About daria

Co-founder of Photoclaim, philology graduate, online marketing specialist. At Photoclaim previously responsible for setting operations and growing the team. Currently building the presence of Photoclaim in online media.

Photographers in danger! 2 mln € are back in their pocket, the fight is not over.

2019-04-08T11:43:34+00:00May 25th, 2018|

This is only a small fraction of what companies have stolen from professional photographers. After the last month billing PhotoClaim has reported hitting the new milestone of 2.036.846,90€ regained for photographers from image thieves. However, the founder of the company Nico Trinkhaus says, this is just a small fraction of the money which has [...]

Pixdetect is now RightsPilot

2019-06-10T11:16:34+00:00December 27th, 2017|

Dear Photographers, As you may have noticed in the most recent Latest Findings document, there has been an update regarding the documentation of the copyright infringements. Pixdetect UG has been renamed to RightsPilot UG. For this reason, we would like to take this opportunity to inform you that our cooperation partner in securing the evidence will be [...]

Cease and Desist Abmahnung by Filipp Bickel or Robert Fechner

2019-04-08T12:12:46+00:00November 16th, 2017|

Have you received a so-called “cease and desist” order (“Abmahnung”) by someone who claims to cooperate with PhotoClaim? If so, we can help you verify whether it is a legitimate claim or a scam. PhotoClaim tracks the portfolios of photographers on the Internet. Unfortunately, it has become common practice for [...]

Save Freedom of Panorama – The European Commission is listening, but you need to speak up!

2019-06-10T11:21:52+00:00March 31st, 2016|

Last summer we all came together to save the Freedom of Panorama. With a total of 555,223 people signing the petition, the European Parliament listened to us and recommended that the European Commission not restrict this freedom. However, the fight is not yet over. They have to hear us [...]

Damages according to MFM calculation

2019-04-08T12:39:06+00:00March 17th, 2016|

Rightfully, damages are due to the photographer for copyright infringements of his images. MFM tables in this case serve as valid and useful orientation for fair, market-based damages. In some cases these even apply beyond the German national border. At this point, we will examine the background, principles and specifics of MFM calculation. [...]

Photography Copyright in Europe

2019-04-08T12:28:34+00:00August 7th, 2015|Tags: , , |

Each country of the European Union has its own legislation system, and consequently its own copyright law. However, these systems are highly unified and the basic copyright laws are very similar in each member state. Therefore, in this article we will describe these similarities and name them EU copyright, in contrast, for example, to [...]

190,000 supporters of the Freedom of Panorama!

2019-06-10T11:18:46+00:00July 2nd, 2015|

190,000 times thank you for supporting the petition to save the Freedom of Panorama! This is already much more than I expected when I noticed the proposal and started the petition. With the amazing help from the change.org team, I’ll be able to go to Strasbourg on Wednesday, to [...]