Copyright Basics

June 8, 2014

You might notice a few new signs hanging up at the Camera Shop to address the topic of copyright. Copyright, according to Merriam-Webster, is the exclusive legal right to reproduce, publish, sell, or distribute the matter and form of something (as a literary, musical, or artistic work). Basically, it give the creator (photographers) of works of art (photographs) the sole right to reproduce, publish, and distribute them. Photographers often give…