"Here is a true story about how copyright infringement costs my small photography business thousands of dollars every year. Or, maybe it isn’t. It could also be a true story of how copyright infringement earns me thousands of dollars every year. I can’t be sure. Either way, this is definitely the story of how copyright infringement takes up more of my time than I wish to devote to it. Copyright infringement drains my productivity to the point where I create hundreds fewer images each year. And it's why, in part, I am leaving professional photography for an academic position less prone to the frustrations of a floundering copyright system."
Saturday, September 27, 2014
Bugging out: How rampant online piracy squashed one insect photographer; Ars Technica, 9/24/14
Alex Wild, Ars Technica; Bugging out: How rampant online piracy squashed one insect photographer: