Terms of Use

 

This website is operated by Surfography Company (ABN 7451734476), registered at the Australian Securities and Investments Commision’s (ASIC) in Australia under section 33(8) of the Buisness Registraton Act 2011. In the Maldives, the website is operated by Surfography (BN 09252019), a buisness name registered under Surf Events Comapny Private Limited and registered at the Ministry of Economic Development  under Act No: 10/96, with Tax Identification Number (TIN) 1101999 and office at 76 Gaebler Road, Perth, WA 6164, Australia and H.Pernice, Henveiru, Hithahfinivaa magu, 20116, Malé City, Republic of Maldives.

These terms of use (“Terms”) govern the access, browsing and use by the users (“User” or “Users”, as applicable) of https://www.surfography.co/, including any of its subdomains and/or sections (“Website”); as well as the services rendered through the Website (“Service” or “Services”, as applicable) which include the download and use of certain content.

Accessing and using the Website implies that the User has read and accepts to be bound by these Terms without exception. In case the User does not accept the Terms or have any objection to any part of the present Terms, the User must not use the Website.

The Company may modify the Terms at any time and thus we recommend that the Terms are reviewed on a regular basis by the User. The date at the beginning of these Terms refers to the latest update of these Terms, which will be applicable from the date of publication.

Some Services provided through the Website may be subject to specific conditions or instructions that must be accepted by the User prior to the provision of the relevant Service. These specific conditions may be imposed by the Company or by third parties. Such specific conditions shall apply in addition to the Terms and, in case of conflict, shall supersede the Terms. Accordingly, the User must read and accept such specific conditions before the provision of the relevant Service. Likewise, in respect of collection and processing of personal data, the Privacy Policy will apply.

Services Offered

Through the Website, the User can search visual content, like photos and images, video contents and recordings (including the corresponding audio) in any format, as well as specific information related to such content.

The Services may offer, in the result of that search, contents owned by (“Surfography Company® Own Content”), contents owned by third parties offered through the Website (“Collaborators Content”) as well as third-party content not offered free of charge (“Sponsored Content”). Sponsored Content is duly differentiated and identified on the search results. Surfography Company® Own Content and Collaborators Content shall be hereinafter referred to collectively as the “Surfography Company® Content” and can be downloaded through the Website.

The Service may also offer, in the result of a search completed by the User, content offered by third parties freely available through the Internet (“Third Party Content”).

Authorized Use

The User is only authorized to use the Website and the Services in accordance with the Terms and in good faith. In particular and without limitation, Users (irrespective of whether they have purchased a content or not) undertake that any access or downloads of any content available in the Website or through the Services will always be the result of a genuine legitimate interest of the User and acknowledges that any method which artificially increases the number of downloads, accesses or clicks over such content is strictly prohibited under these Terms (including, without limitation, the generation of downloads, accesses or clicks over such content through any robots, spiders or any other mechanism, mobile application, program or tool) and will result in the cancellation of the User’s account by Surfography Company© and the obligation for the User to indemnify Surfography Company© for all damages suffered as a result of the User’s breach of this undertaking.

The User agrees not to use the Services negligently, for fraudulent purposes or in an unlawful manner. Likewise, the User agrees not to partake in any conduct or action that could damage the image, interests or rights of the Website.

Surfography® Own Content

Surfography® Own Contents are offered under the conditions stated from time to time in the Website (including, without limitation, restrictions to the number of downloads per day) and its use is allowed in the terms set out or referred to in these Terms, as applicable.

Conditions for the Purchasing

The terms in this Section (“Purchasing Terms”) govern any purchase of any Photos, Images, Footage or Audio in the Website. When concluding the purchase procedure for any Purchase, it shall be deemed that the User has read and accepted, without exception, the Purchasing Terms. For the avoidance of doubt, the Purchasing Terms are additional to the Terms which will continue to apply to Users who have acquired a Purchase unless it is expressly provided otherwise in relation to specific provisions in the Purchasing Terms.

These Purchasing Terms are available to the User before the purchase of the Purchase and may be stored or reproduced on a durable medium.

The Purchasing Terms are available in English. In case the User is interested in purchasing any Photos, Images, Footage or Audio, it has to follow the instructions available in the Website from time to time.

The Purchases available are offered in the Website where the pertinent information, price and conditions are included (including, without limitation, restrictions to the number of downloads each day). Surfography Company® can modify the Purchases offered at any time, offering with new Services (to which, unless otherwise stated, these Purchasing Terms shall apply) or ceasing to offer any of the Services. The Purchases are personal, shall not be assigned to third parties and no third parties other than the User shall be allowed to use the Surfography Company® Content (including as third parties, for these purposes, affiliates or entities part of the same group of companies).

The price for the Purchase is stated in US Dollars in the Website and includes, if applicable, the relevant Value Added Tax. Surfography Company® is entitled to modify the price for any Purchases at any time. Surfography Company® shall apply the price stated in the Website at the time of the submission of the Purchase order by the User.

The User shall pay the Purchase in advance through Paypal, as stated in the Website. To purchase and pay the Photos, Images, Footage or Audio, the User shall follow the instructions stated in the Website. The processing of the payment information and data through Paypal is made within third-party sites. When ordering any Purchase, the User authorizes Surfography Company® to collect the corresponding price through the chosen payment method. The Purchase shall not be activated until Surfography Company® has received the payment or the payment has been authorized by the relevant financing entity. After that, the Photos, Images, Footage or Audio shall be in force for the term purchased by the User.

Once the User purchases the Photos, Images, Footage or Audio, the screen shall confirm the purchase. In addition, within the shortest time reasonably possible and not after twenty-four (24) hours since the acceptance of the order, an email shall be sent to the User with the receipt of the purchase. The receipt may be stored and printed. The User may request and download an invoice as stated within the Website twenty-four (24) hours after making the relevant payment.

After the purchase of the Photos, Images, Footage or Audio, the User may benefit from the following:

  • Access all contents available in the Website.
  • Use the Website without advertisement displaying.
  • Not to be subject to the restrictions as to number of content downloads applicable to Surfography Company® Content from time to time, without prejudice to the application of certain restrictions to the number of downloads aimed at preventing a fraudulent or abusive use of the Website.
  • As the content in the Website is digital content, no cancellation right shall apply, without prejudice to the guarantees stated in the consumers’ regulations that may be applicable.

Changes and Closure of the Website

Surfography Company® may, at any moment, and without incurring in any responsibility towards the User, modify the content of the Website or the Services, limit or modify the conditions or cease to provide some or all the Services and features available or deactivate and delete all or some of their corresponding information. However, Surfography Company® will comply with its obligations regarding the keeping of records in relation to certain transactions for the relevant period as provided by applicable law or refund the Users of Purchasing in force at that time with the proportional part of the price not accrued before the termination.

General and Contact Information

The use of the Website and the Services and the interpretation and application of these Terms shall be governed by Australian Law. Except for those cases in which the applicable law impose a specific jurisdiction, any dispute in connection with these Terms shall be resolved by the Courts of the Australia, and the parties expressly waive any other applicable jurisdiction.

If any provision in these Terms is declared to be invalid or unenforceable, it shall be substituted or deemed as not included. The remaining provisions in these Terms shall not be affected in any way.

You may contact Surfography Company® for any query or claim by emailing us to info@surfography.co

Copyright Notice

 

All images appearing in Surfography Company® website, unless noted otherwise, are the exclusive property of Surfography Company® and are protected under the Maldives, Australian and International Copyright laws.

The images may not be reproduced, copied, transmitted or manipulated without the written permission of Surfography Company®. These copyright laws impose substantial penalties for infringement, and violators will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law.

The use of any images or other materials included herein, in whole or in part, for any purpose other than the private purpose of viewing them online, including, but not limited to, copying, reproduction, publication (including on Internet Website including third party web pages by any means, including “hotlinking”, storage in a retrieval system (other than internet browser), manipulation (digital or otherwise), or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise, is expressly prohibited without the written permission of Surfography Company®. All artistic and moral rights of the author are hereby asserted.

All inquiries regarding usage rights must be directed to Surfography Company® using the following contact form.

Privacy Policy

 

Surfography Company® works to ensure that your privacy is protected when using our website. We have a policy setting out how your personal data will be processed and protected. Applicable law and our practices change over time. If we decide to update our Policy, we will post the changes on this site. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

Your Personal Data

In providing your personal data, you consent to us using the data collected in order to meet our commitments to you and to provide you with the service you expect. We need your data for the following purposes:

· To create your personal account at Surfography.co (i.e. your name and email address).

· To validate that you are of legal age for shopping online (i.e. date of birth).

· To process your orders through our website (i.e. your name, postal address, and mode of payment).

· To send you marketing offers such as newsletters and latest Surfography Company® affiliated events (i.e. your name and email address).

· To update and contact you in the event of any problems with the delivery of your items (i.e. contact number, address).

· To answer your queries and to inform you of important updates (i.e. your email address).

· To analyze your personal data to provide you with relevant marketing offers and information (i.e. name, buying habits).

We will only keep your data for as long as necessary to carry out our services to you and for as long as we are required by the Maldivian and Australian laws. After this, your personal data will be deleted. We cannot remove your data when there is a legal storage requirement, such as for taxation purposes or anything legally important held by the Maldivian or Australian Laws.

Consumer Rights

You have the right to request information about the personal data we keep about you. If you believe that any information we are holding about you is incorrect or incomplete, please email or call us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect. You can withdraw your consent to us using the data for marketing purposes (i.e. sending Newsletters or offers to your e-mail address) at any time. Please email us back so we can opt you out from our marketing communications list as well.

Data Access

We never pass on, sell or swap your data to third parties for marketing purposes. Data that is forwarded to third parties, for example, shipping agents in connection with the delivery of goods, is only used to meet Surfography Company® commitments to you.

Data Protection

Surfography Company® we protect your data using encryption every time you are using the payment page. PayPal payment
gateway is a third party system that encrypts all information sent between customer and Surfography Company®.

Cookies

A cookie is a small text file that is saved to, and, during subsequent visits, retrieved from your computer or mobile device. Surfography Company® uses cookies to enhance and simplify your visit. We do not use cookies to store personal information or to disclose information to third parties.

There are two types of cookies: permanent and temporary (session cookies). Permanent cookies are stored as a file on your computer or mobile device for no longer than 12 months. Session cookies are stored temporarily and disappear when you close your browser session. We use permanent cookies to store your choice of start page and to store your details if you select “Remember me” when you log in. We use session cookies when you use the product filtration function, to check whether you are logged in or if you put an item in your shopping cart.

You can easily erase cookies from your computer or mobile device using your browser. For instructions on how to handle and delete cookies please look under “Help” in your browser. You can choose to disable cookies or to receive a notification each time a new cookie is sent to your computer or mobile device. Please note that if you choose to disable cookies, you will not be able to take advantage of all our features.

THIRD-PARTY COOKIES

We use third-party cookies to collect statistics in aggregate form in analysis tools such as Google Analytics so we can improve our services and the way we serve as a company. The cookies used are both permanent and temporary cookies (session cookies). The permanent cookies are stored on your computer or mobile device for no longer than 24 months.

Surfography Company®
Telephone: +960 739-5576
E-mail: info@surfography.co / info@surfeventsco.com
Registration number: ABN7451734476
Authorized representative: Ahmed Aznil

Cookie Policy

 

Like most websites, this one uses cookies. Cookies are small text files stored on your computer by your browser. They’re used for many things, such as remembering whether you’ve visited the site before, so that you remain logged in – or to help us work out how many new website visitors we get each month. They contain information about the use of your computer but don’t include personal information about you (they don’t store your name, for instance). You can think of cookies as providing a “memory” for the website, enabling it to recognise a user and respond appropriately. Each web domain can only access cookies stored by that specific web domain, meaning that only Surfography Company® servers can access the cookies set by the Surfography Company® domain.

This policy explains how cookies are used on Surfography Company® website in general – and, below, how you can control the cookies that may be used on this site. By accessing the website, you agree that this Cookie Policy will apply whenever you access the website on any device. Any changes to this policy will be posted here. We reserve the right to vary this Cookie Policy from time to time and such changes shall become effective as soon as they are posted. Your continued use of the website constitutes your agreement to all such changes.

Our use of cookies

A visit to a page on Surfography Company® website may generate the following types of cookie: Google analytics cookies: These will monitor how visitors move around the website and how they reached it. This is used so that we can see total (not individual) figures on which types of content users enjoy most, for instance. These cookies can tell us whether or not you’ve visited the site before. This allows us to track how many individual unique users we have, and how often they visit the site. These cookies cannot be used to identify individuals; they are used for statistical purposes only. You can opt out of these if you want: Google: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Third party advertising cookies

Surfography Company® website serve elements of pages from multiple sources, and so after visiting either site you may see other cookies from third parties. Some of these third parties use their own anonymous cookies to track how many people have seen a particular ad, or to track how many people have seen it more than once. The companies that generate these cookies have their own privacy policies, and Surfography Company® has no access to read or write these cookies. These third-party advertising cookies may be used by those third parties to anonymously target advertising to you on other websites, based on your visit to Surfography Company®. For more information about this type of online behavioural advertising, about cookies, and about how to turn this feature off. Please visit http://www.youronlinechoices.com/uk/your-ad-choices

Other third-party cookies

Social sharing, video and other services we offer are run by other companies. These companies may drop cookies on your computer when you use them on our site or if you are already logged in to them. Because of how cookies work, Surfography Company® cannot access these cookies, nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used by Surfography Company® website. Here you can find out more about specific services that we may use and their use of cookies:

• Facebook’s data use policy: http://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/your-info-on-other
• YouTube video player cookie policy (Google’s standard terms): http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/faq/#toc-cookies

Advertising Cookies

Sometimes we need to know whether or not you’ve seen an advert or a type of advert, and how long it is since you’ve seen it. In order to do this, we place a cookie on your machine when we show you some types of advertising. These cookies are anonymous, they simply count page views.

We do not recommend turning cookies off when visiting Surfography Company® website, as this will prevent you from registering, signing in, and using many of the services on the site. Basically, the site won’t work properly! If you are primarily concerned about third party cookies generated by advertisers, you can turn these off by going to the third party’s websites above and getting them to generate a one-time “no thanks” cookie, which will stop any further cookies being served to your machine.

Analytics Cookies

Surfography Company® website use Google Analytics to analyse the usage and performance of this website.The analytics service provider generates statistical and other information about the website through the use of cookies.

The Google Analytics cookies used by this website have the following names: _ga, _gat, _utma, _utmt, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz and _utmv.

The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of our website.

The Google Analytics privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Using your browser to control cookies

Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer. These settings will typically be found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your browser. These links explain how you can control cookies via your browser – remember that if you turn off cookies in your browser then these settings apply to all websites not just this one.

• Internet Explorer http://support.microsoft.com/kb/278835(further info on different versions of IE)
• Internet Explorer Mobile http://www.microsoft.com/windowsphone/en-us/howto/wp7/web/changing-privacy-and-other-browser-settings.aspx).
• Chrome: http://support.google.com/chrome/bin/answer.py?hl=en-GB&answer=95647
• Safari: http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?path=Safari/5.0/en/9277.htmlApple Mobile http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1677
• Firefox: http://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/Enabling%20and%20disabling%20cookies
• Blackberries; http://help.blackberry.com/en/search?q=cookies
• Android: http://support.google.com/mobile/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=169022
• Opera: http://www.opera.com/browser/tutorials/security/privacy/

Disclaimer

 

Whilst we have taken all our photos on our website in good faith, and in order to offer you the opportunity to see and purchase your photo when you may not otherwise have been able to do so, we understand some people may not wish to have their photo displayed on our website.

We do let you know wherever possible in advance when we have taken shots of you and where they will be posted. You can let us know at any time if you are uncomfortable with your photo being displayed on our website and we will remove it within 48 hours of letting us know. Please contact us with our contact page with details of which photos you wish to be removed and we will take them down.

Please note, we can only remove photos requested by the person actually in the photo. If you are not the person in the photo, we will not be able to action your request. Written notification of your request for removal is required so that we may ensure we have removed the correct photos.

All photos are copyright of Surfography Company® and can only be used for personal use.

If you wish to use an image for commercial work please Contact Us.

All high resolution downloads can be printed multiple times but only for personal use.

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