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People may take photographs and videos of participants, classes, performances, and demonstrations. Please be aware members of the public may use images for their own purposes without prior consent. John Whalen, of J. Whalen Photography may take photographs and video footage of participants, classes, performances, and demonstrations. I will try my best to inform everyone prior to this activity. Please be advised images and videos may be used, without further notification or compensation, at a later date, for marketing purposes, including but not limited to, printed materials, brochures, newsletters, marketing, advertising, videos, and/or as digital images such as those on websites and social media. I, Salem Whalen, will occasionally need to film selected classes and activities for certification purposes. I will try my best to inform everyone of this activity before the event. If at anytime you do not wish to be photographed or filmed, you may alert the instructor or step away from the circle.

By participating in demonstrations and performances, you the participant, understand the following information.


In consideration of my engagement as a member of performance and demonstration activities, upon the terms herewith stated, I hereby give to John Whalen of J. Whalen Photography his heirs, legal representatives and assigns, those for whom the photographer is acting, and those acting with his/her authority and permission:


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 therewith.

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 John Whalen, his heirs, legal representatives or assigns, and all persons functioning under his permission or authority, or those for whom he 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 privacy.

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 assigns.

f) I understand images and videos may be used, without further notification, at a later date, for marketing purposes, including but not limited to, printed materials, brochures, newsletters, marketing, advertising, videos, and/or as digital images such as those on websites and social media.


Contact:
john.richard.whalen@gmail.com
www.jwhalenphotography.com
facebook.com/jwhalenphotography

salemthegoddess@yahoo.com
salemthegoddess.com
facebook.com/salemthegoddessbellydance

Sincerely,
Salem Whalen

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