What are the copyright laws regarding old movie stills and photographs?

Answer Anything from a movie prior to 1923 or prior to 1964 and not properly renewed is in the public domain and can be used freely, without copyright restriction. Most other movies are still under copyri... Read More »

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What are the copyright laws on photographs?

Protection is automatic as soon as the image is taken, and the photographer is the copyright holder unless other arrangements were made. The image will be protected for the life of the photographer... Read More »

Your favourite movie frame(s)/stills and why?

Oh but there are so many! *cries* I could list thousands.Balands:…A Place in the Sun:…Gold Diggers of 1933: htt... Read More »

What software - similar to Photo Story 3 - lets you merge digital stills and movie clips in the same slideshow?

Microsoft's Moviemaker allows you to do it. And you can put sound files in as well.MediaImpression is another package and it came with my digital movie camera and I'm pleased with it. Not as featur... Read More »

How to Copyright Photographs?

You already own the copyright on anything original that you have made such as a photo. The problem arises when someone else tries to rip you off and you have to prove that you are the owner of the ... Read More »