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Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions


Christian Beier (CBpictures) represents and warrants that he is the owner of the of the photographs and has the unrestricted right to grant this license and rights. The photographs constantly remains the property of Christian Beier (CBpictures). The license are given only temporary, non-exclusive to the on the receipt specified usage. Any other use or reuse requires a new license. Clients may not transfer this license. Licensed images may be altered.

If the picture material is used or passed on in an unauthorized manner, a minimum fee in the amount of the two-fold use fee will be charged, subject to any further subsequent damages claims.


The photographs or parts thereof may not be part of a patent, logo or trademark. Inappropriate use and falsification in image or text form, or use that may lead to the degradation of persons featured are not permitted and render the Customer liable for damages.


Loads or received the customer image material for layout use (comps), he can use it for design prototypes and for internal business reviews. Limited to prototype use only. Image material may not be shown to the public or made available, nor published or distributed. If the layout comps still be used in public or outside of the above mentioned exceptions, a minimum fee in the amount of the two-fold use fee will be charged, subject to any further subsequent damages claims.


Licensing feed can be paid by credit car on my secure online page (with PayPal). Checks, wire transfer, and PayPal are also accepted. For accounts or purchase orders, full payment must be received within 30 days after the invoice date. The fee shall also be settled in full if the supplied photographic material is not be published or used. Rights/Licenses are not transferred before payment is received.


The Credit Line "© Christian Beier/", is mandatory and must be appear on the same page as the photograph(s), except for covers and textbooks, where credit may be given on a separate page.

If the copyright notice are missing, incomplete, incorrectly placed or not allocable, the Customer i.e. User must pay a penalty of 100 percent of the agreed or – if no agreement – the normal usage fee.

Client shall provide, if requested, one copy of the use.


Christian Beier (CBpictures) does not have (unless otherwise specified) model, property, or other releases. Client indemnifies Christian Beier (CBpictures) against all liabilities and expenses arising from unauthorized uses.


Refunds may be issued only up to 3 days from the date of purchase – at the latest from the first download. The quality (size, resolution, sharpness etc.) of the image material provided may vary. Christian Beier (CBpictures) shall now assume liability for image errors.


Right of withdrawal

You have the right to withdraw from this contract within 14 days without giving any reason.

The withdrawal period will expire after 14 days from the day of the conclusion of the contract.

To exercise the right of withdrawal, you must inform us (Christian Beier, Johannes-Niemeyer-Weg 25, 14109 Berlin, Tel.: +49 331 2797048-0, Fax: +49 331 2797048-9, Email: of your decision to withdraw from this contract by an unequivocal statement (e.g. a letter sent by post, fax or e-mail). You may use the attached model withdrawal form, but it is not obligatory.

To meet the withdrawal deadline, it is sufficient for you to send your communication concerning your exercise of the right of withdrawal before the withdrawal period has expired.

Effects of withdrawal

If you withdraw from this contract, we shall reimburse to you all payments received from you, including the costs of delivery (with the exception of the supplementary costs resulting from your choice of a type of delivery other than the least expensive type of standard delivery offered by us), without undue delay and in any event not later than 14 days from the day on which we are informed about your decision to withdraw from this contract. We will carry out such reimbursement using the same means of payment as you used for the initial transaction, unless you have expressly agreed otherwise; in any event, you will not incur any fees as a result of such reimbursement.


Where legally permissible, the sole place of fulfillment and court of jurisdiction for both parts is Potsdam, Germany.

The law or the Federal Republic of Germany shall apply to all contractual relations, including deliveries or the granting of unsufructuary rights abroad.

Should a provision of these General Terms and Conditions be ineffective or invalid, this shall now affect the validity of the remaining provisions. Should one or more provisions of these Terms and Conditions be or become ineffective or invalid, it shall be replaced by a provision that comes as close to the economic intention of this Agreement. Any omissions in these General Terms and Conditions are to be filled by rulings that come as close to the intended sense and purpose of these Terms and Conditions as agreed on by both parties at the time of agreeing thereon.

Please not that this text is a translation of the German General Terms and Conditions. The translation is as accurate as possible, but when concluding an Agreement the wording of the German General Terms and Conditions is legally binding. By accepting the Terms and Conditions is this translation you also accept the terms of the German General Terms and Conditions.


If you have any questions, please contact me:

Christian Beier
Wiesenstr. 16
14773 Potsdam

Phone: +49 (331) 2797048-0
Fax: +49 (331) 2797048-9