The FSA & the Leica Manual

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The Farm Security Administration (FSA) was a New Deal agency created in 1937 by Roosevelt to combat rural poverty during the Great Depression in the United States. It succeeded the Resettlement Administration (1935–1937). The FSA is famous for its photography program of 1935–44 that portrayed the challenges of rural poverty. Roy Stryker led the program. Eleven photographers came to work …

Photography Copyright

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I found this of interest. Whilst it has a US focus, it sets out some useful principles to consider. From David Coen of PikWizard: PikWizard’s guide How Photography Copyright Laws Affect What You Share Online explores everything you need to know about copyright infringement. It covers what copyright infringement is and how copyright infringement works. It can be hard to tell if …