MAPPING & DRAWING
UNIQUE UNDERSEA DRAWINGS OF REEFS and CHANELES, WRECKS; CAVES and OTHER
SITES OF INTEREST
COPYRIGHT. All maps
and drawings completed under contract are originals and become the sole
property of the client, except that all materials used for exhibitions,
websites, printed brochures, sales of individual copies whether digital
or printed to whomsoever or magazine and newspaper articles should always
carry the following:- Drawing /mapping by Oceanic Research & Publishing
Oceanic Research &
Publishing will in all cases retain the right to obtain and use copies
of such work for marketing and
EXCEPT THAT: Any mapping,
research or drawing work completed for a client at reduced, discounted
or free of charges,
originals will remain the soleproperty and full copyright of Oceanic Research
& Publishing Ltd. Clients will obtain digital copies for their own
use, these for educational or commercial displays only. Should the client
require the use of such products for any other purpose, including but
not limited to: display on internet sites, printed brochures, print ordigital
copies for sales to customers or sales for use by third parties, then
the client may be offered two options.
A)To obtain full use
of all drawings or mapping, whereby the materials would become the sole
property of the client.
In this case the client would be charged the percentage difference between
the full price quoted and the discounted price paid.
B)The client may alternatively
enter into a copyright sales agreement for a particular usage. IE: usage
on internet. In this case
a fee of 50% of the fee chargeable for ready made products/photography
will be charged.
Research & Publishing Ltd, does not normally complete specific photographic
work for clients, other than for special requests or reasons. Photography
completed whilst completing reef mapping or dive site drawing contracts
or otherwise, WILL IN ALL CASES REMAIN THE COPYRIGHT of Oceanic Research
& Publishing Ltd.
Oceanic Research & Publishing, will retain the originals and the right
to use, market or sell such photos for any purpose
the company deems appropriate. HOWEVER, requests for copies of photographs
completed whilst under contract shall be
supplied to the client in such a form as requested, ( prints or digital
images ) these at 50% of normal stock prices, and for pre-agreed terms
of use and limitations.
Photographs used shall always be labeled or marketed as © Oceanic
Research & Publishing Ltd.
All other photographs obtained from stock photography will be subject
to standard sales prices and agreements.
CONTRACTS FOR DIVE SITE DRAWINGS, MAPPING & PHOTOGRAPHY
In order to avoid clients forfeiting working days due to adverse weather
conditions, Oceanic Research & Publishing Ltd attempts to cover certain
areas of the world at pre-determined seasons during the year, in order
to take advantage of optimum meteorological conditions. We strongly recommend
that clients discuss their requirements and make reservations with us
well in advance.