The Copyright Notice: digital images, photographs and the internet


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Organisation Intellectual Property Office
Overview

The Copyright Notice: digital images, photographs and the internet explains copyright in more detail and explores a number of scenarios around use.

Questions and issues considered include:

  • Who owns copyright in an image?
  • What if there is more than one copyright owner?
  • Are digitised copies of older images protected by copyright?
  • Is permission always required to copy or use an image?
  • What if I do not know who the copyright owner is?
  • I want to stop someone using the image I created in a way I do not approve of or have not approved
  • I want to take photos of sculptures and buildings located in public spaces
  • I want to use photos taken for me by a professional photographer
  • Who owns the copyright in commissioned images?
Rights Crown copyright, 2015
Published 2015
Format Downloadable PDF
Creator Intellectual Property Office