Issues of image ownership are brewing over the BBCu2019s Digital Picture of Britain.
Issues of image ownership are brewing over the BBC?s Digital Picture of Britain.
The BBC recently launched a competition to ?help build a digital picture of Britain in 2005.’ However, professional photographers have voiced anxiety that entrants to the competition are giving away their image copyright to the BBC.
Despite stating in the competition rules ?Copyright will remain with the photographer,? the terms and conditions of www.bbc.co.uk state:
In effect, all contributions belong to the BBC and contributors are restricted from selling submitted photographs in the future. Find out more at http://photoshopnews.com/category/top-stories/