Terms & Conditions of Use

By visiting or using our service, you are agreeing to this Disclaimer and the Terms & Conditions. If you disagree with any part of our terms and conditions you may not access or use our service. Please read them carefully to understand our Terms & Conditions. For questions please contact the author.

Purpose of this website

This Disclaimer and the Terms & Conditions apply to this website www.gerdhoffmann.com, which is managed and maintained by the author Gerd Hoffmann. When preparing this website, the author is anxious to ensure that the information was current and accurate, but we do not guarantee that it is accurate or current, or used for your purpose now and in the future. The website is a non-commercial website.


The author reserves the right not to be responsible for the topicality, correctness, completeness or quality of the information provided. Liability claims regarding damage caused by the use of any information provided, including any kind of information which is incomplete or incorrect, will, therefore, be rejected.

All offers are not-binding and without obligation. Parts of the pages or the complete publication including all offers and information might be extended, changed or partly or completely deleted by the author without a separate announcement to the user. The author reserves the right to remove this website from public view, either temporally or permanently.

Referrals and links

This website may contain links or references to other internet sites on the World Wide Web. The author provides such links or references for your information only and is not responsible for the content of any site linked to or from this site. The responsibility for those sites belongs to their owner. The author is not responsible for any content linked or referred to or from his pages.

If any damage occurs by the use of information presented there, only the author of the respective pages might be liable, not the author who has linked to these pages. Furthermore, the author is not liable for any postings or messages published by users of discussion boards, guestbooks or mailing lists if provided on his page.

The author takes no responsibility for any damage incurred when the visitor uses any linked website. Use the linked websites at your own risk and according to the conditions which the website imposes.

The author provides such links for your convenience only and does not mean that the use of the website, publicized merchandise or services is recommended. These links do not mean that any special relationship exists between the author and the owner of the linked website.


If you subscribe to our Newsletter you are agreeing to our Terms & Conditions. The newsletter is a free service without any charges. No liability is accepted for any information or services which may appear in any other format. No responsibility is taken for any information or services which may appear on any linked websites.

We publish and provide this newsletter for our subscribers for information purposes only. With a subscription to our newsletter, you’ll receive news regarding our website content and photographic activities.

If you wish to unsubscribe from our newsletter, you can do so without any obligations at any time. All of your personal data will be deleted. We respect your privacy under our Privacy Policy.

Applicable Law

This Disclaimer and the Terms & Conditions shall be governed and construed under the laws of Germany, without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

Legal force

This disclaimer is to be regarded as part of the internet publication from which you were referred. If sections or individual formulations of this text are not legal or correct, the content or validity of the other parts remains uninfluenced by this fact.

The disclaimer and the terms & conditions might be changed without any prior notice to the visitor.


All material on this website including but not limited to text, images, audio, video, etc. (hereafter “content” of this website”) is protected by domestic and international copyright laws, international conventions, and laws. Any duplication or use of diagrams, sounds or texts in other electronic or printed publications is not permitted.

The content of this website cannot be duplicated, reprinted, published or distributed in any way (magazine, book, CD, DVD, websites, etc.) without the prior written permission of the author. If you want to use images, videos or other content for your purpose please contact the author.

The copyright for any material created by the author is reserved by the author. All images, videos and other audiovisual content of this webpage are copyright by the author if not mentioned or indicated in other ways.

Except as otherwise noted all content is owned exclusively by Gerd Hoffmann.

Copyright © 2024 Gerd Hoffmann,
All rights reserved.

The author intended not to use any copyrighted material for the publication or if not possible to indicate the copyright of the respective object.

For any further information regarding permission to use image material or data from our website, you may ask for Image Licensing.

Trademarks and Brands

Products, services, company’s names or brands published on this website may be the trademarks or brands of registered companies. The use of such trademarks or brands, etc. without the permission of the rights-holder is strictly prohibited.