Archive for May, 2007

The Photographer’s Challenge: Profiteering Off Digital Piracy

Pictured above are eight beautiful scenes photographed by an Icelandic photographer, Rebekka Guðleifsdóttir. Her photographs were recently resold — not under her identity, of course — and the company has profited nearly $5000 off her work without her knowledge. From her Flickr page: They were all taken , without my permission, by the London based […]

Amazon.com Acquires dpreview.com

Just got word that Amazon has acquired dpreview.com. This is huge news. A big congratulations to all involved, especially dpreview.com founder Phil Askey. From the press release: Today marks an exciting milestone in the history of dpreview.com, everyone here is very much looking forward to being able to do more with Amazon’s help. We’re aiming […]