COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT

What Does Cease and Desist Letter (Abmahnung) From Marcin Zieliński Means?

2020-03-27T12:28:59+00:00March 27th, 2020|Tags: , , , |

Did you find a Cease and Desist Letter (‘Abmahnung’ in German) in your mailbox sent by someone who claims to work with PhotoClaim? How to make sure it is not a scam but a valid email? What to do next? We will provide you with an answer in the next paragraphs. ©Canva [...]

What Makes Your Photos Prone to Getting Stolen

2020-03-31T12:58:06+00:00March 9th, 2020|Tags: , , |

You are almost there! It seems that you are pretty close to getting your portfolio classified for our monitoring. Your photos are already quite popular on the web but they are not on the top of image thieves picks, yet! Don’t worry, we have been here before. We’ve got a couple of questions for you [...]

A Successful Strategy Against Copyright Infringement

2020-01-22T13:40:18+00:00January 22nd, 2020|Tags: , , , , |

When copyright infringement keeps you awake at night, a solid strategy against it is needed. Learn from our experience and fight together with us!  ©Canva Have the proof to prove your rights To start with, make sure you are always able to prove that the photo stolen online belongs to you. [...]

Do You Follow EU Copyright Jurisdiction? Photographer’s Permission for Republication Required

2020-01-10T12:47:00+00:00January 10th, 2020|Tags: , , , |

Are you up to date with the copyright law? Today we share important information for all the Internet users, content creators and photographers. ©Jirapong Manustrong According to the European Court of Justice jurisdiction, Internet users are required to ask for a photographer’s permission before publishing their images, even if the pictures [...]

Why You Shouldn’t Use Photos from Unsplash?

2019-10-23T08:41:25+00:00September 9th, 2019|Tags: , , |

You might think that Unsplash is just another stock images service. Everything looks pretty legit, images are put into categories, all you have to do is register for free. But there is one thing which remains unclear – the copyrights of the pictures you are going to use. ©Canva A lot [...]

Make Sure You Don’t Send Us the Photos You Sell on Stock Markets

2019-10-23T08:58:49+00:00July 22nd, 2019|Tags: , , |

Do you sell your pictures on stock markets? If so, make sure you do not send them to us to process. Find out why! ©Canva There are a couple of different ways to make money from your photographs. Putting them on stock markets is the one we would like to focus [...]

Did You Find Your Photos Stolen on Instagram? Let Us Know!

2019-10-22T11:32:58+00:00July 8th, 2019|Tags: , , |

How many times a day do you scroll your Instagram feed? Hard to count, right? It may happen that you find something that catches your attention: your pictures being stolen! From now on, if you see someone is using your photo on Instagram, please let us know about it. © Canva [...]

Frequently Asked Questions About Copyright

2019-10-22T11:36:19+00:00June 4th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Copyright law can be tricky. There is a grand idea of finding a balance between the rights of creators and the rights of the public thanks to it. Sounds ideal but the reality is not always that easy and colourful. Find the answer to the most common copyright doubts. Are the copyright rules [...]

Why Copyright Literacy is a Must in our Times

2019-10-23T09:21:56+00:00April 9th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

You are reading this article which means that you are a literate person. What about copyright literacy? Can you still consider yourself literate in this field? ⓒChinnapong In the digital era, with its constant creation and spread of content, the ability to read and write is not [...]

Copyright Law vs. Public Domain

2019-10-23T09:24:02+00:00April 1st, 2019|Tags: , , , |

A term frequently used in the copyright parlance but never clearly defined. No wonder so many people struggle with its definition and usage. How to figure out if something is in the public domain? Let’s find the answer to this question together.   ©olivier le moal PUBLIC [...]

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