Why Do Photographers Give Away Their Work?

Why Do Photographers Give Away Their Work?

From cable companies like Time Warner to iTunes to Viacom and beyond, there is one thing that drives these companies. Content. Pure and simple. Some have control because they produce the content, some have control because they distribute the content. Then there are those who are breaking the mold (authors) who are now producing the…

REI Photo Contest: Lots of Rights for Little (or NO) Money

REI Photo Contest: Lots of Rights for Little (or NO) Money

This is why you should ALWAYS read photo contest rules. REI, a company I frequent, is running a photo contest whereby one (yes, one) person will win a $500 gift card. They are requesting that you submit original photos showing someone in their REI clothing or using the REI gear. In return, you are granting…