A. Performer/Attendee Media Release
I hereby give to WORDUP! Open Mic the absolute and irrevocable right and permission with respect to the media that they have taken of myself which may be included with others:
a) To copyright the same in WORDUP! Open Mic's name or any other name that they may select;
b) To use, re-use, publish and re-publish the same in whole or in part, separately or in conjunction with other media, in any medium now or hereafter known, and for any purpose whatsoever, including (but not by way of limitation) illustration, promotion, advertising and trade, and;
I hereby release and discharge WORDUP! Open Mic from all and any claims and demands ensuing from or in connection with the use of the photographs, including any and all claims for libel and invasion of privacy.
WORDUP! Open Mic is not responsible for any injuries inflicted upon any participating parties. Client(s) will be responsible for themselves and release WORDUP! Open Mic from any claims against their person or their business.
C. Copyright & Penalty
WORDUP! Open Mic retains all copyrights to all media created during our events. The print release does not allow publication of your portraits (i.e. entering in contests), selling or altering of your images without the WORDUP! Open Mic’s written permission. It is illegal to copy, scan, download, print, share, alter, or otherwise steal any image created by WORDUP! Open Mic during client’s event attendance. This applies to images posted in an online proofing gallery, blog, Facebook, or hard copy images. If client steals images via any method listed above, or any other method, client will be invoiced for the cost of EACH digital image client has stolen, at WORDUP! Open Mic’s current price per digital file.
Note from WORDUP! Open Mic : We work very hard to create media that reflects he passion of performance while keeping in line with our brand's artistic vision and creativity. We know performers will want to share them and include a sneak-peek for that very reason. However, We ask that you simply link back to our website/facebook/instagram page instead of right-clicking, saving, and sharing the image via your own sources. We hope that you will respect not only our hard work, but the dedication that has been put into the training and equipment used to capture these images. Please credit us and the photographers we employ or host.