You put your heart, soul, time, talent, and skill into your photographs. You share your beloved images online, only to find someone else has copied them and is using them elsewhere without permission or attribution.
You may feel the need to protect your photos if you’ve ever stumbled across one of your images being used without your knowledge or approval. This is an issue for both professional and amateur photographers who share their work with the world through the internet.
Unauthorized re-use of images is rampant online, but there are some steps you can take to deter digital thieves.