Upcoming events

    January 15, 2014
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  • Exhibition: The Critical Camera - Fotografie an Brennpunkten der Welt

    January 30, 2014
    Wissenschaftspark GelsenkirchenGelsenkirchen
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  • ICOMP Statement on European Parliament’s Resolution

    “Given Google’s dominance in search and search advertising, and its persistent discrimination against rivals in downstream markets (such as video, maps, comparison shopping, travel, local etc), it is unsurprising that critics are concerned by what economists describe as ‘vertical leveraging’. Read more

  • What to think of the Orphan Works Database?

    On 27 October, the European Observatory of IPR and Piracy announced the launch of the EU Orphan Works Database, based in Alicante. Read more

  • Bing Widget Up-Date

    The BING Widget issue has found a provisonary "Happy End". Microsoft has removed the Widget and disabled the supporting code.Getty's prelimary injunction has been denied but only on the face of Microsoft good will. Read more

  • Internet : A Cultural Dumpster?

    The BBC reported that millions of historic images have been uploaded onto Flickr and are distributed for free. This sheds a new wave of anxiety amongst Fine art & Archiv libraries. CEPIC took the time to take a deeper look behind this evolution to find out what it truly holds. Read more

  • Taking Action

    About August 22nd Microsoft/Bing released the beta version of an image widget which lets websites embed panels of images from the Bing search engine. Several commercial websites have implemented the widget, infringing on the copyright of the photographers. Read more

Events and Exhibitions

  • footageMarketplace

    On 14th May 2014, we are bringing international buyers and sellers of stock footage together for the prestige networking opportunity of the year: Read more

  • Exhibition: The Critical Camera - Fotografie...

    The exhibition "The Critical Camera" presents five internationally committed photographers, who all are part of the Society for Humanistic Photography. Read more

Industry Press Releases

  • Launch of the Orphan Works Database

    Towards a new life for Creative Works Read more

  • Mint Images - important, and good! - news

    Mint Images is just over two years old now, and was established under some core founding principles. Read more