask for your returning code.
Immediately contact us at Customer-service for a return authorization. We will reimburse you for return shipping charges only on items, which contain manufacturer defects.
Within 2 years from the purchase date, please contact us if there is a material defect in our cameras on our behalf. If the defect was our fault, we will you repair your cameras for free. You have only to pay the return shipping charges. But we have the right to deliver you a similar product in exchange. Otherwise we can to withdraw from the contract or to request a price reduction.
We are not responsible for damages caused by incorrect use, handling, or abuse of the item.
The damaged item and invoice must accompany the return in order for us to process an exchange. Please also include a note stating the product’s defect.
USED PRODUCTS: All the used products offered are carefully checked and therefore we are proud to sell them with an effective warranty for 6 months (if not stated different in the product description) from date of purchase. Both the product and invoice or receipt stating the date of purchase must be returned together.
The extent of warranty does not cover the removal of errors and additional expenditure, as far as they resulted from outside influences and operating errors.
ALL EXPIRED FILM is sold as seen and under exclusion of each guarantee, unless stated in the product description.
Most of the new items carried on our websites offer a substantial warranty period through the manufacturer. Please read the product specifications for information on a specific item.
Lomography Gallery Stores – Gift Cards
- The Lomography Gallery Store gift cards are redeemable only for merchandise and services in the Lomography Gallery Store mentioned on the card. They are not valid for online purchase and cannot be redeemed in department stores.
- In order to redeem the card you have to present the original to the Lomography Gallery Store Staff.
- The entire amount on the card has to be used at once.
- Not redeemable for cash and it may not be applied as payment to your credit card account.
- Not a credit or debit card.
- The bearer is responsible if the card is lost or stolen. Lost or stolen cards will not be replaced and Lomography is not responsible for any loss or damage resulting from lost or stolen cards or use without your permission.
- No refunds or exchanges allowed.
- Fake cards will not be accepted. In case you present a card with an invalid number you will have to present the original receipt attesting the purchase of the card in the Lomography Gallery Store.
- Valid one year after purchase, unless otherwise required by law.
- Gift cards are available in the Lomography Gallery Stores from the UK and USA. For a detailed view of all domestic terms and conditions applicable to local law please check:
Gift cards issued in the United Kingdom are valid one year after purchase.
United States of America
California Civil Cover
(a) As used in this title, “gift certificate” includes gift cards, but does not include any gift card usable with multiple sellers of goods or services, provided the expiration date, if any, is printed on the card. This exemption does not apply to a gift card usable only with affiliated sellers of goods or services.
(b) Nothing in this title prohibits those fees or practices expressly permitted by Section 17538.9 of the Business and Professions Code with respect to a prepaid calling card, as defined in that section, that is issued solely to provide an access number and authorization code for prepaid calling services.
(a) It is unlawful for any person or entity to sell a gift certificate to a purchaser that contains any of the following:
(1) An expiration date.
(2) A service fee, including, but not limited to, a service fee for dormancy, except as provided in subdivision (e).
(b) (1) Any gift certificate sold after January 1, 1997, is redeemable in cash for its cash value, or subject to replacement with a new gift certificate at no cost to the purchaser or holder.
(2) Notwithstanding paragraph (1), any gift certificate with a cash value of less than ten dollars ($10) is redeemable in cash for its cash value.
(c) A gift certificate sold without an expiration date is valid until redeemed or replaced.
(d) This section does not apply to any of the following gift certificates issued on or after January 1, 1998, provided the expiration date appears in capital letters in at least 10-point font on the front of the gift certificate:
(1) Gift certificates that are distributed by the issuer to a consumer pursuant to an awards, loyalty, or promotional program without any money or other thing of value being given in exchange for the gift certificate by the consumer.
(2) Gift certificates that are donated or sold below face value at a volume discount to employers or to nonprofit and charitable organizations for fundraising purposes if the expiration date on those gift certificates is not more than 30 days after the date of sale.
(3) Gift certificates that are issued for perishable food products.
(e) Paragraph (2) of subdivision (a) does not apply to a dormancy fee on a gift card that meets all of the following criteria:
(1) The remaining value of the gift card is five dollars ($5) or less each time the fee is assessed.
(2) The fee does not exceed one dollar ($1) per month.
(3) There has been no activity on the gift card for 24 consecutive months, including, but not limited to, purchases, the adding of value, or balance inquiries.
(4) The holder may reload or add value to the gift card.
(5) A statement is printed on the gift card in at least 10-point font stating the amount of the fee, how often the fee will occur, that the fee is triggered by inactivity of the gift card, and at what point the fee will be charged. The statement may appear on the front or back of the gift card, but shall appear in a location where it is visible to any purchaser prior to the purchase thereof.
(f) An issuer of gift certificates may accept funds from one or more contributors toward the purchase of a gift certificate intended to be a gift for a recipient, provided that each contributor is provided with a full refund of the amount that he or she paid toward the purchase of the gift certificate upon the occurrence of all of the following:
(1) The funds are contributed for the purpose of being redeemed by the recipient by purchasing a gift certificate.
(2) The time in which the recipient may redeem the funds by purchasing a gift certificate is clearly disclosed in writing to the contributors and the recipient.
(3) The recipient does not redeem the funds within the time described in paragraph (2).
(g) The changes made to this section by the act adding this subdivision shall apply only to gift certificates issued on or after January 1, 2004.
(h) For purposes of this section, “cash” includes, but is not limited to, currency or check. If accepted by both parties, an electronic funds transfer or an application of the balance to a subscriber’s wireless telecommunications account is permissible.
Any waiver of the provisions of this title is contrary to public policy, and is void and unenforceable.
(a) A gift certificate constitutes value held in trust by the issuer of the gift certificate on behalf of the beneficiary of the gift certificate. The value represented by the gift certificate belongs to the beneficiary, or to the legal representative of the beneficiary to the extent provided by law, and not to the issuer.
(b) An issuer of a gift certificate who is in bankruptcy shall continue to honor a gift certificate issued prior to the date of the bankruptcy filing on the grounds that the value of the gift certificate constitutes trust property of the beneficiary.
(c) (1) This section does not alter the terms of a gift certificate. The terms of a gift certificate may not make its redemption or other use invalid in the event of a bankruptcy.
(2) This section does not require, unless otherwise required by law, the issuer of a gift certificate to:
(A) Redeem a gift certificate for cash.
(B) Replace a gift certificate that has been lost or stolen.
(C) Maintain a separate account for the funds used to purchase the gift certificate.
(d) (1) This section does not create an interest in favor of the beneficiary of the gift certificate in any specific property of the issuer.
(2) This section does not create a fiduciary or quasi-fiduciary relationship between the beneficiary of the gift certificates and the issuer, unless otherwise provided by law.
(3) The issuer of a gift certificate has no obligation to pay interest on the value of the gift certificate held in trust under this section, unless otherwise provided by law.
NY General Business Law section 396-I Chapter 170
Acceptance of unexpired gift certificates. 1. For the purposes of this section, “gift certificate” shall mean a written promise or electronic payment device that: (i) is usable at a single merchant or an affiliated group of merchants that share the same name, mark, or logo, or is usable at multiple, unaffiliated merchants or service providers; and (ii) is issued in a specified amount; and (iii) may or may not be increased in value or reloaded; and (iv) is purchased and/or loaded on a prepaid basis for the future purchase or delivery of any goods or services; and (v) is honored upon presentation. Gift certificate shall not include an electronic payment device linked to a deposit account, or prepaid telephone calling cards regulated under section ninety-two-f of the public service law. Gift certificate also shall not include flexible spending arrangements as defined in Section 106(c)(2) of the Internal Revenue Code, 26 U.S.C. § 106(c)(2); flexible spending accounts subject to Section 125 of the Internal Revenue Code, 26 U.S.C. § 125; Archer MSAs as defined in Section 220(d) of the Internal Revenue Code, 26 U.S.C. § 220(d); dependent care reimbursement accounts subject to Section 129 of the Internal Revenue Code, 26 U.S.C. § 129; health savings accounts subject to Section 223(d) of the Internal Revenue Code, 26 U.S.C. § 223(d), as amended by Section 1201 of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003, Pub. L. No. 108–173; or similar accounts from which, under the Internal Revenue Code and its implementing regulations, individuals may pay medical expenses, health care expenses, dependent care expenses, or similar expenses on a pretax basis. Gift certificate also shall not include a prepaid discount card or program used to purchase identified goods or services at a price or percentage below the normal and customary price; provided that the expiration date of the prepaid discount card or program is clearly and conspicuously disclosed. Gift certificate also shall not include payroll cards or other electronic payment devices which are linked to a deposit account and which are given in exchange for goods or services rendered.
1-a. No person, firm, partnership, association or corporation who or which issues gift certificates or store credits, or who or which conducts a “closing out sale” or “defunct business sale” as such terms are defined in section five hundred eighty-one of this chapter, of the merchandise of any such person, firm, partnership, association or corporation, shall refuse to accept such gift certificate or store credit in payment for goods or services used or bought for use primarily for personal, family or household purposes, including, but not limited to, goods or services advertised on sale or pursuant to a liquidation or close-out, provided that if the certificates or the terms of the store credits limit the period of time during which they may be used, they are presented for redemption before the expiration of such period of time.
2. No person, firm, partnership, association or corporation who or which issues gift certificates or store credits, or who or which conducts a “closing out sale” or “defunct business sale” as such terms are defined in section five hundred eighty-one of this chapter, shall in any manner restrict the holder of a gift certificate or store credit from electing use of such gift certificate or store credit in a manner not inconsistent with stated terms of such gift certificate or store credit, nor shall any person, firm, partnership, association or corporation who or which issues gift certificates or store credits, or who or which conducts a “closing out sale” or “defunct business sale” as such terms are defined in section five hundred eighty-one of this chapter, alter the term of a gift certificate or store credit after it has been issued.
2-a. (a) The terms and conditions of a gift certificate shall be disclosed to the purchaser:
(i) on a sign conspicuously posted stating “TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE APPLIED TO GIFT CERTIFICATES/GIFT CARDS”; or (ii) conspicuously stated in an offer made by mail thus: “TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE APPLIED TO GIFT CERTIFICATES/GIFT CARDS”.
(b) For purchases via electronic, computer, or telephonic means, the statement “TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE APPLIED TO GIFT CERTIFICATES/GIFT CARDS” shall be stated prior to the customer’s purchase of the gift certificate or conspicuously written within the electronic message offering a gift certificate for purchase.
(c) All advertisements or promotions for gift certificates shall include a notice in like or similar term to the following: “TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE APPLIED TO GIFT CERTIFICATES/GIFT CARDS”.
3. The terms and conditions of a gift certificate store credit shall be clearly and conspicuously stated thereon. Terms and conditions shall include the expiration date, whether any fees are assessed against the balance of the gift certificate, and whether a fee will be charged for the replacement of a gift certificate that is lost, stolen, or destroyed. Additional terms and conditions including, but not be limited to, policies related to refunds, warranties, changes in terms and conditions, assignment and waiver shall be conspicuously printed: (a) on the gift certificate; or (b) on an envelope or packaging containing the gift certificate, provided that a toll free telephone number to access the additional terms and conditions is printed on the gift certificate; or (c) on an accompanying printed document, provided that a toll free telephone number to access the additional terms and conditions is printed on the gift certificate.
3-a. The requirements of subdivisions two-a and three of this section shall not apply to a gift certificate that has no terms and conditions.
3-b. Subparagraph (i) of paragraph (a) of subdivision two-a of this section shall not apply to gift certificates:
(a) sold below face value or at a volume discount to employees, to nonprofit and charitable organizations, or educational institutions for fundraising purposes; or
(b) distributed to a consumer or employee pursuant to an awards, rewards, loyalty, or promotional program without any consideration being given in exchange for the gift certificate by the consumer or employee.
3-c. Nothing in this section shall be construed to prevent unclaimed funds related to gift certificates from becoming abandoned under section thirteen hundred fifteen of the abandoned property law.
4. Whenever there shall be a violation of this section, an application may be made by the attorney general in the name of the people of the state of New York to a court or justice having jurisdiction by a special proceeding to issue an injunction, and upon notice to the defendant of not less than five days, to enjoin and restrain the continuance of such violations; and if it shall appear to the satisfaction of the court or justice that the defendant has, in fact, violated this section, an injunction may be issued by such court or justice, enjoining and restraining any further violation, without requiring proof that any person has, in fact, been injured or damaged thereby. In any such proceeding, the court may make allowances to the attorney general as provided in paragraph six of subdivision (a) of section eighty-three hundred three of the civil practice law and rules and direct restitution. Whenever the court shall determine that a violation of this section has occurred, the court may impose a civil penalty of not more than one thousand dollars for such violation. In connection with any such application, the attorney general is authorized to take proof and make a determination of the relevant facts and to issue subpoenas in accordance with the civil practice law and rules.
5. (a) No retroactive fees shall be assessed against a gift certificate.
(b) No monthly service fees may be assessed against the balance of a gift certificate prior to the thirteenth month of dormancy.
(c) For the purposes of this subdivision, “dormancy” shall mean non-use of a gift certificate. Use of a gift certificate shall include, but not be limited to, adding value, or purchases.
6. The provisions of this section shall be exclusive and shall preempt any provisions of local law, ordinance or code, and no locality shall impose requirements that are inconsistent with or more restrictive than those set forth in this section.
The Abandoned Property Law, Sections 103 and 1315
§ 103. Definitions. As used in this chapter
(a) “Abandoned property fund” means the abandoned property fund established by section ninety-five of the state finance law, as such section was added by a chapter of the laws of nineteen hundred forty-four, entitled “An act to amend the state finance law, in relation to establishing an abandoned property fund and providing for the transfer of certain moneys and property to such fund, and to amend the surrogate’s court act in relation to payments from such fund.”
(b) “Abandoned property heretofore paid to the state” means, unless a more limited meaning clearly appears from the context, all money or other personal property collected or received by the state comptroller or the department of taxation and finance pursuant to the provisions of
(i) section twenty-two hundred twenty-two of the surrogate’s court procedure act;
(ii) subdivision two of section five, sections thirty-two, one hundred twenty-seven, one hundred seventy, two hundred fifty-seven and three hundred fourteen of the banking law;
(iii) subsection (c) of section seven thousand four hundred thirty-four of the insurance law;
(iv) subdivision four of section sixty-six-a and section one hundred four-c of the public service law;
(v) section thirteen-c of the transportation corporations law;
(vi) sections eighty-four, ninety and ninety-two of the state finance law;
(vii) section four hundred twenty-four of the vehicle and traffic law;
(viii) section one hundred thirty-eight of the navigation law;
(ix) and any earlier provision of law which embodies provisions which are substantially the same as or equivalent to those contained in such sections.
(c) “Banking organizations” means all banks, trust companies, private bankers, savings banks, industrial banks, safe deposit companies, savings and loan associations, credit unions and investment companies in this state, organized under or subject to the provisions of the laws of this state, or of the United States, including entities organized under section six hundred eleven of title twelve of the United States code, but does not include federal reserve banks. For the purposes of this chapter, the term “banking organization” shall also include any corporation or other organization which is a wholly or partially owned subsidiary of any banking organization, banking corporation, or bank holding company, which performs any or all of the functions of a banking organization, or any corporation or other organization which performs such functions pursuant to the terms of a contract with any banking organization.
(d) “Infant” means a person who has not attained the age of eighteen years. “Infancy” means the state of being an infant.
(e) “Life insurance corporation” means any insurer corporation organized under the laws of this state or any foreign corporation authorized to do either one or both kinds of insurance business authorized in paragraphs one and two of subsection (a) of section one thousand one hundred thirteen of the insurance law, as amended from time to time. The term life insurance corporation shall include a fraternal benefit society as defined in section four thousand five hundred one of the insurance law.
(f) “Utility services” means gas, electricity or steam supplied by a gas, electric, gas and electric or district steam corporation, telephone, telegraph or other service furnished by a telephone, telegraph or telegraph and telephone corporation, water supplied by a waterworks corporation, or appliances, equipment, installations, fixtures or appurtenances rented by any such corporation.
(g) “Gift certificate” shall mean a written promise or electronic payment device that: (i) is usable at a single merchant or an affiliated group of merchants that share the same name, mark, or logo, or is usable at multiple, unaffiliated merchants or service providers; and (ii) is issued in a specified amount; and (iii) may or may not be increased in value or reloaded; and (iv) is purchased and/or loaded on a prepaid basis for the future purchase or delivery of any goods or services; and (v) is honored upon presentation. Gift certificate shall not include an electronic payment device linked to a deposit account, or prepaid telephone calling cards regulated under section ninety-two-f of the public service law. Gift certificate also shall not include flexible spending arrangements as defined in Section 106(c)(2) of the Internal Revenue Code, 26 U.S.C. § 106(c)(2); flexible spending accounts subject to Section 125 of the Internal Revenue Code, 26 U.S.C. § 125; Archer MSAs as defined in Section 220(d) of the Internal Revenue Code, 26 U.S.C. § 220(d); dependent care reimbursement accounts subject to Section 129 of the Internal Revenue Code, 26 U.S.C. § 129; health savings accounts subject to Section 223(d) of the Internal Revenue Code, 26 U.S.C. § 223(d), as amended by Section 1201 of the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003, Pub. L. No. 108–173; or similar accounts from which, under the Internal Revenue Code and its implementing regulations, individuals may pay medical expenses, health care expenses, dependent care expenses, or similar expenses on a pretax basis. Gift certificate also shall not include a prepaid discount card or program used to purchase identified goods or services at a price or percentage below the normal and customary price; provided that the expiration date of the prepaid discount card or program is clearly and conspicuously disclosed. Gift certificate also shall not include payroll cards or other electronic payment devices which are linked to a deposit account and which are given in exchange for goods or services rendered.
§ 1315. Miscellaneous unclaimed property.
This section shall encompass the following miscellaneous unclaimed property not otherwise covered by any other section of law. Such property shall be paid or delivered to the state comptroller at such times and shall be accompanied by reports in such form as the state comptroller may prescribe. 1. Any unclaimed amount representing unredeemed gift certificates sold after December thirty-first, nineteen hundred eighty-three, including gift certificates for merchandise only in which case the face value of such certificate shall be deemed the amount deemed abandoned, and owing in this state, or held by any corporation (other than a public corporation), joint stock company, individual, association of two or more individuals, committee or business trust in this state, and which has remained unclaimed by the owner of such amount for five years, shall be deemed abandoned property.
1-a. Any amount representing outstanding checks issued on and after July first, nineteen hundred seventy-four in payment for goods or for services, and owing in this state, or held by any corporation (other than a public corporation), joint stock company, individual, association of two or more individuals, committee or business trust in this state, and which has remained unclaimed by the owner of such amount for three years, shall be deemed abandoned property.
1-b. Any unclaimed amount for services not rendered or for goods not delivered, which amount was received after July first, nineteen hundred seventy-four, or in the case of a public utility company as that term is defined in subdivision twenty-three of section two of the public service law, on or after July first, nineteen hundred eighty which has remained unclaimed by the owner of such amount for three years, shall be deemed abandoned property.
2. Except as otherwise provided by law, any amount representing unclaimed money or securities and held in escrow or otherwise by any corporation (other than a public corporation), joint stock company, individual, association of two or more individuals, committee or business trust, to ensure the performance of any duty or obligation, shall be deemed abandoned property when:
a. such amount is held or owing in this state, and b. such amount has remained unclaimed by the person or persons entitled thereto for three years, except c. where the duty or obligation for which such amount was deposited has not been performed and such performance is still required, such amounts shall not be deemed abandoned property.
3. Any amount representing an unpaid lottery prize determined by the division of the lottery pursuant to section sixteen hundred fourteen of the tax law to have been abandoned shall be deemed abandoned property and shall be paid to the state comptroller.
4. Any amount representing an unpaid check or draft issued by the state of New York which shall have remained unpaid after one year from the date of issuance or a debit card issued on behalf of the state of New York for the purpose of paying a tax refund which shall not have been activated for one year from the date of issuance in accordance with section one hundred two of the state finance law shall be deemed abandoned property and shall be paid to the state comptroller.
- These terms and conditions set out the full extent of our obligations and liabilities in respect of the supply of the Products, performance of telephone support and warranty services and the performance of any Services.
- Save as set out at clause below, there are no warranties, conditions or other terms that are binding on us regarding the supply of Products or the provision of Services except as expressly stated in the Contract.
- Depending on the country in which you reside, there are certain implied warranties and conditions primarily relating to the quality of the Product which we are required to make, and we make these implied warranties and conditions to the extent, we are required to do so. You should contact your local citizen’s advice bureau for more information about these requirements. If these implied warranties and conditions are not required to be made by us, we do not make them. In particular, we will not be responsible for ensuring that the Products are suitable for your purposes unless you have made your purpose for the Product known to us.
- In cases where you claim financial compensation under statute, we will seek to limit compensation to direct damages. If you are not entitled to financial compensation as a consumer under a statutory right, the provisions of clauses e. and f. shall apply. Nothing in the Contract shall limit or exclude our liability (i) for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or (ii) for fraud or (iii) any breach of the obligations implied by applicable compulsory national laws as to title or (iv) any liability which cannot be excluded by law.
- Subject to clause d. we will not be liable under the Contract for any loss of income, loss of profits, loss of contracts, loss of data or for any indirect or consequential loss or damage of any kind howsoever arising and whether caused by tort (including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise.
- Subject to clause d. our maximum aggregate liability under the Contract whether in contract, tort (including negligence) or otherwise shall in no circumstances exceed the amount payable by you to us in respect of the Product(s) and/or Services in question.
- You may have statutory rights which may be in addition to the rights set out in these Terms, and information about these statutory rights may be obtained from citizen advice organisations. No provisions of this clause affect your statutory rights as a consumer.
Upon entering into a contract, you agree to comply with all Export Laws. You agree (i) not to export any Product to any country in contravention of any Export Law, and (ii) not to export any Product to any country for which an export licence or other governmental approval is required, without first obtaining all necessary licences or other approvals. You warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any country to which export of the Products is prohibited by any Export Law.
Please note that import duties for countries not belonging to the European Union MAY be charged separately by your local customs authority. Depends if they check the consignment or not.
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Blocking of user materials
Any material protected by copyright may not be placed on the Site or the Community area without the express permission of the author or owner of the copyright on that material. If we become aware of the presence of copyright infringing material on its server either in the course of its ordinary and reasonable business activities, or through notification by a third-party who alerts us, through an appropriate notice as required under Copyright Law, of the specific location of the alleged presence of such materials, we will: - Promptly take down or block access to the allegedly infringing material; and - Contact the Member responsible for the album and alert him or her of the allegations of copyright infringement and of our take down or blocking of the allegedly infringing material.
If you believe that the removal or blocking of his or her material was a result of a mistake or a misidentification of the material, you shall provide us a counter notification establishing the Member’s rights to display the material in question, as well as any other information shall request by us. Upon receipt, we will promptly forward the counter-notification to the party that claims to be the copyright owner. If that party then does not file suit to enjoin the alleged infringement, we will re-post or unblock the material within 10–14 business days.
Limitations of Liability
You specifically agree that we or third-party content providers are not liable for any conduct by Members associated with the Site, including, but not limited to, Member Albums, Member Profiles or message boards.
We and third-party content providers make no guarantee of the accuracy, correctness, or completeness of any information on the Site and are not responsible for
- any errors or omissions arising from the use of such information;
- any failures, delays, or interruptions in the delivery of any content or services contained within the Site; or
- Losses or damages arising from the use of the content or services provided by the Site.
You agree to indemnify us and any third-party information provider against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising from the Member’s use of the Site. This expressly includes:
- Your responsibility for any and all liability arising from the violation or infringement of proprietary rights or copyrights and
- Any libellous or unlawful material contained within Member Albums, profiles, or Postings.
Termination of service
We may terminate your Membership and any and all information, communications, postings, or Albums at any time, without notice, for conduct that violates this Agreement or other policies or guidelines set out by us elsewhere on the Site. We may terminate Membership and delete any and all information, communications, Postings, or Albums for online conduct that we believe is harmful to other Members, the business of us, or other third-party information providers.
Condition of Use
This Agreement provides the condition governing the use of our Web Sites. By visiting our Website, you agree to use the Site in a manner consistent with all applicable laws and regulations and in accordance with the terms and conditions discussed below.
Disclaimer of Warranty
We make no warranties or representations as to its accuracy and our specifically disclaims any liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content on our Sites. Neither we and our parent or affiliated companies, nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Site is liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of your access to, or use of, or inability to use or access, the Site. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on the Site is provided to you “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
You agree that the use of the Site is entirely at your own risk. Furthermore, neither we nor any third-party content provider makes any warranty with respect to any content, information, services, or products provided through or in conjunction with the Site.
Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you. Check your local laws for any restrictions or limitations regarding the exclusion of implied warranties.
Features and Specifications
Features and specifications of products described or depicted on the Site are subject to change at any time without notice. Non-metric weights and measures are approximate.
Risk of Use
We assume no responsibility, and shall not be liable for, any damages to, or viruses that may infect, your computer equipment or other property on account of your access to, use of, or browsing in the Site or your downloading of any materials, data, text, images, video, or audio from the Site.
Use of your Ideas
If you send any communications or materials to the Site by electronic mail or otherwise, including any data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like, all such communications are, and will be treated as, non-confidential and non-proprietary. Anything you transmit or post may be used by us, our parent and/or its affiliates for any purpose, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and posting. Furthermore, we and our parent and affiliates are free to use, without any compensation to you, any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication you send to the Site for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products using such information.
Links to/from other Sites
We are not responsible for the content of any site linked to or from the Site. Your linking to any other site is entirely at your own risk. While we may provide links on this Site to other sites, the inclusion of such links is for your convenience only and should not be interpreted as an endorsement of the owner/sponsor of the site or the content of the site. We disclaim all warranties, express and implied, as to the accuracy, validity, legality or otherwise of any materials or information contained on such sites.
Postings on the Site
Although we may from time to time monitor or review discussions, chats, postings, transmissions, bulletin boards and the like on the Site, we are under no obligation to do so and assume no responsibility or liability arising from the contents neither of any such communications nor for any error, defamation, libel, obscenity, profanity, or inaccuracy contained in any such communication. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting any unlawful, threatening, defamatory, libellous, obscene, pornographic or profane material or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any law. We will fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing us to disclose the identity of anyone posting such materials.
One should assume that all material on the Site is protected by copyright unless noted otherwise and may not be used except as permitted in these Terms and Conditions or in the text on the Site.
Ownership of Materials on Site
Materials displayed on the Site are either the property of, or used with permission by us. The use of these materials by you, or anyone else authorized by you, is prohibited unless specifically permitted by these Terms and Conditions or specific permission is provided elsewhere on the Site. Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and civil and criminal statues.
We respect the intellectual property of others, and require that its users do the same. Accordingly, you may not place any material protected by copyright anywhere on the Site without the express permission of the author or owner of the copyright in that material.
We will promptly take down or block access to infringing or allegedly infringing material on its servers if we become aware that such material infringe the copyright rights of a third party, whether we identify such infringement in the course of our ordinary and reasonable business activities, or through notification by a third party. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, and appears on the Site, please contact us.
We own the worldwide trademark rights for the brands Lomo, Lomography, Lomographie, Lomographic, Pop9, Holga, Lubitel, Diana, Smena, Actionsampler, Supersampler and other marks indicated on our sites are trademarks or registered trademarks of Lomographischen AG. Our graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts and service names are the trademarks or trade dress of us. Trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any products or service that is not from us, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits us.
In case of any infringement of our rights, our law firm has to undertake any action necessary to immediately stop all infringement of our intellectual property and ask for full compensation of the image damage and all fees for the use of its intellectual property.
Disclaimer for Lomography Magazine
The Lomography Magazine is a non-commercial user-submitted magazine with the intention of highlighting the work of artists and showing what is happening in the world of photography as well as providing inspiration for their photographic development. For above shown images, photos and texts, our users granted us the right to use it for our articles. As a content driven platform, the Lomography Magazine is independent from Lomography Online Shop site and open for free for all photography lovers. Therefore we deny all claim and responsibility for any possible intellectual property right infringement based on the shown images, photos and texts. If you believe you have a claim of infringement with respect to material that is posted on our pages, you may give us written notification of your claim by emailing email@example.com! We will remove or block access to the allegedly infringing material.
Disclaimer for users who send us content:
We value and respect copyrights of others and expects its contributors to do the same. By submitting content to us, you acknowledge that you own or have the intellectual property rights to submit the material. You shall not submit as content any material protected by copyright or trademark without the express written permission of the owner of the material. Determining whether material is protected by copyright or other proprietary rights is your responsibility. You are solely responsible and liable for any damage caused by the misuse of material. For clarity, you retain all of your ownership rights in your Content. However, by submitting material to us, you automatically grant, or warrant that the owner of such material has expressly granted us the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate and distribute such material (in whole or in part) worldwide. You hereby grant us the right to edit, copy, publish and distribute any such material made available by you.
If you need any help or have any problems that cannot be solved by reading the FAQ, please don’t hesitate to contact us directly at Customer-service.
Disagreements Governing Law and Jurisdiction
We will try to solve any disagreements quickly and efficiently. If you are not happy with the way we deal with any disagreement and you want to take court proceedings, you must do so within your own country.
We will try to solve any disagreements quickly and efficiently. If you are not happy with the way we deal with any disagreement and you want to take court proceedings, you must do so within your own country.
If you have any questions, please read our frequently asked questions before contacting us.
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