Shot by Summer Photography's owner Summer Williams is referred to as "The Photographer" in this legal document.
For valuable consideration received, I grant to Summer Williams - Shot by Summer ("The Photographer") the absolute and irrevocable right and unrestricted permission concerning any photographs that he/she has taken or may take of me or in which I may be included with others, to use, reuse, publish, and republish the photographs in whole or in part, individually or in connection with other material, in any and all media now or hereafter known, including the internet, and for any purpose whatsoever, specifically including illustration, promotion, art, editorial, advertising, and trade, without restriction as to alteration. I also acknowledge I am not allowed to sell these photographs for profit without additional written and signed agreement with the Photographer. The Photographer allows these images to be used strictly for portfolio purposes. They may be published on social media or printed.
SOCIAL MEDIA POSTING FOR TEST SHOOT (FREE) CLIENTS:
If posted on any of the below social media outlets the photographer must be tagged and given photo credit in the caption. This includes and and all watermarked Shot by Summer photos taken by Summer Williams whether being posted from the model's accounts, any publication's account or any agency's account.
SOCIAL MEDIA POSTING FOR PAID CLIENTS:
While photo tagging and photographer's credit is not required when posting on social media, it is greatly appreciated. This includes any and all watermarked Shot by Summer photos taken by Summer Williams whether being posted from the model's accounts, any publication's account or any agency's account.
FOR ALL CLIENTS:
Section 1202 of the U.S. Copyright Act makes it illegal to remove the Summer Williams signature watermark from any photos. Please do not remove any watermarks from Shot by Summer / Summer Williams photo works.
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By signing this agreement I verify that I was in no way coerced to do any of the photography concepts that arose from the photography session with the Photographer and everything was mutually agreed upon by both parties. I verify that any photography concepts/scenes involving me (the model) wearing less clothing such as but not limited to swimsuits, lingerie or implied or partial nudity scenes were mutually agreed upon by both parties.
The Photographer agrees to supply the model with the highest quality jpeg files of the finished images via Google Drive transfer sent to the model's email address.
I release and discharge Photographer from any and all claims and demands that may arise out of or in connection with the use of the photographs, including without limitation any and all claims for libel or violation of any right of publicity or privacy. This authorization and release shall also inure to the benefit of the heirs, legal representatives, licensees, and assigns of Photographer, as well as the person(s) for whom he/she took the photographs. I am a legally competent adult and have the right to contract in my own name. I have read this document and fully understand its contents. This release shall be binding upon me and my heirs, legal representatives, and assigns.
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