Caricatures FAQ

Answers to Questions
1. Why caricature?
A caricature is either a portrait that exaggerates or distorts the essence of a person or thing to create an easily identifiable visual likeness, or in literature, a description of a person using exaggeration of some characteristics and oversimplification of others.[1]

Caricatures can be insulting or complimentary and can serve a political purpose or be drawn solely for entertainment. Caricatures of politicians are commonly used in editorial cartoons, while caricatures of movie stars are often found in entertainment magazines.

The term is derived from the Italian caricare- to charge or load. An early definition occurs in the English doctor Sir Thomas Browne's Christian Morals (first pub.1716).

2. Is it secured to pay through this site?
Yes, it is very much. We sell our products through paypal, who offers - safe, secure and fast online payment solutions through security server.

3. What types of cards for payment are accepted?
The following cards are accepted.
American Express

4. Can order once place be cancelled?
Generally not, but in case of special cases we may do so, please write to us and we can consider, however, once the work has been completed on the order it is not possible to refund. For incompleted work we may choose to refund the part.

5. Your Input:- What type of photos can be sent by us?
While sending images for your orders, please do take care that the images are

* Of a good quality, not stained or damaged, clearly visible, the output shall be from the image, in the same pose often, unless a different requirement
* The file size of image is not more than 700kb
* The image size is not more than 6 to 7 inches wide

6. How do we get our order delivered?
WE can send you the finished output to your email address and also send a ftp link to download. This link shall be valid for a limited period of time. Please provide correct email address which can accept bigger files, to get your output without any hassles.

7. What shall be the format of the output?
We shall provide high resolution 300 dpi quality, jpg files to you.

8. How much time does it take to receive our order delivered to us?
We normally shall take about 5 to 7 days to deliver your product, however, we may at the beggining (generally before accepting the order) notify you in case of delays because of overload of work or holidays. It would be advisable to write to us while ordering if you need an urgent output.

9. What if I do not like my output?
Please write to us if you are not satisfied with your output, we can do any minor modifications, however, may have to charge extra for any major change.

10. Is the final output my own property?
You have the rights to use your caricature for your own purposes, printing it on various media or using it for your online reports or articles is your right, however reselling the caricatures to other parties or commercial use may attract some special fees, please write to us if you are seeking commercial use of the caricatures.

11. About the rights for the output.
We shall reserve the right to use the output we have created for you on our websites as a sample display. If you do not wish your output to be displayed, please do write to us while ordering.