Release of Liability and Assumption of Risk Waiver Form for workshops run by

Kyla Black & Gathering Dust Photography Company


By completing and signing this contract you acknowledge that you agree to and understand the terms and conditions herein. You are waiving certain legal rights, including the right to sue Kyla Black & Gathering Dust Photography Company. Please read this contract carefully.


I, the participant, acknowledge that participation in any photographic workshop or any other outdoor activity organized by Kyla Black & Gathering Dust Photography Company carries with it inherent risks including, but not limited to, the risk of injury or death. And I, the participant, freely accept and fully assume all such risk(s).


It is the responsibility of each participant of a trip to familiarize themselves with the risks of the activity, to weigh those risks against the advantages, and to decide whether or not to participate. Kyla Black & Gathering Dust Photography Company will not assume liability in respect of any of these risks, dangers, hazards and liabilities. Participants further acknowledge that it is their responsibility to ensure that they carry adequate medical, extended health, dental and accident insurance coverage, as well as adequate protection for personal possessions that covers high-value items such as cameras, lenses and tripods. It is the participant’s individual responsibility to verify that they are in good health and are physically capable of carrying out the activity.


I am aware that Kyla Black & Gathering Dust Photography Company is not responsible for my safety while participating in such activity. I am aware that other participants are not responsible for my safety.


I acknowledge that Kyla Black & Gathering Dust Photography Company is not responsible for providing transportation to and from the activity location and that I may have to make my own private arrangements for my transportation. If I participate in carpooling with other participants in the particular event, then I do so entirely at my own risk and without any right to claim against Kyla Black & Gathering Dust Photography Company for any loss, damages, or personal injury whatsoever I may suffer. I agree to assume all of the risks and responsibilities associated with my transportation to and from the activity location.


While Kyla Black & Gathering Dust Photography Company is the organizer of the workshop, the fact that their activities are outdoors means that they cannot be expected to control every aspect of the event. Everyone is responsible for their own actions during the course of an event.


In order to be allowed to participate, individuals release Kyla Black & Gathering Dust Photography Company all liability in respect of any personal injury suffered, any damage or loss of personal property, which my arise out of participation in the photography workshop.


I am of over the age of 18 years or have signed, written consent from my parent/legal guardian. (Minimum age to participate is 14 years of age)


Name, Signature, Emergency Contact/Phone #


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