Model release

Jhay Khay Photography will frequently use the following model release for normal paid art nude sessions.  This sample is provided to help potential models understand the release form, and to share with other photographers.  Please note however that Jhay Khay Photography does not warrant this model release is suitable for any purpose.  You must always obtain your own legal advice.


In consideration of the sum of $___, which was received by me today, I _______________________________________________(Model), give to Jhay Khay Photography, their legal representatives, successors, and all persons or corporations acting with his permission, unlimited permission except as noted to copyright and/or use, and/or publish the photographic portraits or pictures taken of me on this day, and the negatives, transparencies, prints, or digital information pertaining to them, in still, single, multiple, moving or video format, or in which I may be included in whole or in part, or composite, or distorted in form, or reproductions thereof, in colour or otherwise, made through any media in his studio or elsewhere for art, or any other lawful purpose.

Noted limitations to the publishing of the photographic portraits are:

  1. The images are not to be sold, donated to or used by an adult entertainment concern, including for distribution in channels such as web or DVD.

I acknowledge that the photography session was conducted in a completely proper and professional manner, and this release was willingly signed at its termination. I certify that I am not a minor, and am free and able to give such consent.



(Model’s signature)






(Phone number)



(Witness name and signature)


This form will be retained with the contact sheets.