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The American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP) offers this model and property release app. A must have app for professional photographers working in all genres of the business. Photographer can customize a Model or Property release using the ASMP standard releases. The app allows you to create templates, take a photograph of the subject, specify the uses for the images, including any sensitive or digital manipulation issues, and images of minors, the models can then sign the release and a PDF is emailed to the photographer, agent, model and client as needed. In addition to the ASMP forms, the app includes the industry standard releases for stock photography produced by Getty Images, Inc., for photographers planning to license images through a stock photography distributor or portal. Also included is a special release for promotional use by the photographer. This FREE app is provided by ASMP, the trusted industry resource for photography business answers.
What's New in Version 1.2
Various bug fixes and enhancements
Works fine, but needs more functionality
I like this app for what it is now: a good way to get a model release on the day of the shoot when the model is present. Unfortunately we sometimes have to send a release to a model some time after the shoot and have them sign and send back to us, so it would be nice if we could edit the shoot date (to specify a past shoot instead of having the app decide that it was today) AND send/save the release without having signatures in place.
Right now I am signing a tiny "X" as the model's "signature" and then emailing the release to the model for them to sign, which is a decent workaround for that, but I have to open Photoshop to correct the shoot date which is a total pain.
Also, I would also love to have a "save to Dropbox" capability to back up the releases!
Failed so hard I had to laugh (and then I cried)
I really wanted to like this app. The concept is so simple and yet essential. Instead, I have an app that makes you and the model/client fill out all these form fields, then sends us a PDF by email that contains two pages of nothing except the worthless digitized squiggles called signatures and a photo of the model, but none of the text is present! When I go back to the office and discover this issue, I think, "Uh okay, fine, let's go back to the app and load up the saved form. Surely, it saved the form, right?" WRONG. Poof, it's gone. Start over. Oh, wait, the model I met on the street is gone. No saved contact info, just their now-worthless signature and mugshot on a blank PDF. Sigh, this app needs some major bug fixes.
I'd love to love it
But it just doesn't work. I can generate a release, but the PDF does not come through in the email, just an error about PDF not found. Bummer. This could be a great app. Also needs an option to import my information - name, phone, email, address - from my contact card so I don't have to enter it all. Would also be nice to have a 'next field' button for filling out the forms, instead of having to scroll down and select the next field to ender text. One base star, plus one for being a good idea.
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- Category: Photo & Video
- Updated: Oct 09, 2012
- Version: 1.2
- Size: 3.7 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: BrickSimple LLC
- © 2012 American Society of Media Photographers
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.