3. I can't find my photo, what happened?
What is Xpress FotoŽ?
Can I become a photographer for Xpress
Personal use, such as in publications and personal Web pages to illustrate your personal achievements will not cost you anything, but we do require the following for the use:
1. You include a credit line that reads either "ŠPhoto by L. Chaudoir-Nye of Xpress Foto" or "Photo courtesy of Xpress Foto". On personal websites, the image must link to our contact web page.
Commercial use, to promote your business, sell products or animals, or advertise breeding services constitutes a commercial use that does require written permission (signed Release form) and payment of a Usage Fee. Please call, write or e-mail in advance for a quote of these fees. These fees are based upon the actual usage, so you are only paying for what you need and therefore, keep the prices lower versus paying for rights you do not need.
But, prior to any use, you must fill out and mail in the usage form. HERE
EVENT DIRECTOR/ORGANIZER RELATED QUESTIONS
We welcome your request and inquiry. Xpress Foto offers you the opportunity to enhance your next event and capture memorable moments for event participants. The instant gratification received from Xpress Foto is often found to be one the most exciting components of every event we attend. We also offer images to you for use in advertising for your next event. Please contact us to schedule your request as soon as possible. For a way to contact us, Click HERE to send us information about yourself and your event.
There are no geographic restrictions, however,
most of our event coverage is in the Midwest area and other areas may require
additional preparation time and possible travel expenses to cover an event.
There usually is no cost to the event itself
unusual preparation or travel arrangements are necessary. But ask and we can
let you know. Click HERE to send us information about yourself and the event.
We can provide logos and text that we encourage you to include in your website and programs to make participants aware of our services. Click Back to Event Directors questions
We have a high-resolution logo available to
include in your literature. Kindly request that logo file from us by emailing
your request to info@XpressFoto.com. We can also provide some descriptive
text of our services that may be edited to suit your particular
Yes, we can limit access to your event photos
with a User ID and Password. Kindly request such preferences before the event
pictures are taken and you must make the necessary arrangements to provide
the User ID and Password to all participants. Xpress FotoŽ can assist in this
effort but we may charge administrative fees to do so.
Xpress FotoŽ photographers will take pictures of
any event, however, we will not be involved in, process or post pornographic,
sexually suggestive or compromising photos. We may require written permission
to post questionable photos and reserve the right not to post and/or remove
any photos that we deem inappropriate.
EVENT PARTICIPANT RELATED QUESTIONS
Your order is usually processed and mailed to
you within a few days to one week after receipt.
We often have the images after they are taken
off our website, but you will need to have the image information for us to
locate it. There will also be an archive retrieval fee in addition to the
The best way to prepare for an upcoming event where Xpress FotoŽ is taking the event pictures is to remember the time of day and level when you participate in your event. All of our photos are organized by the level and time of day they were taken. Other then that, be sure to smile when you see the photographer (it makes for a much nicer picture), enjoy the event and leave the photography up to us!