Our loved ones with PWS are beautiful and we want to highlight their photos in our materials! If you would like to submit a PWS photo of your loved one to be considered for use in our materials, please complete the form below and upload a picture of your loved one.  We are requesting photos of people across the life span of PWS. Please note that we will be unable to use all photos submitted.

Photo submission form requirements

  • I hereby authorize The Foundation for Prader-Willi Research and its officers, trustees, employees, agents, representatives, successors, licensees and assigns (hereinafter “FPWR”) (FPWR) permission to photograph and/or use my image, likeness, or depiction and/or that of my minor children (if applicable). I hereby grant permission to FPWR to edit, crop, or retouch such photographs, and waive any right to inspect the final photographs. I hereby consent to and permit photographs of me and/or those of my minor children to be used by FPWR worldwide for any purpose, including educational and advertisement purposes, and in any medium, including print and electronic. I understand that FPWR may use such photographs with or without associating names thereto. I understand and agree that any photograph using my image/ likeness will become property of FPWR and will not be returned.

    I acknowledge that since my participation with FPWR is voluntary, I will receive no financial compensation. I further waive any claim for compensation of any kind for FPWR’s use or publication of photographs of me and/or those of my minor children (if applicable). Additionally, I waive the right to royalties or other compensation arising or related to the use of the photograph or image.

    I hereby irrevocably authorize FPWR to edit, alter, copy exhibit, publish or distribute the images referenced herein is photo for purposes of publicizing FPWR’s programs or for any other lawful purpose. In addition, I waive the right to inspect or approve the finished product, including written or electronic copy, wherein my likeness appears.

    I hereby fully and forever discharge and release FPWR from any claim for damages of any kind (including, but not limited to, invasion of privacy; defamation; false light or misappropriation of name, likeness or image) arising out of the use or publication of photographs of me and/or those of my minor children (if applicable) by FPWR which I, my heirs, representatives, executers, administrators, or any other person acting on my behalf or on behalf of my estate have or may have by reason of this authorization, and covenant and agree not to sue or otherwise initiate legal proceedings against FPWR for such use or publication on my own behalf or on behalf of my minor children. All grants of permission and consent, and all covenants, agreements and understandings contained herein are irrevocable.

    I acknowledge and represent that I am over the age of 18, have read this entire document, that I understand its terms and provisions, and that I have signed it knowingly and voluntarily on behalf of myself and/or my minor children (if applicable).

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