Release consent for portraits when I have not see subject for years.

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If I want to post a photographic portrait, how do I get a release consent if the people I want to post portraits of have been out of my life for years. I have no idea where they are. The last time I saw one of these people was in 1966. See photo below. Does this preclude me from posting portraits?
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Lenore

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Great photo! Model releases are necessary for photographs that you want to sell as stock photography, but I believe you have two other choices: either don't put this in the marketplace when you upload it, or mark it "editorial use only".
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Lenorel - thanks you so much for your prompt and helpful reply. I never put my photos up for Marketplace anyway & I always mark them "for editorial use only." Have a great weekend!
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Glad I could help :-)

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