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Advocacy Message from ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping

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The House Judiciary Committee is considering and voting on HR3945 (the CASE Act) in early April; therefore, ASMP needs you to contact – by phone, email, or letter – your representative urging them to support the bill that protects your rights as a creator, even if you have already done so, to stress the urgency and importance of this bill that has been twelve long years in the making. As a working photographer, I support…

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Weekend Reading 3.9.2018

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup of links curated this week by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping.  • For hungry photographers on the road — how to maximize your free breadsticks at Olive Garden, according to Reddit. • What lawyers wish you knew.  • Shocking news! there’s a backlash against the hottest new social media platform.  • An artist…

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Weekend Reading 2.23.2018

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup of links curated this week by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping.  • A federal judge has ruled that embedded tweets can infringe on copyright.  • Celebrity shoots count.  • How to explain to the people that you live with that you are working.  • Structure your work from home day with these routines. …

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Weekend Reading 2.16.2018

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup of links curated this week by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping.  • Are Ikea batteries just cheaper re-brandedd eneloops? • Peter Lindbergh’s fight to free women from “the terror of youth and perfection” • Is it the end of agencies as we know it? • Getty’s new licensing deal with Google suggests a…

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Weekend Reading 2.9.2018

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup of links curated this week by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping.  • How to price and negotiate portraits for web collateral and digital billboards.  • Want to score yourself a free tutorial on photographing beer from Rob Grimm? • Why you should never upload your mages to Unsplash. • The art of the…

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Weekend Reading 2.2.2018

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup of links curated this week by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping.  • Instagram has launched a new type feature to stories.  • Very big (and not great for photographers) changes coming to the copyright office. • FujiFilm has bought Xerox for 6.1 Billion. • 8 good photography habits to outweigh the bad ones. …

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Weekend Reading 1.12.2018

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup of links curated this week by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping.  • Are you promoting your promotions? • 8 Photography resolutions to practice in 2018. • AI to create virtual worlds in the image of our world? • How to de-escalate an angry client. ‘ • Ten reasons to hate Instagram.  • A new entry…

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Weekend Reading 12.15.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup guest curated this week by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • Is social media ripping apart society? • How to make your retoucher happy.  • How to shut down a troll.  • Travel a lot for your shoots? Here’s how to eat around the world safely with food allergies.  • You’ll need these cameras…

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Weekend Reading 12.8.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup guest curated this week by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • Instagram freebooting is out of control and the company is letting it happen. • ¥our favorite Instagram stories can now live on your profile. • How to make your photography website stand out.  • 40 Years of Springsteen in pictures.  • The tragic…

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Weekend Reading 12.1.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup guest curated this week by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • Here’s whats new in Capture One 11.  • Stocksy aligns itself wth Adobe Stock to try and turn the stock industry on its head.  • 10 Influencers who can help you grow your business.  • Another on demand photography service with ludicrously low…

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