When is the last time you checked the Privacy Settings on you phone or tablet? Do not let apps access your private information or location unless you know it is safe. Did you know you can turn off Location Services for apps to protect yourself? Turning off Location Services will also save your battery life.
If you need an image for. research projects, blog posts, videos or presentations, you need to check the licensing AND give credit (attribution) if you are allowed to use it.
You do NOT need permission if it’s a photo of a person at a PUBLIC EVENT and you’re using it for editorial purposes (newspaper article, educational publication).
You do NOT need permission if it’s a photo of a person, but they are NOT RECOGNIZABLE in the photo.
You DO need permission if it’s a recognizable photo of a person.
You DO need permission if the photo was taken on PRIVATE PROPERTY or at a PRIVATE EVENT.
You MIGHT need permission if the photo is taken of STUDENTS IN SCHOOL: Their parents may have already given permission.
You MIGHT need permission if the photo was taken in a STORE or contains a COMPANY LOGO.
Free Photo Release forms can be found online.