Model Release - Aspiring Models Program
For Consideration herein acknowledged as received, and by signing this release I hereby give the PHOTOGRAPHER / FILMMAKER and Assigns my permission to license the Content and to use the Content in any Media for any purpose (except pornographic or defamatory or as governed by criteria specified in Aspiring Models Agreement or additional criteria listed below) which may include, among others, advertising, promotion, marketing and packaging for any product or service. I agree that the CONTENT may be combined with other images, text, graphics, film, audio, audio-visual works; and may be cropped, altered or modified. I acknowledge and agree that I have consented to publication of my ethnicity(ies) as indicated below, but understand that other ethnicities may be associated with me by the PHOTOGRAPHER / FILMMAKER and / or Assigns for descriptive purposes.
Optional: Additional criteria governing use of imagery from photo shoot (as agreed to prior with PHOTOGRAPHER / FILMMAKER). Leave blank if this section does not apply:
I agree that except for the following I have no rights to the CONTENT, and all rights to the CONTENT belong to the PHOTOGRAPHER / FILMMAKER and Assigns:
A nonexclusive license in perpetuity to use CONTENT as I wish, including but not limited to use in my modeling portfolio, as part of my profile(s) on modeling and/or social media websites, on my own web site, etc. PHOTOGRAPHER / FILMMAKER reserves the right to license only that CONTENT that it deems of sufficient quality. When displaying CONTENT, I agree to provide attribution and a link to the Appeal Photography website, where possible. Unless mutually agreed upon, all CONTENT will bear a watermark of Appeal Photography.
I acknowledge and agree that I have no further right to additional consideration or accounting, and that I will make no further claim for any reason to PHOTOGRAPHER / FILMMAKER and / or Assigns. I acknowledge and agree that this release is binding upon my heirs and assigns. I agree that this release is irrevocable, worldwide and perpetual, and will be governed by the laws (excluding the law of conflicts) of the country/state from the following list that is nearest to the address of the MODEL (or PARENT) given below: New York, Alberta, England, Australia and New Zealand.
It is agreed that my personal information will not be made publicly available but may only be used directly in relation to the licensing of the CONTENT where necessary (e.g. to defend claims, protect rights or notify trade unions) and may be retained as long as necessary to fulfill this purpose, including by being shared with sub-licensees / assignees of the PHOTOGRAPHER / FILMMAKER and transferred to countries with differing data protection and privacy laws where it may be stored, accessed and used. I represent and warrant that I am at least 18 years of age and have the full legal capacity to execute this release. I acknowledge that the photography session was conducted in a completely proper and highly professional manner, and this release was willingly signed at its termination.
Definitions: “ASSIGNS” means a person or any company to whom Photographer/Filmmaker has assigned or licensed rights under this release as well as the licensees of any such person or company. “CONSIDERATION” means something of value I have received in exchange for the rights granted by me in this release, in this case, copies of the imagery for my use as described above. “CONTENT” means all photographs, film, audio, or other recording, still or moving, taken of me as part of the Shoot. “MEDIA” means all media including digital, electronic, print, television, film, radio and other media now known or to be invented. “MODEL” means me and includes my appearance, likeness and voice. “PARENT” means the parent and/or legal guardian of the Model. Parent and Model are referred to together as “I” and “me” in this release, as the context dictates. “PHOTOGRAPHER / FILMMAKER” means photographer, illustrator, filmmaker or cinematographer, or any other person or entity photographing or recording me. “SHOOT” means the photographic, film or recording session described in this form. “IMPLIED NUDE” means an image in which the MODEL appears to be, but may or may not actually be, fully or partially nude. If the MODEL is, in fact, fully or partially nude, the final imagery will ensure that “private” areas (nipples and genitals) are covered/concealed, either through posing, lighting or post-production effects.
Name: Appeal Photography, LLC
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Signed by David Guggenheim
Signed On: December 4, 2019
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Document Name: Model Release - Aspiring Models Program
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