I filed a copyright infringement lawsuit a while ago. Although I ultimately prevailed and received a settlement, the experience left a bad taste in my mouth. Now I found a friend of mine in the unenviable position of a copyright infringement and folks on Facebook are all telling him to sue. Should he?
Travel photography is a joy when everything works. I’m fortunate. Most of the time, my trips have little more than a minor disruption and I never considered why you need travel insurance. Now I’m glad I bought it for my next trip.
I watched an episode of The Grid with Scott Kelby and Matt Kloskowski a couple of weeks ago discussing the state of photography today. Their summary, not good. In some ways they’re right, but I think they’re also wrong. Here’s my take on things.