Boop The Nose Photography Client Contract

I am the owner of the pets(s) being photographed. I accept responsibility for my pet during the photography session. I hereby release, hold harmless and will indemnify Matthew Chase & Boop The Nose Photography, their employees, agents and representatives from any liability, damage, claim, or expense (“Damages”) that might occur as a result of or in connection with me, my guests, and pet(s)’ visit to the studio. I accept full responsibility for any such Damages and agree to monitor and control my pet(s) to insure the safety of all present. I certify that to the best of my knowledge my pet(s) are free of disease, parasites (such as fleas, ticks or mites) and any aggressive or unusual behavioral traits (such as marking), and I have no reason to believe that my pet(s) will cause injury or damage to anyone or anything.

I have read and agree to the following: I engage Matthew Chase (Photographer) and Boop The Nose Photography (Company) to photograph my pet(s). I hereby grant Matthew Chase, his legal representatives and assigns, the irrevocable and unrestricted right to use and publish photographs of my pet(s) for editorial, self promotional, advertising, and any other purpose and in any manner or medium; to alter the same without restriction; and to copyright the same. I hereby release Matthew Chase and his legal representatives and assigns from all claims and liability relating to said photographs.

As a client of Boop The Nose Photography, I acknowledge and understand that the images taken by Photographer Matthew Chase are protected by Federal Copyright Laws. Unless I have purchased a print release, I understand it is illegal to copy or reproduce these photographs without the Photographer’s permission, and it is always illegal to assign copyright or other usage rights without the Photographer’s permission.

“CUTEST PET” & SIMILAR COMPETITIONS: I agree not to enter images of my pets taken by Matthew Chase into any competitions, such as but not limited to, competitions put on by pet supplies stores or pet food companies, without prior permission from Matthew Chase. Often these competitions request assigning copyright or other usage rights to the competition manager or sponsoring company which is a violation of Matthew Chase’s copyright.

I represent and warrant that I am at least 18 years of age and have the full legal capacity to execute this release.