• Photography Copyright Explained- Best Practices

    May 03, 2011

    What is photo copyright? Copyright is defined as the exclusive set of rights granted to the author or creator of an original work, including the right to copy, distribute and adapt the work. In addition, any of these rights can be licensed, transferred and/or assigned...

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  • Checklist for using Pictures, Images or Clipart you found online. What is royalty free?

    Checklist for using Pictures, Images or Clipart you found online. What is royalty free?

    April 26, 2011

    [caption id="attachment_3062" align="alignright" width="210" caption="Photo Checklist"][/caption] The checklist of considerations and questions below are important to think about when you found an image online and want to use it for whatever creative or editorial reason. Here is a checklist of things to ask yourself when licensing and using an...

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  • Consumer Selling and Buying of Images and Footage - Copyright Issues

    November 01, 2007

    We keep coming back to Copyright issues because they are so important to the integrity of our marketplace but also because many people look at them as a gray area and don't really understand what they can and can't do. While there may be hundreds of legal details involving the use of copyrighted materials, the basic principles of the U.S. and...

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