Reasons for distrust
If anyone wonders why PJs are so protective of our images and actual digital files, read David Leeson's Dec. 5, 2005 post about image theft. The post also points out the importance of ingesting images (rather than simply copying) to imbed copyright information into the image files. People around the world are claiming ownership of his Pulitzer Prize-winning images from Iraq.
His post explains why delivery memos and contracts are now required forms in this biz.
Enough for now,