Who owns a photo once it’s put online: free cheat sheet to understanding copyright

Who owns a photo once it's put online: free cheat sheet to understanding copyright

Who actually owns a photo once you upload it to the internet? This fantastic photography cheat sheet compiled by Clifton Cameras answers some of the key questions about copyright for photographers. From cases like David Slater’s famed monkey self-portrait to social media ownership to how to protect your photos online, this handy infographic should set… Continue reading

7 ways to beef up your photo portfolio

The wedding photographer's digital workflow

It’s a chicken and egg situation – you can’t get new work as your portfolio isn’t big enough, but you can’t expand your portfolio without getting more work.

Navigating this impasse will take some ingenuity, but it’s not beyond the realms of possibility. In their latest guest blog post our friends at Photoventure suggest some ideas for expanding your image base…

5 simple ways to grow your photography business over social media

iPad Pictures: how to download photos to your Apple tablet

Still think Facebook is just for your teenage daughter? If so, you could be missing out on the best free marketing tool in history. Here’s why Twitter, Pinterest and other services can help grow your photography business.

Share your favourite pictures with Olympus Image Share (Sponsored)

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When paired with an Olympus camera, the Image Share app allows you to import images to a smartphone and share them with family and friends. Find out more in this clever video!

Google+ photos get significant upgrades to editing tools

Google+ photos get significant upgrades to editing tools

Google has announced a significant upgrade to the editing tools for Google+ photos.

At an event in San Francisco, Google’s Vic Gundotra unveiled a raft of new features to help photographers share, manage and edit their Google+ photos.

Will the Photoshop ‘Save for Web’ option REALLY protect your images?

Will the Photoshop 'Save for Web' option REALLY protect your images?

Sharing photos online has never been easier, but it does present risks. Does the Photoshop Save for Web feature really protect your images?

What is ‘Creative Commons’? The truth about public domain images

What is 'Creative Commons'? The truth about public domain images

The web has made sharing photos easier than ever before, but it has also raised some questions about copyright – chief among them, What is Creative Commons and is this the same as public domain? Photographer and media law consultant Linda Macpherson explains all.

UK Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013: 9 myths debunked for good

UK Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013: 9 myths debunked for good

In the latest guest post from our friends at the photo management blog Photoventure, they take a closer look at the UK’s Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013. The controversial bill has sparked debate – and even outrage – among photographers online, so much so it can be difficult separating fact from exaggeration.

Here we debunk 9 of the popular myths about the bill and explain some of the simple ways you can keep your work safe.

Photographers’ copyright under threat by Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill?

Should you watermark your photos?

If you upload any of your photography anywhere – and we’re going to assume you do since you’re reading a photography website – you’ll no doubt have heard about the recent changes to UK law which could have a profound impact on every photographer.

The new Enterprise and Regulatory Reform bill has somehow managed to arrive without too much uproar from the photographic community – until now. Amy Davies, of our testing team, takes a look at some of the issues around the bill that should be of particular concern to photographers.

iPad Pictures: how to download photos to your tablet

iPad Pictures: how to download photos to your Apple tablet

When Apple released its new tablet earlier this year, many photographers’ eyes widened at the 2048×1536 screen resolution of the new iPad. Pictures could suddenly be viewed in much better quality than previous generations – at a resolution of 3.1 megapixels – higher than most computer monitors. Here we show you how to download photos to iPad in just 4 easy steps.