Photography

 

 

The Flower Fields® 2014 Photography Policies and Rules

Direct inquiries to:

The Flower Fields®
Joni Miringoff
(760) 431-5600 x118

CB Ranch Enterprises, as the owner of The Flower Fields®, is delighted that you are considering The Flower Fields® as the location for your photos.  The policies and rules are to ensure a positive experience for you and our other guests. Only guest snapshots, videos, and individual or family photographs taken by an amateur photographer for the photographer’s private use and for non-commercial purposes are permitted. 

A 10-day advance booking is required for the following:

  1. PORTRAITS / WEDDING ANNOUNCEMENTS, WEDDING ENGAGEMENT AND WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHS

  • Only approved professional photographers may be used.  Contact Joni for more information.

  • Special hours for all photo shoots will be scheduled from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. or 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

  1. PHOTO SESSIONS INVOLVING (a) A PAID PHOTOGRAPHER OR (b)  ANY COMMERCIAL PURPOSES OR (c) AN AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHER FOR USE BY OTHER THAN THE AMATEUR PHOTOGRAPHER

  • Covers any portfolio photographs, photographs to be published or to advertise or promote goods or services, photographs in connection with any business or non-profit organization, photography involving models, clothing changes, props, or extra equipment other than a tripod and standard flash

  • Photo shoots in this category will be charged a location fee of $125 per hour with a minimum of $250 per session, to be paid in advance by credit or debit card, or by personal check payable to CB Ranch Enterprises.  This fee covers up to 5 people for entrance to The Flower Fields®.  Any additional people will be charged the general rate per person.

  • Requires an application that must be pre-approved. Contact Joni to request an application.

  • Special hours for all photo shoots will be scheduled from 8:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. or 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

  1. MEDIA SHOOTS   All media sessions, including any content intended for print, radio, television or film, must be pre-approved and scheduled.  All media requests will be handled separately from all other photography and on a case by case basis.  Contact Joni to discuss your needs and make arrangements.

We are not able to accommodate drop-in photo sessions and reserve the right to turn away anyone who has not booked in advance.  Any exception to the 10-day advance booking requirement is at the sole discretion of CB Ranch Enterprises.

RULES

  • All photography must by without disruption to our operations or other guests.

  • Do not enter the growing fields, flower beds, plant displays or mulched areas.  Remain on pathways at all times.  Do not handle plants, flowers, plant labels or containers.

  • We reserve the right to monitor and restrict equipment.

  • The Flower Fields® image and logo are registered trademarks.  You may not sell or use images for commercial purposes, including but not limited to print, broadcast or web advertising without prior written approval.

  • Smoking and alcoholic beverages are prohibited.

  • Animals are prohibited, except certified services dogs.

  • If asked by a person not to take pictures of that person, the request must be honored.  If the picture has already been taken, it must be deleted upon request.

  • Operation or use of any drones, unmanned aircraft/flying systems, and remotely controlled flying machines, motorized or not, is prohibited unless written permission is issued.

Individuals, groups and photographers not abiding by any portion of the policies and rules will be asked to leave The Flower Fields®.  The rules and policies are subject to change.