UK Photographers Rights

Petition to: Abandon plans to amend copyright protection for photographers

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Please all sign this petition against proposed UK government plans to amend copyright protection for photographers. This could enable anyone to use your images without paying you a penny if there is no IPTC metadata embedded in the file. You can read more about the issue in these articles from the British Journal of Photographers: […]

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UK Photographers Rights Guide v2

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It’s been over four years since we published version one of the UK photographers rights guide.  We’re now very happy to be able to publish version 2 of the guide. This is intended to provide a short UK guide to the main legal restrictions on the right to take photographs and the right to publish […]

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PHOTOGRAPHY IN PUBLIC AREAS

UK Photographers Rights

A Labour MP (Mitchell, Austin) has tabled an Early Day Motion (EDM) in the House of Commons condemning police action against lawful photography in public places. His EDM reads as such: That this House is concerned to encourage the spread and enjoyment of photography as the most genuine and accessible people’s art; deplores the apparent […]

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