"Every day the work of photographers is being used without their consent"
This is the focus of France's UPP (Professional Photographers Union) which released an (NSFW) ad aimed at (no pun intended) curbing the rampant theft and devaluation of photographers' work. They're also developed a manifesto outlining the changes they want to see made and enforced to protect the industry.
What do you think?
Keywords: photographers' frustrations, copyright, photographer's rights, intellectual property theft, professional photography, commentary
No comments posted.
Recent PostsWandering Eye: A Year of Firsts Off the Beaten Path: Borderline Off the Beaten Path: Pueblos of the Southwest (or Who Ruined the Neighborhood?) Wandering Eye: Make It About Today Wandering Eye: Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Started Wandering Eye: Dark Skies Country OBP: Who Will You Meet in the Great Outdoors? OBP: Revisiting the New (Old) East Austin Wandering Eye: The One Day Getaway Wandering Eye: Where past and present collide