Picture Researching

Sourcing just the right image for your project or selling your own images through libraries and agencies can involve many legal issues. During this one day intensive course, you will learn to navigate these issues, about the role of the picture researcher, and about the work of the British Association of Picture Libraries and Agencies (BAPLA) and the Picture Research Association (PRA)...

Taught by: Deborah Hughes.

Description

Sourcing just the right image for your project or selling your own images through libraries and agencies can involve many legal issues.

During this one day intensive course, you will learn to navigate these issues, about the role of the picture researcher, and about the work of the British Association of Picture Libraries and Agencies (BAPLA) and the Picture Research Association (PRA).

Topics Covered

  • Role of the picture researcher
  • The importance of visuals
  • Terms and conditions of image use
  • Copyright law
  • Image authenticity
  • Picture sources
  • Captions
  • Reproduction fees
  • Model releases
  • Administration and record keeping

Course Outcomes

By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Negotiate and clear rights with confidence
  • Understand legal issues and terms and conditions of use
  • Develop and apply your own system of administration and record keeping

Who Should Attend
Anyone sourcing or supplying images through libraries or agencies for any kind of publication.

Level
Beginner.

Follow Up Courses
After you have completed this course you may want to try Media Law: Keep It Legal


Tutor information

Deborah Hughes has experience working at Macmillan, Blackwell Books and the BBC. She has extensive experience delivering training and her work  experience includes advice and support on legal matters including working with children and I.P, set up and management of company-wide DAM, production of video shoots, and art direction of photographic shoots. Deborah also has experience in meta data development and recording, contract development and the development of procurement and price agreements across offices worldwide. 





Materials

Please bring a pen & notepad plus a USB stick to save your work.

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
13/12/2016 - 14/12/2016Tuesday11:00 - 17:001 Day£380Available Elephant & Castle - SE1 Add to Basket