Agreement between Photographer and Musique Magazine
Assignment: Musique Magazine will attempt to obtain media credentials for the photographer whenever possible. There is no guarantee/promissory Musique magazine and or any of its affiliates is under any obligation at any time to provide said credentials to said photographer. Note: All assignments are unpaid. Musique magazine is not responsible for change in venue, artist, artist management or tour manager providing access to the photographer. The photographer will not dispute credentials with venue, artist management or promoters. If at any time the promoter, tour manager, venue and or media liaison changes photo terms or requirements the photographer will comply.
Approvals: All Photographs intended for use must be submitted to Musique Magazine for approval via DropBox.() Musique Magazine reserves the right not publish any photo(s) that may deem the artist and or the publication reputational harm or embarrassment.
Third Party Clearances/Contracts: Contract/release may be necessary with respect to the use of the Photographs. Photographer will be solely responsible for notifying/providing Musique magazine and its affiliates of any and all individual authorizations, releases, consents, clearances, licenses, and contracts and provide a copy.
Portfolio Use: Photographer may use approved Photographs for non-commercial, non-publication purposes to promote Photographer’s work. Photographs are subject to Artist’s (or Artist’s representatives) prior written approval if said work was contractual.
Copyright: Copyright in the Photographs will be retained by Photographer, subject to the restrictions and Artist’s approval rights in any Agreement the photographer enters into with artist/artist management. Photographer agrees that no publication, distribution, reproduction, display, or other right under copyright will be exploited by Photographer
Confidentiality: Photographer acknowledges that the reputation of Artist/Band is highly valued and that all efforts are made to maintain integrity of the Artist/Band and Musique Magazine. Accordingly, Photographer agrees not to disclose any confidential, personal, or private information about Artist, Artist’s family, or Artist’s personal relationships at any time. The Photographer shall not defame, slander, or place the Artist/Band or Musique magazine at reputational risk.
Indemnity: Photographer shall indemnify and hold harmless Musique Magazine from any and all damages, costs, and expenses (including legal fees) arising out of or in connection with any unauthorized use of the Photographs by Photographer, or any party acting under the authority of Photographer, or any breach of Photographer's warranties, representations, or obligations here under.
The license here under shall not become effective and Photographer may not use the Photographs unless said photographer agrees to the above agreement. Musique Magazine reserves the right to alter and amend the photo agreement at will. Additionally Musique magazine reserves the right to terminate said relationship/contract with the photographer at will.
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