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As you may be aware, there are changes to DACS' Payback scheme that have been forced on photographers and DACS by the Copyright Licensing Agency. [...]
Wed, Dec 21, 2016
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Today Rex Features, a long established and, until recently, respected photo library has emailed all its contributors admitting that a number had been defrauded. [...]
Fri, Dec 18, 2015
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WARNING This is the first draft of a work in progress aimed at helping photographers to take their own infringement cases through the small claims track in theIntellectual Property and Enterprise Court (IPEC). It is likely to contain mistakes, misunderstandings of the law, omissions and procedures that might betterbedone in other ways. It was written by people with no legal training or qualifications and has not been checked by any qualified persons. It is published in the hope that it will prove helpful but should be read and used with a critical eye. Important aspects should be double checked with an authoritative [...]
Thu, Nov 05, 2015
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The untimely death last week of the award-wining sports photographer and all round good guy Mike King sent shock waves through the profession. [...]
Wed, Sep 16, 2015
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Preferential rates offered on legal advice from Irwin Mitchell LLP [...]
Mon, Jun 01, 2015
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From their launch in 1999 Alamy had promoted themselves as the photographer-friendly stock agency. Back then they made promises like "It's not like you are entering an arrangement that ties your images up for a lengthy amount of time." Come February 2015 and they are claiming perpetual and irrevocable rights. [...]
Wed, May 27, 2015
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Following a campaign by EPUK the stock agency Alamy has conceded that amendments to its contributor contract, which were due to come into force on April 1st, would be withdrawn and replaced with amended terms more in line with photographers' demands. [...]
Tue, Mar 31, 2015
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EPUK doesn't do tech. But when a tech issue affects the business of professional photographers EPUK considers it an issue worth investigating. Here Nikon user Graham Harrison looks at an undercurrent of complaints about one professional Nikon lens, the sharp but fragile 24-70mm f/2.8 AF-S zoom. [...]
Sat, Mar 14, 2015
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Leaving Alamy needn't mean losing your metadata and sales records. [...]
Fri, Mar 13, 2015
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Alamy's contract defence: misleading and evasive. [...]
Wed, Mar 11, 2015
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