Advocacy Campaigns

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”
Margaret Mead

Photo courtesy Colin Dewar

The mission of ASMP Advocacy efforts are designed to empower still and motion photographers, and associated imaging professionals; and educate both members and non-members about policies that impact both the person and the profession.

Instagram Users Can Now Prevent Embedding

Instagram Users Can Now Prevent Embedding

After a lengthy campaign by ASMP (in conjunction with NPPA and other creator rights organizations) and in a big win for photographers and all visual creators who use Instagram, today the company announced a new option...

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USCO Launches CASE Act and CCB Webpages/FAQs

USCO Launches CASE Act and CCB Webpages/FAQs

The United States Copyright Office (USCO) has published the CASE Act and Copyright Claims Board (CCB) and the Copyright Claims Board Frequently Asked Questions webpages to provide the public with information about the...

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Instagram Users Can Now Prevent Embedding

Instagram Users Can Now Prevent Embedding

After a lengthy campaign by ASMP (in conjunction with NPPA and other creator rights organizations) and in a big win for photographers and all visual creators who use Instagram, today the company announced a new option...

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