Stars and fans sued by paparazzis

fan accounts get deleted for unauthorised photo usage

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Photo by Glenn Francis/Wikipedia

More and more news are coming about stars getting sued by paparazzis for infringing their copyrights and a series of fan pages being deleted by social media sites for the very same reason. It seems some celebrities and fans have a hard time understanding they cannot just grab photos and use them as they want.
Photographers in the mean time have a hard time accepting these rip off so they go into court against world famous people as well – and they win these cases too. As an end result however after getting burned themselves celebrities started to educate their followers too.

Ethical questions of workshop photo grand prize

award questioned upon the werk photo

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Award winning photo and it's creation
Left: Edwin Ong Wee Kee's award winning photo
Roght: Ab Rashid's werk photo

PetaPixel and lots of other sites wrote about the $120 thosuand grand prize winner of the 2019 Hamdan International Photography Award (HIPA)  Edwin Ong Wee Kee winning with a photo that was taken at a workshop with dozens of photographers present taking the very same picture.