Photography Legal Information

COPYRIGHT & PENALTY

Sweet Schmidty Photography retains all copyrights to all images created during client’s sessions.  A print release may be purchased with digital files to print photographs for personal use.  This print release does not allow publication of these portraits, selling or altering these portraits without written permission.  It is illegal to copy, scan, download, print, share or alter these photographs created by Sweet Schmidty Photography.  This also applies to the “Sweet Peaks” images posted on an online gallery, blog, website, or social media.

If you do decide to share your images online, all I ask is you link back to my blog, website or social media.  I know you are very excited to share your images with your friends and family, and I am excited for you to do that as well.  Please incorporate my business with a link back, or tag, to me.

MODEL RELEASE

I hereby give to Sweet Schmidty Photography the right and permission with respect to the photographs she has taken of myself or my minor child(ren) in which:

a)  To copyright the same in the photographs name or any other name he/she may select.

b)  To use, publish, re-use, re-publish the same photograph in full or in part with other photographs in any medium (i.e. illustration, promotion or advertising)

I hereby release and discharge Sweet Schmidty Photography from all and any claims in connection with the use of these photographs.

LIABILITY

Sweet Schmidty Photography is not responsible for any injuries inflicted upon participating parties.  Clients are responsible for themselves, their children and their pets and release the photographer (Amanda Schmidt) from any claims against them or their business.

DAMAGE

Sweet Schmidty Photography is not responsible for the damage of portraits or flash drives after delivery to the client, including damage caused by transit by US mail.  Client assumes all responsibility for the safety of all portraits upon receipt.