A popular myth in both photographic and academic cultures is fair use. The doctrine provides situations where copyrighted works can be used without paying. It places restrictions on: The purpose and character of the use, including whether such use is of a commercial nature or is for nonprofit educational purposes The nature of the copyrighted […]

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Our colleagues over at ASMP (the American Society of Media Photographers) have an educational event coming up that looks useful to our readers. The event is free if you attend it live. Social Media Risks & Rewards Wednesday, December 18, 2013 1:00 – 2:00 pm Eastern Register here Photographers who use Social Media strategically are reaping […]

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We’re always on the lookout for high-quality educational opportunities for our readers.  The folks over at the American Society of Media Photographers have an upcoming webinar that looks interesting. The event is free if you attend it live.

The New Photojournalism: Revolutionaries Speak Out

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
1:00 – 2:00 pm Eastern

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I had the pleasure of working with Susan Carr through her important educational outreach with the American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP). She was always generous with her knowledge and helped so many others through her work to increase photographer’s knowledge of best business practices. Susan spent a decade working on a personal project she called […]

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Editor’s Note: Be sure to see our update on changes to Facebook terms of service for 2015 I am a member of ASMP (the American Society of Media Photographers).  They recently sent a useful update about a change to Facebook’s Terms of Service.  The use of social media is always a balance between effective promotion and […]

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