COPYRIGHT

Image Theft Online and How You Can Fight It Back

2019-10-22T11:25:39+00:00September 5th, 2019|Tags: , , , |

Today we are sharing an eye-opening personal story of Christiana Key, the photographer and author of the book "Style, Light, Shoot! – Creative Photography with DIY-Equipment" - about how her pictures were getting stolen without her consent and how we managed to regain the money from the copyrights. [...]

Small Claims Enforcement Approved by the US Senate

2019-10-23T08:50:44+00:00August 8th, 2019|Tags: , |

Good news for all the American creators! The Copyright Alternative in Small Claims Enforcement Act legislation was passed by the Senate Judiciary. It got the majority vote and is soon to receive a full Senate vote. @Feng Yu The act brings a great, cheaper alternative to bringing cases directly to the [...]

5 Myths About Copyright

2019-10-23T09:05:16+00:00June 7th, 2019|Tags: , , |

Copyright law is often misinterpreted. We heard legends about people using pictures which do not belong to them. Make sure you do not make these common mistakes. © g-stockstudio Stealing photos is easy but it should not escape unseen. Ignorantia legis non excusat  – ignorance of the law is not an [...]

What Is Your Investment When Choosing PhotoClaim?

2019-10-23T09:12:50+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Tags: , , |

Let me guess, you have been thinking about signing up with PhotoClaim but are not sure how much it may cost you? Let’s talk about money then! ⓒkachka Have you ever tried to anticipate how many of your photos might have been already stolen and how many [...]

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 [...]

The Origins of Copyright Law – When Photographers Gained Protection

2019-10-23T09:31:16+00:00January 4th, 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Copyright is currently classified among the most basic rights which shall be granted to anyone creating art, but it was not always the case. Let's go on a short journey back to the ancient times to see if the first artists had any clue about such a term. Then we [...]

Everything You Wanted to Know About Payments

2019-10-23T09:38:28+00:00December 10th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

If you run your own company, you may perceive client billing as one of the least favourite things to do. But what if you have someone who keeps an eye and fights for the money you deserve?  That’s what we are here for! Today we want to guide you through [...]

Bulgaria – Full of Sun and Copyright Infringement

2019-10-23T09:37:52+00:00December 5th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

Holiday destination. A place which most people usually associate with sandy beaches and the Black Sea. Why link it with copyright infringements? Find the answer in the next couple of paragraphs. © sdecoret For landscape photographers, Bulgaria used to be a spot [...]

Do What You Love and Protect Your Copyrights

2019-10-22T13:26:59+00:00November 2nd, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

Why do you take pictures? How often do you ask yourself what does photography really mean to you and why do you press the shutter button? With this article, we want to raise a little discussion but also remind you that no matter what photography means to you, you have [...]

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