Copyright
June 27, 2016

Jack Ma: Counterclaim on Counterfeits

Jack Ma must be a pretty happy man. His Alibaba company has sky rocketed from a China based online selling portal to a world force in a matter of years. He also states that he…
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CopyrightPhotography
June 7, 2016

Overwatch ~ What’s in a title?

So, a photographer take a photograph; the date was February, 1 2011. Some centuries before a word came into use; Overwatch. overwatch (/ˌəʊvəˈwɒtʃ/) verb (transitive) 1. to watch over 2. (archaic) to fatigue with long watching or lack of sleep In fact the year (although not precise) was circa 1555-65. So, looking…
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ArtCopyrightPlagiarism
May 30, 2016

Why does China counterfeit?

The development of cultures is a thing that makes them unique and individual. China has probably one of the longest histories in artistic cultures that has ever existed on the planet. Their visuals are easily…
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ArtCopyrightPlagiarism
May 25, 2016

Amazon counterfeiters wreak havoc on artists and small businesses

Reblogged from Original article by Ari Levy | @levynews | Amazon counterfeiters wreak havoc on artists and small businesses Zhang Peng | LightRocket | Getty Images A delivery staff of Amazon.cn hands goods to a customer Amazon.com's marketplace…
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ArtClientPhotography
May 17, 2016

How To Fire A Client…

Reblogged from Original article by James Douglas | How to fire a client... There’s a long held belief that we as photographers are constantly running around desperately chasing clients like Pepe Le Pew after that damn cat; who miraculously somehow always manages to…
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ArtDesignEducation
May 16, 2016

We don’t need money!

If you are a creative I am sure you have been down this road. Someone has the cheek to ask you to use your talents for free. Whether it's a friend or family member, or a…
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ArtCopyright
May 9, 2016

SaatchiOnline: Counterfeiter’s heaven!

When you talk to the technical support at a great deal of POD sites, they usually come back with the line; "Don't worry, these images are not big enough resolution to print properly." Typically however,…
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Copyright
May 6, 2016

How easy is it to take images from POD sites?

Now, there are many artists complaining about how POD sites don't do enough to protect their images. Mainly as the way the counterfeiters work and now technology has evolved, the classic view on having high…
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Copyright
May 6, 2016

Amazon’s total disrespect for artist’s rights!

It's one thing having the general public think that artists just sit around all day doing nothing, but to have a major corporation like Amazon assume creative people have so much time on their hands,…
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ArtCopyright
May 4, 2016

Is Etsy the New Silk Road for Copyright Infringement?

Reblogged from Original article by Daniel Foster | Is Etsy the New Silk Road for Copyright Infringement? While browsing through my image search results on PIXSY (a new service that finds and invoices image theft for…
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