Getty’s Morel appeal shot down

Back in January, it was revealed that Agence France Press (AFP) and Getty Images would appeal the verdict that awarded photographer Daniel Morel US$1.2 million in damages for the unauthorised distribution of his 2010 Haiti earthquake images. Earlier this month, US District … Continue reading

Getty slammed for Twitter copyright violation

Getty Images and AFP have been hit with US$1.2 million in damages and a $400,000 fine for unauthorised use of freelance photographer Daniel Morel’s images of victims of the 2010 Haiti earthquake. The long-running case is among the first to address whether images … Continue reading