In the unlikely event that the photographer is injured or becomes ill or in any way cannot follow through on this contract or for whatever reason is unable to photograph the event, the photographer will make every effort to secure a replacement photographer. If the situation should occur and a suitable replacement is not found, responsibility and liability is limited to the return of all payments received for the event package. Legally, there shall be no liability on behalf of the photographer, it’s employees, agents, assigns or licensees for their non-performance caused by any force major or similar circumstances, illness, accident, act of God, act of terrorism or any cause beyond their control; nor for the loss or damage of any video materials, whether in transit or in due to mechanical failure. In any event, the limit of the photographer liability shall not exceed the contract price stated herein. That said, the photographer will make every reasonable effort to remedy any problems that present themselves. The Contracting Party hereby releases, discharges and agrees to save harmless the photographer, its heirs, legal representatives, assigns, employees or any persons or corporations acting under permission or authority from the photographer from and against any liability as a result of any distortion, blurring or alteration, optical illusion or use in composite form, either intentionally or otherwise, that may occur or be produced in the taking, processing or reproduction of the video. Although all care will be taken with digital files and the videos taken at the wedding, the photographer limits any liability for loss, damage, injury, death, or failure to deliver videos for any reason to the return of the contract fees stated herein.