Being Photographed or Filmed by Park promotional staffDo you really give up your right to be photographed or filmed by the park staff because of the waiver on the back of your ticket?
From Hubert WongI was at Knotts Berry Farm this weekend with my family. There was an Easter activity where kids can hunt for clues and then turn in the card and collect a small prize. I noticed there was a (presumably) park employee standing there with a large video camera shooting video of our kids looking at the prize bucket, picking out a prize, and then opening the plastic egg and looking at the candies inside. The video guy got there with a park manager right before we got there, and went somewhere else after filming our kids.
Posted March 25, 2013 at 9:56 AM
I started to have second thoughts about our kids showing up in a Knott's commercial or web video later on. I looked at our tickets and saw the legal wording on the back which said the park had the right to take photos or video of guests by virtue of the guest entering the park.
Here are my questions:
2. Unless the photographer was filming a large group, wouldn't it be common courtesy to make sure it was okay with the park guest before filming?
Thanks for your thoughts and feedback.
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From Anthony MurphyIt is pretty common, but its the same kind of fine print and pictures that are at sporting events. I think it is mostly group shots, but it doesn't surprise me
Posted March 25, 2013 at 5:56 PM
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