Standard Model Release Form

I, the undersigned (“the Model”) hereby grant Red Raven Studios and authorize them with the right to take, edit, alter, copy, exhibit, publish, distribute and make use of any and all pictures or video taken of me to be used in and/or for legally promotional materials including, but not limited to, newsletters, flyers, posters, brochures, advertisements, fundraising letters, annual reports, press kits and submissions to journalists, websites, social networking sites and other print and digital communications, without payment or any other consideration. This authorization extends to all languages, media, formats and markets now known or hereafter devised. This authorization shall continue indefinitely, unless I otherwise revoke said authorization in writing.

 

COMMERCIAL USE

  Whereas, for valuable consideration hereby acknowledge as received, the Model grants the photographer with Red Raven Studios (“the Photographer”) permission to photograph and/or film and sound record the Model and furthermore grant permission to use the resulting work (“the Work”) according to the terms stated hereunder:

 

  1. Any permission granted to Red Raven Studios shall extended to his/her successors, legal representatives, licensees, and shall be irrevocable and perpetual without any further or additional claim for compensation by the model.

  2. Use of the Work shall be unrestricted as to the location, quantity or frequency, may be for any purpose and in any medium whatsoever, whether foreseen or unforeseen at this time, except where such use is in contravention of the law.

  3. Permission herein granted is absolute and final and shall not be subject to further inspection or approval by the Model at any stage in the use of the Work.

  4. Use of the Work may be in conjunction with the Model’s own or fictitious names.

  5. The Photographer shall own all rights in the Work which shall accrue to the benefit of his/her successors, legal representatives and assigns. Red Raven Studios owns the commercial rights to the Work to use for promotion of events etc.

  6. The model warrants having read and understood this Photo Use Release Form and warrants being of full legal age to enter into an agreement.

  7. With full knowledge of the above, the Model hereby releases and shall hold harmless the Photographer and his/her successors, legal representatives, licensees, and assign from all claims or damages, including but not limited to defamation or violation of right of privacy or publicity, resulting from or associated with the use of the Work.

  8. The Model agrees that the provisions contained herein shall be binding upon the Model and his/her successors, legal representatives and assigns.

  9. This agreement shall be construed, interpreted and governed in accordance with the laws of the State of Massachusetts and should any provision of this Release be judged by an appropriate court as invalid, it shall not affect any of the remaining provisions whatsoever.

  10. The parties agree that any or all parts of this Release may be submitted to the other party in legible and recordable electronic form and upon acknowledgement of receipt by the receiving party shall become valid parts of the agreement.

  11. The Model understands that the pictures taken of him/her may be used Red Raven Studios both as print or as digitally, as well as on their website, and other internet postings and additionally submitted to other magazines and news media outlets for publication with no further consent or monetary compensation.

  12. Notwithstanding the above, the following uses are specifically noted and agreed to and specific exclusions for use listed here shall take precedence the restrict the use of the Work accordingly:

 

 

 

 

I, the Model, understand that at no time shall I be paid, reimbursed, compensated, or given royalties, now or at any point in the future.