Things You Should Know & Legal Information

- Galleries containing minors will be password protected. All users are required to register to gain access. Not providing a full name each time you login will cause the user to have the account suspended. This is done for the safety of the minors.

- Reproducing a photo or video taken by Bicking Photography Studio (Dance Dad Photo) is strictly forbidden and a violation of the Bicking Photography Studio (Dance Dad Photo) copyright endless a previous agreement is in place.

- Using a photo or video taken by Bicking Photography Studio (Dance Dad Photo) for commercial use is strictly forbidden without obtaining permission from Bicking Photography Studio (Dance Dad Photo .

- Request for original RAW or negative files. It has always been our policy and will continue to be our policy that unedited RAW files will never be given over to anyone. Digital copies of photos are provided in JPEG format. Tiff can be requested but may come at a cost to put the files on a drive.

- Please note that most of the photos or videos we take are of stage performances where we cannot control the color of light reflected on the subject. Sometimes stage lighting can play with focus or is not the most flattering.

- When we edit a photo our normal process is to leave the colorcast of the stage lighting on the subject, as this is the vision of the choreographer. If you would like us to try to give the picture a more natural skin tone just leave a comment on the photo or send us an email. We will be happy to try to edit in a way more to your liking and post the new photo.

- All photos are edited in 4x6 format. If you need a different size crop please contact us.

- Social media – Because most dance galleries have passwords requested by the studios the share button works differently. You can share a photo but your friends and family will need the password to view the photo. The best way to share on social media is to download the digital file. Once on your computer the photo is yours to share on any social media you would like.

- Digital versions of photos are not print ready. They are reduced sized photos. These files are for sharing on smartphones, tablets and computers. If you would like a nice print please visit the print gallery of the event you are interested in.

- Bicking Photography Studio (Dance Dad Photo) is not responsible for any photo prints printed at a local lab. Printing at local labs is also a reproduction and a violation of the copyright of the photo endless we have given consent. 

- Please note removing the Bicking Photography Studio (Dance Dad Photo) copyright from digital files is a copyright crime.

- Selling of digital files from Bicking Photography Studio (Dance Dad Photo) is strictly forbidden. This is a violation of the copyright.