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Important Policy and Copyright Notice:
Welcome to the How Charming Photography website. This site is owned and operated by Heather (Graves) Rader. All content shown on this site, including, but not limited to photographs, images, text are the exclusive intellectual property of Heather (Graves) Rader. The Content is protected by US and international copyrights. No Content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, republished, manipulated, altered, transmitted, or distributed in any way, without written permission and/or a payment of a fee or other arrangement to Heather (Graves) Rader.

Images tagged on the Facebook FAN Page included a company watermark. These images (tagged for your use) may be used on your page; however, it is a copyright violation to crop the company watermark out of the image. It is also against copyright to download the image, tag to your own page, share with friends, and/or print. If this occurs, you will be notified and the image will be permanently removed from the Fan Page.


All images that appear in galleries, Blog entries, etc. may not be copied, printed, scanned, etc. Website hosts monitor daily and are able to track ‘screen captures’ or images posted without the official logo and written consent of How Charming Photography.

Images on, Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and Instagramand in each client photo gallery are NOT ROYALTY FREE and are NOT WITHIN the PUBLIC DOMAIN. You may only view the Content for your personal, non-commercial use. Use of the content for any other purpose, including but not limited to use of the Content as the basis for another photographic concept or story concept, is a violation of How Charming Photography’s copyrights. In the event of an infringement of these user agreement terms, you will be notified and invoiced the industry standard Triple Fee for unauthorized usage and/or prosecuted for Copyright violations.

How Charming Photography values our clients and respects their need to of security while viewing our site. We have worked hard to provide a viewer-friendly format featuring many of our beautiful photography, products, and services. We will use the information that you provide us only in order to contact you and will not provide your contact information to any other companies.

Artistic License:
The photographer/assistants shall strive to accommodate reasonable requests in regard to poses used, locations used and group shots taken. The Photographer/assistants shall however be granted artistic license in relation to the poses photographed, the location used and the group shots taken. The Photographers judgment regarding the location/poses/groups and number of photographs taken shall be deemed correct. Due to the weather conditions and the willingness of subjects it may not be possible to capture all the photographs requested. The photographer shall also be granted artistic license during the editing and post-production of the images provided to the client.

Final Purchase:
Orders are placed upon payment receipt and no order is transmitted until payment is made in full. Orders ship either US Postal Mail or FedEx. You will be asked for your preference at final checkout. All sales are final. Any errors received with your order must be reported to How Charming Photography within 24 hours. Any problems not reported to How Charming Photography within 24 hours are your responsibility.

License to Reprint & Redistribute:
Where negatives or high-resolution images on thumb drive may be provided, I, the Photographer, reserve the sole right of reproduction. Reprint or other reproductions (from prints purchased, etc.), including those made in electronic form (i.e. Facebook) are expressly forbidden.

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