Copyright Tutorial


Registration ©ounts is an ongoing initiative produced by ASMP to create awareness of copyright issues, to encourage all photographers to register their work, and to provide the tools and information needed for registration.

Copyright Guide from ASMP & PhotoShelter

copyright_cover2The Photographer’s Guide to Copyright is a go-to resource that will help you navigate copyright law and learn the necessary steps to keep your work safe. With articles and in-depth interviews by experts from ASMP, it addresses key areas, including major trends in copyright today, how to incorporate copyright registration into a daily workflow, and the risks to consider before joining social networks, demystifying what counts as “fair use”, plus copyright for still images and motion. Download this free Guide today!

Quick Start

ASMP has an instructional podcast that gives you a step by step guide for registering “groups of unpublished images.” This seven-minute instructional podcast is available here.

For additional copyright resources