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When working with models it is wise to obtain consent for the use of the photograph. Problems can arise from dishonesty and misunderstanding between both parties and the release from goes some way to reducing any potential problem. If you have any doubts about this contact a lawyer for advice.

Adult Model Release

                      In consideration of my engagement as a model, upon the
                      terms herewith stated, I hereby give to photographer's

                      name goes here his/her heirs, legal representatives and

                      assigns, those for whom photographer's name goes

                      here is acting, and those acting with his/her authority and


                      a) the unrestricted right and permission to copyright and
                      use, re-use, publish, and republish photographic portraits or

                      pictures of me or in which I may be included intact or in part,

                      composite or distorted in character or form, without

                      restriction as to changes or transformations in conjunction

                      with my own or a fictitious name, or reproduction hereof in

                      color or otherwise, made through any and all media now or

                      hereafter known for illustration, art, promotion, advertising,

                      trade, or any other purpose whatsoever.

                      b) I also permit the use of any printed material in connection

                      c) I hereby relinquish any right that I may have to examine or
                      approve the completed product or products or the

                      advertising copy or printed matter that may be used in

                      conjunction therewith or the use to which it may be applied.

                      d) I hereby release, discharge and agree to save harmless
                      [photographer], his/her heirs, legal representatives or

                      assigns, and all persons functioning under his/her

                      permission or authority, or those for whom he/she is

                      functioning, from any liability by virtue of any blurring,

                      distortion, alteration, optical illusion, or use in composite

                      form whether intentional or otherwise, that may occur or be

                      produced in the taking of said picture or in any subsequent

                      processing thereof, as well as any publication thereof,

                      including without limitation any claims for libel or invasion of


                      e) I hereby affirm that I am over the age of majority and have
                      the right to contract in my own name. I have read the above

                      authorization, release and agreement, prior to its execution;

                      I fully understand the contents thereof. This agreement shall

                      be binding upon me and my heirs, legal representatives and


                      Dated: _____________________________________







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