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ASMP Update Week Ending 7.30.2021

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ASMP Weekly Update Table of Contents Report Email Scams to FBI Social: Facebook to Pay $1 Billion to Creators Through 2022 Member Spotlight: Brad Feinknopf Receives AN 2021 Best of Practice Award Honorable Mention Resources: ASMP Announces New Legal Clinic Resources Contests: Maine Media Workshops + College Invites Submissions for the 2021 Arnold Newman Prize in Photography Forums Events Newsfeed Weekend Reading Support the ASMP Legal Fund

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Facebook to Pay $1 Billion to Creators Through 2022

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ASMP is looking into the details of this program to ensure it is protective of creators' rights and will update the membership as more information becomes available. Cross-posted from copyrightalliance.org On July 14, Facebook announced plans to pay $1 billion through 2022 to users who create content for Facebook and Instagram social networks. “This investment will include new bonus programs that pay eligible creators for hitting certain milestones when they use our creative and monetization tools. We’ll...
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Weekend Reading 7.29.2021

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Interesting/useful/fun stories to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup of links curated by Frank Rocco. Silver Goes Up. Is Film Photography Safe from This Latest Reddit Stunt? Arles 2021 : Margot Jamin : The Rythm of the Streets How to Build Your Web Presence as a Photographer Julia Bright on Capturing the Quintessence of Life — an Interview 60 Of The Funniest Internet-Famous Cat Pics Get Illustrated By Tactooncat (New Pics) Pricing & Negotiating: Social Media…

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ASMP NewsFeed Week of 7.26.2021

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Image: Todd Yarrington ASMP NewsFeed. Keeping You in the Know. With all that is happening in the world around us, we know that you don't always have extra hours in your day to catch up on the latest news from the myriad of information sources available today. Curated by former ASMP National Board Member and Contributing Editor Barry Schwartz, the ASMP NewsFeed brings you current articles related to the business and art of photography published...
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Feinknopf Receives AN 2021 Best of Practice Award Honorable Mention

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In the first Best of Practice Award by The Architect’s Newspaper, Feinknopf received an honorable mention in the Photography Studio – Midwest category for their work. The award acknowledges North American firms from architecture and landscape to interiors and lighting, from construction and fabrication to wayfinding and photography. View more of Feinknopf’s incredible work

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Report Email Scams to FBI

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ASMP continues to advise caution when receiving or acting upon any email communications from unknown persons about financial transactions or offers proposing lucrative photo assignments. If you have potential business scams directed at you via email or online through your website, please report all spam emails to your Internet Service Provider(ISP), and report all potential business scams as cyber crimes to the FBI IC3. The most recent email scam being circulated can be found below. ...
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ASMP Update Week Ending 7.23.2021

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ASMP Weekly Update Table of Contents Member Spotlight: George Kamper on Capturing Fluid Motion Copyright: US Copyright Office Announces Appointments of CCB Officers Resources: ASMP Announces New Legal Clinic Resources Questions With a Pro: Susan Farley Contests: Maine Media Workshops + College Invites Submissions for the 2021 Arnold Newman Prize in Photography Forums Events Newsfeed Weekend Reading Support the ASMP Legal Fund

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Weekend Reading 7.22.2021

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Interesting/useful/fun stories to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup of links curated by Frank Rocco. 6 Amazing Photographers and Their Black and White Photography Timeless Black and White Photography That Will Inspire You WATCH: Two-Time Pulitzer Prize Winner Essdras M. Suarez Shares What Makes a Great Photo The Process Reveals Itself 2021 iPhone Photography Award winners announced What if our home electronics were made from fruit, not plastic? Winning Photographs from The World of Water Competition Photographer Spotlight:…

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ASMP NewsFeed Week of 7.19.2021

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Image: Stephen Mallon ASMP NewsFeed. Keeping You in the Know. With all that is happening in the world around us, we know that you don't always have extra hours in your day to catch up on the latest news from the myriad of information sources available today. Curated by former ASMP National Board Member and Contributing Editor Barry Schwartz, the ASMP NewsFeed brings you current articles related to the business and art of photography published...
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US Copyright Office Announces Appointments of Copyright Claims Board Officers

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ASMP is happy to see the announcement of David Carson, Monica P. McCabe, and Brad Newberg as the first Copyright Claims Officers on the CCB. The Copyright Office has been working diligently to get the CCB up and running, and the announcement today of these three individuals with such a broad and deep range of knowledge about copyright is a great next step to seeing the dreams of the CASE Act be put into practice….

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