Wednesday, 11 March 2009

Copyright in Photography - a brief guide to UK copyright in photography

What is copyright?

Copyright is an automatic legal right which protects original literary, dramatic, musical and artistic works. This includes among other things, sound recordings, broadcasts, photography, film and computer programs. It does not protect inventions or names you give to your product or service. It also does not protect an idea, but rather the tangible expression of the idea in some physical form - a photograph is one example of that expression in physical form.........................


Also available Copyright in Music. http://bapisleeds.blogspot.com/2008/09/copyright-in-music.html

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