One Man & His Blog

Snapping rights

There’s an interesting piece over on Boing Boing about the subject of a candid street photo suing the photographer who exhibited and sold the image.

Boing Boing: Photographer sued by subject over long-distance street shot:

British law traditionally dictates that you have no rights to your own image if the photo is shot from public ground. It will be interesting to see how this pans out.


Written by

Adam Tinworth   Adam Tinworth

Adam has been a blogger for over 20 years, and a journalist for more than 25. He currently works as a consultant and trainer, helping people do better, more engaged online journalism.


Comments

Sign up or Sign in to join the conversation.

More like this