The Copyright Act protects photographers by giving the author (creator) of the photograph the exclusive right to copy, edit, and distribute image by sale or transfer.

These exclusive rights make it illegal to copy, scan, edit, or share photographic prints and digital media without the photographer's permission. Violators of this Federal Law will be subject to its civil and criminal penalties.

Be sure to discuss your copyright needs or questions with Little Blue Canoe; reasonable requests may be accommodated.

All images on this blog and website are copyright protected and are the property of Missie Jurick & Little Blue Canoe (formerly Missie Jurick Photography), Please do not copy, save, print, or in any way reproduce any of the images found on this site and blog. It's illegal to do so.

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