Portfolio Contract Model Release Form

Portfolio Photography - Model Release Form
This document constitutes a binding agreement between __________________________________ (“Model”),
and __________________________________ (“Photographer”), regulating the ownership and use of photographs and derivative works based thereupon (“Photos”) taken by Photographer of Model on the date of ______/______/_________ for all lawful purposes, subject to the terms and conditions described below:
This is a non-commercial arrangement were Model (in the interest of gaining modeling experience) agrees that in exchange of modeling time, he/she shall receive processed photographs of Model by Photographer in the following quantity and format:
Number of Digital Files: ___5____ (addition photographer individual might charge)
Resolution: ~ _ high Res /edited ____5____ Mgs in JPEG
Photos delivered to Models shall be Watermark free (without logo's or markings if requested)
& a set with watermark for social media used.
Delivery shall take place no longer than __ 21__ days after the date this agreement is signed by Photographer. The delivery of images stated above, constitutes the entire obligation of the Photographer to Model for requirements of photography session for the above date. Photographer own rights of photos and artwork.

*Photographer may use the photos for purposes related to promoting his/her photography business. This includes but is not limited to: advertising, portfolios, composite cards, exhibitions, contests, and promotional web sites. For personal use without direct sales to another "company" or third-parties.

*Photographer will not sell, transfer publication rights, or publicly distribute any of the Photos except with Model’s prior consent. If Photographer intends to do so, Model must be contacted and a release must be signed by all parties involved in photo or photos.

*Model may use the photos for purposes related to the promotion of Model’s modeling business. This includes but is not limited to: advertising, portfolios, composite cards, exhibitions, contests, and promotional web sites.
*Model will not sell, transfer publication rights, or publish outside of personal promotion, any of the Photos without Photographer’s prior consent.

Photographer has the moral right to be identified as the author of the Photos when copies of the Photos are presented to the public, and shall communicate this to publishers, designers, and other third parties acting on Model’s behalf to create presentation material using the Photos.
Photos shall not be cropped, altered or distorted in any way when they are used to promote Model’s modeling business. Any watermark and copyright notice that appear as part of a Photo must be left intact.
Photos may be altered by Photographer or Model but not in a way that deems offensive.
Photos that are altered more than 60% must be released by all parties???
see some of that covered below hmm


Model releases and agrees to hold Photographer (and/or his/her heirs, licensees or assigns) harmless from any claim or liability in connection with the publication or use of Photos in any manner or form, unless it an be clearly shown that the forgoing was maliciously caused, and produced, and published solely for the purpose of subjecting Model to conspicuous ridicule, scandal, reproach, scorn, and indignity.
Model affirms that all poses, positions and situations enacted in the Photos covered in this release were entered into without coer- cion, force or threat, and were posed freely by Model with Model’s full consent. Model hereby affirms that his/her date of birth is ______/______/_________ and that Model is fully able to contract in his/her own name without breach of any prior agreement or applicable law, including, but not limited to, prior agreements with modeling and talent agencies.
Both Model and Photographer affirms to have read this contract prior to its execution and agree to the contents thereof.
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1. Model’s Signature
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Signature of Model’s parent or guard- ian, if Model is under 18 years of age)
Date ________________________

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2. Model’s Signature
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Signature of Model’s parent or guard- ian, if Model is under 18 years of age)
Date ________________________

Witness Signature& contact info:
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1.Photographer’s Signature
Date ________________________


2.Photographer’s Signature
Date ________________________

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