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Copyright Notice

You are required to have 'prior permission' to use, borrow or display ANY photographs or text from this site

Copyright statement – Our photographs are not licensed for gain, commercial or public use or use in the public domain.
Requests for usage of copyrighted materials should in the first instance be submitted to Richard Yates Photography

(A Fee will apply).

To be used, the following will apply ~
First, a request too; and a written reply from Richard Yates Photography giving permission to use the requested items.

Second, credit and acknowledgement to Richard Yates Photography on each of the items used.
(This must include our company name, our contact telephone number and or our web address).

It is an offence to download, copy or otherwise distribute copyright material without the express permission of the copyright holder.

All the photographs and images on this site are copyright.
All original photographs on this web site are copyright Richard Yates Photography 2022 ©

Terms of 'Full Access'

When purchasing 'Full Site Access', you agree to not share or download the images you're granted access too


All images are copyright and anyone found using them without consent will be faced legal action

*Anybody caught sending inappropriate messages/images to the site admin or models, will immediately have their access revoked and no refund will be given

These terms are applicable to all images on my site and are final.


Any models that appear on my site are urged to contact me if they receive any inappropriate message regarding their images


*Reports will be filed if necessary

Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy 
Last Updated On 11-Feb-2023
Effective Date 19-Sep-2021 

This Privacy Policy describes the policies of Richard Yates Photography, Birmingham, England, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (the), email:, phone: 07399052317 on the collection, use and disclosure of your information that we collect when you use our website ( ). (the “Service”). By accessing or using the Service, you are consenting to the collection, use and disclosure of your information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you do not consent to the same, please do not access or use the Service. 
We may modify this Privacy Policy at any time without any prior notice to you and will post the revised Privacy Policy on the Service. The revised Policy will be effective 180 days from when the revised Policy is posted in the Service and your continued access or use of the Service after such time will constitute your acceptance of the revised Privacy Policy. We therefore recommend that you periodically review this page. 
Information We Collect: 
We will collect and process the following personal information about you: 
How We Use Your Information: 
We will use the information that we collect about you for the following purposes: 
Marketing/ Promotional
Creating user account
Customer feedback collection
Processing payment
Manage customer order
Dispute resolution
Manage user account
If we want to use your information for any other purpose, we will ask you for consent and will use your information only on receiving your consent and then, only for the purpose(s) for which grant consent unless we are required to do otherwise by law. 
Retention Of Your Information: 
We will retain your personal information with us for 90 days to 2 years after user accounts remain idle or for as long as we need it to fullfill the purposes for which it was collected as detailed in this Privacy Policy. We may need to retain certain information for longer periods such as record-keeping / reporting in accordance with applicable law or for other legitimate reasons like enforcement of legal rights, fraud prevention, etc. Residual anonymous information and aggregate information, neither of which identifies you (directly or indirectly), may be stored indefinitely. 
Your Rights: 
Depending on the law that applies, you may have a right to access and rectify or erase your personal data or receive a copy of your personal data, restrict or object to the active processing of your data, ask us to share (port) your personal information to another entity, withdraw any consent you provided to us to process your data, a right to lodge a complaint with a statutory authority and such other rights as may be relevant under applicable laws. To exercise these rights, you can write to us at We will respond to your request in accordance with applicable law. 
You may opt-out of direct marketing communications or the profiling we carry out for marketing purposes by writing to us at 
Do note that if you do not allow us to collect or process the required personal information or withdraw the consent to process the same for the required purposes, you may not be able to access or use the services for which your information was sought. 
Cookies Etc. 
To learn more about how we use these and your choices in relation to these tracking technologies, please refer to our Cookie Policy. 
The security of your information is important to us and we will use reasonable security measures to prevent the loss, misuse or unauthorized alteration of your information under our control. However, given the inherent risks, we cannot guarantee absolute security and consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk. 
Grievance / Data Protection Officer: 
If you have any queries or concerns about the processing of your information that is available with us, you may email our Grievance Officer at Richard Yates Photography, 87 Parkhouse Drive, email: We will address your concerns in accordance with applicable law. 

Cookie Policy

Effective Date: 19-Sep-2021
Last Updated: 11-Feb-2023


What are cookies?

This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used, and how to manage the cookie settings.

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. They are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make it more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.


How do we use cookies?

As most of the online services, our website uses first-party and third-party cookies for several purposes. First-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our website are mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.


Types of Cookies we use


Manage cookie preferences

Cookie Settings

You can change your cookie preferences any time by clicking the above button. This will let you revisit the cookie consent banner and change your preferences or withdraw your consent right away.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. Listed below are the links to the support documents on how to manage and delete cookies from the major web browsers.




Internet Explorer:

If you are using any other web browser, please visit your browser’s official support documents.

Child Protection Policy

child protection policy

The purpose and scope of this policy statement

Richard Yates Photography works with children and families as a part of their activities. These include taking photos for professional photography purposes.

The purpose of this is policy is to:

  • protect children and young people who take part in Richard Yates Photography’s services, events and activities, specifically those where photographs and videos may be taken

  • set out the overarching principles that guide our approach to photographs/videos being taken of children and young people during our events and activities

  • to ensure that we operate in line with our values and within the law when creating, using and sharing images of children and young people.


This policy statement applies to all staff, members, volunteers etc of Richard Yates Photography

Legal framework:



This policy has been drawn up on the basis of legislation, policy and guidance that seeks to protect children in England/Northern Ireland/Scotland/Wales. Summaries of key legislation and guidance is available on NSPCC Learning:



  • online abuse legislation and guidance

  • child protection legislation and guidance



We believe that:


- children and young people should never experience abuse of any kind


- we have a responsibility to promote the welfare of all children and young people and to take, share and use images of children safely.

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