Archive for April, 2013

David Bailey speaks out against UK Orphan Works bill

Posted by Robert Edwards on April 30, 2013 in Blog |

The UK Government has passed the Enterprise Regulatory Reform Bill. This effectively allows anyone to use images without payment to the rightful owner – if they attempt a “diligent search”. This totally shifts the power in protecting copyright away from individual photographers. In a letter written by renowned UK photographer David Bailey to the Chancellor […]

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Lightroom 5 Public Beta

Posted by Robert Edwards on April 16, 2013 in Blog |

Adobe released a public beta of Photoshop Lightroom 5. Most improvements this round are focussed on retouching. Some new key features: Advanced Healing Brush While the Clone Stamp tool can retouch spots using a circular brush the new tool allows freeform shapes. Trace an object you want removed and have Lightroom replace it with surrounding […]

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