Los Angeles wants to keep more of its rainwater to fight drought In the middle of a historic drought, Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti unveiled an experimental project that allows homeowners to store more rainwater in their yards. The system features a high-tech cistern that is connected through the internet to a weather prediction service. The cistern can empty itself before a big storm to make sure there is enough space to store future water. IMAGES AND SOUNDBITES.
Also referred to as third party rights or underlying rights. The most common releases are model and property releases. They are designed to ensure that the people and owners of the property in the footage gave permission for themselves or their property to be used in a commercial context.
Do I need a release?
You are reporting for a newsworthy event or illustrating a subject of general interest.
This is editorial use
Releases are not necessary. Edit away to your hearts content.
You are helping sell or promote a product, a company, goods, services or raise money.
This is commercial use
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You will need to consider releases.
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