Copyright - Improving photo security
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04-10-09, 06:13 PM
In addition to Flakes answer ~
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If you have the raw file you can prove that the image is yours. In the Exif data is usually the camera serial number and also the lens one too. Most people nicking a pic won't bother to change them.
Raw files are electronically dated if your camera is set up that way - And that information is not necessarily openly available for alteration once the image has been processed into a
file. (So avoid uploading or altering this
Watermarks are not unbeatable and there are various ways to implement additional hidden markings too (
devise your own so that it is as private and individual to your work
The © mark alerts people to the fact that you are aware and watchful, while only uploading low resolution files adds to the work a potential thief would need to do to recreate a 'commercially useful' image beyond Internet display.
Last edited by beauxreflets; 04-10-09 at
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