SmartFrame says it can protect your images and track engagement too


Image theft on the Internet is a major concern for photographers. For amateurs, having their work stolen and used elsewhere really does feel like theft and sometimes even an invasion of privacy, while for professional photographers image theft has a serious provable cost in lost revenue and sales.

Image rights agency Copytrack estimates that 2.5 billion images are stolen every day at a potential financial loss to their owners of €532.5 / $598 per day. 

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Rod Lawton

Rod is an independent photography journalist and editor, and a long-standing Digital Camera World contributor, having previously worked as DCW's Group Reviews editor. Before that he has been technique editor on N-Photo, Head of Testing for the photography division and Camera Channel editor on TechRadar, as well as contributing to many other publications. He has been writing about photography technique, photo editing and digital cameras since they first appeared, and before that began his career writing about film photography. He has used and reviewed practically every interchangeable lens camera launched in the past 20 years, from entry-level DSLRs to medium format cameras, together with lenses, tripods, gimbals, light meters, camera bags and more. Rod has his own camera gear blog at but also writes about photo-editing applications and techniques at