Archive for February 2011

23 Feb, 2011 | Posted by: psnotes



ALERT! -- 4 Scams That Target Photographers - Grover Sanschagrin: ďThere are 4 scams that target the photography world specifically, so I thought I would describe how they work, and what you can do to avoid falling for them. SOURCE: PhotoShelter. http://blog.photoshelter.com/2011/02/4-scams-that-target-photographers.html

09 Feb, 2011 | Posted by: psnotes



WHEN YOU GIVE -- How to Provide a Photo License to a Friend - Photographers often take photos for friends, such as of their kids or pets. But how does the photographer limit the friendís use of the photos with tact? http://www.photoattorney.com/?p=1946

02 Feb, 2011 | Posted by: psnotes




Court Allows Son of Slain Photojournalist to Sue Iran - The son of a Canadian photojournalist who was tortured and killed in an Iranian prison in 2003 will be allowed to proceed with a $17 million claim against the government of Iran, the Montreal Gazette has reported. SOURCE: PhotoDistrictNews.
http://pdnpulse.com/2011/01/court-allows-son-of-slain-photojournalist-to-sue-iran.html


BOTTOM LINE: ZERO - "A year after the European Court of Human Rights found Britain's stop-and-search powers to be illegal, and six months after the Home Office ordered a review of the controversial anti-terrorism laws, the proposals unveiled this week fall short of photographers' expectation. What has Section 44 achieved? For photographers, nothing at all." SOURCE: Olivier Laurent http://www.bjp-online.com/british-journal-of-photography/blog-post/1946693/section-44-wasted-opportunity
PHOTO: Marina Scukina/BJP