Photography Model Release

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The Photography Model Release is to get the rights for a photoshoot. Whether a professional photoshoot for an artist-photographer or a commercial shoot, you can get the proper terms and conditions with this essential Photographer contract.

This legal document details the terms and conditions between a Photographer and the Model.

It covers the essential elements of the relationship, such as:

  • Date of the Service
  • Ownership Rights
  • Release Date
  • Use Rights of Images
  • And More.

This is a core Professional Photography contract required to get the rights from a model for a professional or artistic photoshoot.

This fully customizable Release includes all the essential terms and conditions, including ownership rights of the photographs.

Every great business relationship starts with laying out the parties’ duties and obligations, rights, and responsibilities.

Creating a contract ensures that the parties agreeing will have all the proper terms and conditions laid out before the engagement.

Other names for this Document:

Photography Model Release Form, Photography Model Release Contract, Model Release Contract, Photography Model Release Agreement.

Approximate time to complete contract:  4-5 Minutes

Single-Use Contract Unless Purchased with a Subscription


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What Is It?

This fully customizable Photography Model Release contains all the essential terms and conditions to ensure a smooth transfer of rights and covers the essential contract terms between a Photographer and the Model.

This standard Photography Legal Contract covers:

  • The Start Date of the Agreement
  • The Release of Rights by the Photographer
  • The Amount of Compensation
  • The Rights Being Released to the Photographer
  • The transfer of intellectual property rights to the Photographer
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution Issues, including Venue & Choice of Law

How to Use This Document

Use this document to explain the relationship between a Photographer and the Model.

Some things needed to build your custom Photography Model Release:

  • Names of the Parties
  • Addresses of the Parties
  • Emails of the Parties
  • Dates of the Project
  • State for Venue and Choice Provisions

Once you have completed drafting the Photography Model Release, you will be able to save and edit further, download a PDF or send to the other party for electronic signature.

Other Agreements You May Need:

Photo Licensing Agreement


Hair and Makeup Contract


Assistant Photographer Contract


Wedding Photography Contract


Photoshoot Location Agreement


Event Photography Contract


Packages You May Need:

Professional Photography Package
The Professional Photography Package includes all the most common agreements needed to run your photography business.  This package will make sure your business stays protected while giving you peace of mind! All Contracts in Package are Single Use.

Price $66.00

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