Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/06/25[Author Prev] [Author Next] [Thread Prev] [Thread Next] [Author Index] [Topic Index] [Home] [Search]
Rick, You're probably talking about a one column head shot, here not a major spread. Leave it alone. You will only make a fool of yourself by suing the newspaper and parents. Your pictures on T-shirts, coffee mugs, etc., are proud parent and/or grandparents bragging about their kids. Isn't that what your pictures are for??? As to Andrew Moore's missing photo credit. Telling people isn't enough. You should stamp all you photos AND the caption sheet with "MANDATORY CREDIT: EGO MAD PHOTOGRAPHER- COPYRIGHT etc.,etc." I do. Nothing leaves my hands with out my name and a copyright notice on it. This includes unprocessed film! Small papers 75,000 and less usually do not have a budget for photos and most often use handouts. Only a very few publications credit handout photos. Happy Snaps, Sal DiMarco, Jr.