You may notice that I have included a water-mark on this weeks image. Some early readers of Mike Hardisty Photography will remember that I have adopted this option before and later rejected it.
So why bring it back now? I embed copyright information in the EXIF data of all my images but that can easily be stripped out. Post an image to Facebook and the data is stripped. similarly with Twitter. More on that later.
Here in the UK a new law has been passed called The Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act.
If you read all the hype around this act, and believe me there’s plenty, what it amounts to is that I no longer own the copyright of any of my images. If this act really is as unfair as everyone says then no matter where you live in the world, your photographs are in effect, no longer copyrighted, as…
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