Commercial Model Release
The Commercial Model release template covers shoots where the photographer is able to use the images for whatever purpose they wish, including selling them for monetary gain, in exchange for supplying the client with specified compensation.
This could be free images ( know as "time for pictures" ie TPF), a free shoot or monetary compensation. The release gives you the flexibility to input whatever you agreed with your client.
The key difference between this form and the Standard Model release is that the Commercial release allows you to use the images for any purpose, including selling them, whilst the Standard release only gives you permission to use the images for portfolio purposes.
The document comes supplied as a Word Document, this will need to be printed on headed paper. You may also change use it in online format, if you wish.
When you purchase our documents, you are purchasing digital content. By confirming your purchase, you acknowledge that you wish to receive the documents immediately and that you lose your statutory rights to cancel the purchase contract.
COVERED IN THE COMMERCIAL MODEL RELEASE
- Client contact details
- Suitable for adults or minors
- Compensation - Cost of products supplied or what you will be trading for images
- Coverage of where the resulting images may be used by the photographer, including; website, digital and printed promotions, advertising, internet and social media
- Storage of images
- Copyright and Data protection
Includes the following documents:
Commercial Model Release template
Commercial Model Release Walk Through
Harmony & Blue Terms & Conditions
If you are looking to use your clients images for a non - commercial purpose please check out our Standard Model release.
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