Data Protection
All personal data and further information needed for the image database including payment details will be stored. This data can be used for internal research purposes but will be treated as highly confidential and not forwarded to third persons.
Disclaimer and Copyright
Copyright for all webpages is with VISUAL IMPACT. Text and images cannot be copied or used in any way. All liability claims relating to information from the website as well as direct or indirect usage of the website or usage of the offered imagery will be excluded. Modifications to the content, rates and offers can be made at any time. Technical or typographical errors cannot be excluded despite extreme care.
VISUAL IMPACT accepts no liability for the relevance, completeness or the quality of the information published. All cost-free offers are non-committal. VISUAL IMPACT reserves the right to change, to complete, to cancel or to cease publishing any offer at any time without prior notice.
Image Rights
All texts, pictures and graphics are subject to the copyright and other laws on the protection of intellectual property. All images, unless otherwise specified, are taken from the databank of and cannot be copied, further used or stored without consent of the owner. For all of the imagery offered by VISUAL IMPACT, the following applies; all use of any images or ideas is only permitted with prior written consent from VISUAL IMPACT. In case of unauthorized utilization, a minimum charge of five times the usual basic utilization fee shall become due. All offers, orders, deliveries and the allocation of the rights of use are exclusively subject to the general terms and conditions of VISUAL IMPACT.
Note to all links
VISUAL IMPACT is responsible for its own content as a content provider according to the General Terms and Conditions. The links to other suppliers is to be herefore differentiated from the own content. VISUAL IMPACT can only be held liable for the foreign links in the case of knowledge of such (being of illegal and punishable content) and if the usage cannot be technically or reasonably prevented.

„Links“ are always living (dynamic) references. VISUAL IMPACT has tested the third party contents of external links at the time of the first connection for legal violations. VISUAL IMPACT does not have any influence on the present and future design as well as on the contents of the linked pages. VISUAL IMPACT will decline to establish links or will remove them if they contain material in clear violation of civil or criminal law as far as technically feasible and reasonable, but cannot assure that after removal of the link from the VISUAL IMPACT website, other servers cannot access such content or removed links.

Text provided with kind courtesy of: Rechtsanwältin Corinna Thole