Important Notice about Copyright Protection from the PPA (Professional Photographers of America):
The Copyright Act protects photographers by giving the author (creator) of the photograph the exclusive right to copy, edit, and distribute the image by sale or transfer.
These exclusive rights make it illegal to copy, scan, edit, or share photographic prints and digital media without the photographer's permission. Violators of this Federal Law will be subject to civil and criminal penalties.
For more information on photographic copyrights, please visit the copyright page from Professional Photographers of America (PPA) by clicking the following link: ppa.com/photocopyright.