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Photo Copyright Dates Debunked

Almost everyone includes a copyright notice on their photos or at the bottom of their website or blog.  But have you ever wondered what year to use as your copyright date?

Should it be the year the photo was captured or the year you’re claiming copyright?  Why do some photographers include a range of dates instead of just one year?

If these sound like questions you’ve asked yourself, take a look at this article on the Photo Attorney website, it explains exactly what you should be doing to keep your images protected.




Amanda works in Photodex's marketing department and heads up the company's pr and events efforts. She loves photography, living in Austin and making slideshows.