Williamsburg Area Destination Marketing Committee (Visit Williamsburg) User Generated Content Terms and Conditions

 

Rights to Use Content

Welcome! Thank you for taking such beautiful photos of the Greater Williamsburg destination. We’re so excited to share your social content in our marketing efforts. Our legal folks require us to share the following with you, too: By using hashtag #YesVisitWilliamsburg in response to a request from the Williamsburg Area Marketing Destination Committee (otherwise known as Visit Williamsburg), and as the photographer and sole owner of the rights to this(these) image(s), you authorize Visit Williamsburg to publish photographs taken by you and/or of your likeness for use in its social media, print, online and video-based publicity materials. You release and hold harmless Visit Williamsburg from any reasonable expectation of privacy or confidentiality associated with the use of the images specified above. You further acknowledge that your participation is voluntary and that you will not receive financial compensation of any type associated with the use or publication of these photographs or inclusion in Visit Williamsburg marketing materials or other Visit Williamsburg publications, print or electronic. You acknowledge and agree that publication of said photos by Visit Williamsburg confers no rights of ownership or royalties whatsoever.

 

Credit for Content

Visit Williamsburg shall exercise reasonable efforts to include credit to you when using the content, provided that the details such as your name and/or social media identity (i.e., Instagram handle) are included by you. You voluntarily agree to waive all moral rights in favor of Visit Williamsburg and under no circumstance shall a failure to include credit by Visit Williamsburg directors, officers, agents, employees or sub-licensees constitute a breach of this Agreement.

 

Thanks for your time and consideration! If you have questions, please email us at [email protected].
 

Updated January 2018