Archive for August, 2010

A Copyright Dinner with Photog Friends

Monday, August 9th, 2010 by

The Professional Photographers Society of Greater Washington was recently kind enough to have us at one of their dinner meetings.

We discussed sharing sites, fair use, transformative uses, sending takedown notices, and licensing work through http://rightspro.com.

Here are some of the highlights:

RightsPro Supports stockphotorights.com

Thursday, August 5th, 2010 by

Copyright clearance and licensing of stock imagery can be a tricky area to navigate but stockphotorights.com (set up by Getty Images) is a new site to help image buyers understand some of the issues involved.

We’re now official supporters of stockphotorights.com.  You can find us in the guides section and can expect blog and forum posts from us there in the future.

They’ve also put together a short video summarizing stock photo rights visually. Check it out: