Giovanna Del Sarto
Giovanna Del Sarto was born in Carrara, Italy and moved to England in 1999 after graduating in Foreign Languages and Literature at Universitaâ€™ degli Studi di Pisa.
Her interest in History of Art and Fine Art practice made her to return to education in 2003.
In 2006 she successfully graduated in BA Graphic Fine Art at the University of East London. During her academic years, she developed a genuine passion for documentary and photojournalism photography. Del Sarto successfully complited a Masters in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography at London College of Communications (LCC) in 2008.
In the last few years, Del Sarto collaborated with different associations and charities such as Stop the War Coalition, Journal of Art & Art Education, PhotoVoice and Arcola Theatre among others.
Her photographic work had been exhibited in Host Gallery, Theprintspace Gallery, London, Muzeum Vysociny Jihlava, Czech Republic, Viareggio Carnival La Cittadella, Viareggio, Italy and her work is held in the permanent collection at the University of East London.
Recently one of my picts has been selected in competition by Lonely planet. this means that my pict will be part of different exhibitions.in order to do that the lonely planet sent my the following contract to be signed. i would like to get some advise regarding the contract above all point n.2 and n.5.which they seem to me a bit tricky. i have to sign it by 13th Feb.thanks a lot giovanna
LETTER OF AGREEMENT
Recently you entered the Lonely Planet Pikeo Photo Competition, which was run via the Pikeo website at www.pikeo.com between 1 August and 8 September 2008 (the competition). Although your photo didn’t win, it was highly regarded by the judges and we’d like to use your photo in marketing and promotional activities in relation to the competition. This letter of agreement is between you and Lonely Planet Publications Pty Ltd (â€œusâ€, â€œweâ€), and sets out the agreement between you and us to allow us to use your photo in this way. .
1. The Work
You agree to provide us with the following image:
Digital color image of Elephant and Castle tube station entitled â€œTUBEâ€™
(the â€œWorkâ€) in a form approved by us.
2. Grant of copyright licence
You grant us a worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive licence to reproduce, publish, adapt, translate, distribute and communicate to the public the Work (or any part of it), in any form or media (whether now known or otherwise), for use in marketing and promotional activities in relation to the competition, and the right to sub-licence these rights to our Related Corporations and licensees (for example, for use in in-store or foreign language marketing campaigns in relation to the competition) (the â€œLicenceâ€).
You warrant that the Work is original to you, the Work does not infringe any existing copyright, the Work is not defamatory of any person or third party and that you have obtained all appropriate model and property releases and consents in connection with the Work to enable you to grant the Licence.
As consideration for the Licence, we will give you 2 free guidebooks of your choice upon delivery of the signed agreement to us, together with the Work.
4. Independent Contractor
You are an independent contractor. This agreement does not establish an employee-employer relationship between you and us.
5. Moral rights
Despite any moral rights that may otherwise apply, you consent to us or any of our Related Corporations (in exercising any of our rights under, or doing any other act contemplated by, this agreement) not publishing the Work, or publishing part of the Work; storing, using, publishing or communicating the Work in any form or medium (including digital); re-using, altering, editing, treating, adapting or licensing the Work in any way; not attributing you as the author of the whole or part of the Work; attributing you as the author of a work that incorporates additional material not created by you.
We will use reasonable efforts to attribute you as author of the Work.
6. Whole agreement
This agreement constitutes the whole of the agreement between you and us concerning the Work.
We may assign this agreement and all or any part of the Licence to any of our Related Corporations.
8. Governing law
This agreement is governed by the laws of Victoria, Australia. The parties submit to the non exclusive jurisdiction of the courts exercising jurisdiction there without regard to principles of conflicts of law.
In this agreement, Related Corporation means in relation to a party, another company that is:
â€¢ a holding company or subsidiary of the party;
â€¢ a subsidiary of a holding company of the party; or
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2. Your acceptance
You accept the terms and conditions contained in this letter of agreement by signing, dating and returning to us 2 copies of this letter. We will co-sign this letter and return 1 copy to you for your records.
Please donâ€™t hesitate to get in touch with us if you have any queries.
11 Feb 2009 01:02