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THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT COPYRIGHT:
- Copyright is a property right.
- Just because you buy a print does not mean you have purchased the copyright.
- Under the Federal Copyright Act of 1976, photographs are protected by copyright from the moment of creation.
- Photographers have the exclusive right to reproduce their photographs (right to control the making of copies).
- Unless you have permission from the photographer, you can’t copy, distribute (no scanning and sending them to others), publicly display (no putting them online), or create derivative works from photographs.
- Professional photographers are dependent on their ability to control the reproduction of the photographs they create.
- Copyright infringements—reproducing photos without permission—can result in civil and criminal penalties.