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Hotel Chain Attempts to Trick Photographer Into Granting Rights to Use, Sell and License His Images

Hotel Chain Attempts to Trick Photographer Into Granting Rights to Use, Sell and License His Images

A photographer is warning others after an encounter with a Hilton-owned hotel recently, which saw the company try to deceptively obtain the rights to use his images freely, including to sell. The company tried to entice him to allow them to “share” the image, but the fine print revealed it would allow the hotel to use the images for profit any way they wished.

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Florida District Court Sides With Creativity

Florida District Court Sides With Creativity

Florida District Court rules that a dentist’s photos of his patient’s teeth are not protectable by copyright laws because they lack creative spark. The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals overturns the case.

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Photographer Lists a Camera on eBay, Gets Scammed by a Buyer Because of a PayPal Loophole

Photographer Lists a Camera on eBay, Gets Scammed by a Buyer Because of a PayPal Loophole

At some point in our lives, we all have found ourselves looking for or selling gear on eBay. But, how much can you place your trust into this online marketplace when parting with your expensive equipment?

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Apple Loses Legal Attempt to Have RED’s RAW Video Patent Overturned

Apple Loses Legal Attempt to Have RED's RAW Video Patent Overturned

RED currently holds the main patent relating to raw video – something which Apple has recently attempted to get thrown out. However, a US court has now dismissed Apple’s efforts to have RED’s patent undone, meaning RED has some power over Apple’s ProRes RAW codec.

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Think You’re Being Spied On? Here’s How to Find Hidden Cameras

Think You're Being Spied On? Here's How to Find Hidden Cameras

Have you ever had the feeling that something in your hotel room wasn’t quite right? Or that someone, somehow was watching you? This will help guide you through the process of finding hidden cameras if they’ve been planted in your room.

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Two Teens Arrested in Connection With Photographer’s Death, Admit to Pushing Log off Cliff

Two Teens Arrested in Connection With Photographer's Death, Admit to Pushing Log off Cliff

The recent mystery of a photographer’s death appears to have been solved after two Ohio teenagers were arrested when one sent text messages to a friend admitting he had “done something serious.” It has also emerged that the photographer died as a result of being struck by a 75-pound log, which hit her as she shot senior portraits in a public park.

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