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What to Ask Before Signing a Gallery Agreement

Posted by on March 6, 2018 | Legal

Q: A local gallery is interested in selling some of my work, but I’ve never signed a contract before. What is standard in a gallery agreement and are there any questions I should be asking? A: An artist-gallery relationship is both a contractual one and a fiduciary one. Some galleries operate on a handshake arrangement, based... More

Condé Nast Sets New Standards For Photographers

Posted by on January 18, 2018 | Business/Marketing, Legal, Media

In the wake of revelations of inappropriate behavior by well-known photographers, Condé Nast, which publishes magazines such as Vogue and Vanity Fair, has set new standards to protect models from sexual harassment. Under the new guidelines, which the company began drafting in October, the publishing house will no longer work with models younger than 18.... More

How to Move Abroad

Posted by on April 13, 2017 | Business/Marketing, Legal

Photo © Alex Potter

You’ve finished up school and you want to see the world, camera in hand. Some photographers want the cultural experience away from home, while for others—such as budding photojournalists—it’s almost a prerequisite of the industry. However, making that dream a reality does entail quite a bit of forethought and preparation. Here’s a brief overview of... More

Policy Drives Newspaper to Doctor Front Page Photo

Posted by on May 28, 2010 | Legal, Media

The Dominion Post of Morgantown, West Virginia altered a front page news photograph on May 15 to remove three public officials from the image, West Virginia Public Broadcasting has reported. The paper's editor explained that The Dominion Post has a policy--in effect during the political campaign season--against publishing photos of... More