UK Government Passes “Instagram Act,” Are Your Photographic Rights In Jeopardy?

Please note this post was not created by Jay Clapp Photography but by Thomas Ingersoll

If you have you ever uploaded a photo to Facebook, Instagram or Flickr (that means pretty much all of you) you might want to read this. In the UK, the rights around who can use your images has drastically changed. A new reform act shifts the power away from citizens. It’s something none of us ever wanted to see happen, and it’s being called the “Instagram Act,” named after the widely publicized attempt by Instagram to do something similar thing last year. [more]

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Posted on May 2, 2013, in Photography News and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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