Photography and Videography AnimeKon attendees are more than welcome to take pictures and shoot video on all days of the event. By gaining entry to AnimeKon you are giving your consent to be photographed and appear on camera by our crew as well as the media. You are also granting us permission to use your image to promote future events. However, it is important to note that some guests, or other fans, may or may not pose for photographs with you. Remember;everyone has a right to their privacy, including you! If you don’t want your picture taken, then just say so. If you are an accredited member of the press, or other media outlet, and wish to conduct interviews with our featured guests, please contact Melissa Young at firstname.lastname@example.org with your request. Props & Weapons The use of real weapons at AnimeKon is strictly forbidden. This includes, but is not limited to, the following: Automatic Weapons Knives Swords/Cutlasses Flares Shurikens Failure to comply with these rules will result in: Immediate loss of the privilege to carry weapons Expulsion, without refund, from the event. Any act of gross negligence or public endangerment may result in criminal charges beyond the control of AnimeKon.