Thursday, August 14, 2008

allworth press for photographers

Allworth Press recently announced three helpful library staples for the aspiring photographer.

Professional Business Practices in Photography, 7th Ed., By The American Society of Media Photographers. This informative guide lays bare the necessary steps to a successful photography business including pricing, licensing, forms, copyright, digital business and much more.

The Professional Photographer's Legal Handbook by Nancy Wolff. With a look at cases, statutes, and news items from today's headlines, the handbook covers the issues photographers and their representatives face: requirements, limits, and enforcement of copyright and trademark; fair use and public domain; first amendment considerations; and the law of privacy and publicity.

Business and Legal Forms for Photographers by Tad Crawford. This volume contains thirty-one business and legal forms, step-by-step instructions, advice on standard contractual provisions, thorough discussion of contractual issues relevant to the industry, and unique negotiation checklists to help photographers operate with the highest standards of professionalism.