DMLA signs on to Copyright Alliance letter to Ambassador Lighthizer

Negotiations for modernizing NAFTA begin today,  August 16. The Copyright Alliance felt that it was vital that the USTR hears from individual creators and small and medium businesses about the importance of high-standard copyright provisions in the agreement, particularly in light of aggressive lobbying efforts by internet platforms and user groups to water down such provisions. To […]

Save the date: DMLA 2017 Conference Announced

The DMLA Board is pleased to announce that the 2017 Conference will be held October 22-24, 2017 at the historic New Yorker Hotel in midtown Manhattan, New York City.  More information will be forthcoming, but please mark your calendars and we’ll see you in October! Elaine Vitt

DMLA 2015 Annual Conference Session Reviews

Starting today we will be posting session reviews from the DMLA 20th Annual Conference held October 25-27th, 2015 in Jersey City, NJ.  We have received rave reviews of the conference and the sessions specifically.  Whether you attended and missed some of the panels and speakers or missed this year’s event, here is your chance to get […]

DMLA Participates in Various Meetings with the House Judiciary Committee

On November 3, Nancy Wolff, DMLA Counsel, attended the Rights Caucus for the House Judiciary Committee in Washington, DC.  The event was held in a Judiciary Committee hearing room in the Rayburn House Office Building. The Creative Rights Caucus is a bi-partisan legislative “listening” committee co-Chaired by Representative Judy Chu (D-CA) and Representative Doug Collins […]

PHOTO BUYER SURVEY REVEALS STRONG DEMAND FOR QUALITY

Paul Melcher’s review of Visual Steam’s 2015 Buyer’s Survey gives great insight to some of the highlights of this year’s results.  DMLA was one of the sponsors of the survey which always provides a wealth of information to our industry; it is free to all DMLA members.  You can read Paul’s analysis here. Elaine Vitt

Early-bird Registration for DMLA (formerly PACA) Conference Ends Today!

        Building upon the success compiled throughout the past two decades, DMLA (formerly PACA), is returning to New York for its 20th Annual Conference from October 25-27, 2015. Attend informative sessions, meet with colleagues, connect with content providers, see clients and mix in a little time to have some fun too. Manhattan […]

Sarah Fix Inspires Us

Courtesy of Visual Connections Blog Sarah Fix, Creative Director of Blend Images and current President of PACA/DMLA, pulls from a wide pool for her creative muse. My go to sources for inspiration are: Kinfolk Magazine, Monocle magazine, Zite app., and I know this sounds like a shameless plug but the Blend Images blog has fine art contributors […]

Hear about the changes at PACA/DMLA

PACA’s new President, Sarah Fix, has a new video where she shares her visions for PACA/DMLA.  Lots of new exciting changes are taking place for the 60 year-old organization! You can view her video here and hear lots more at the PACA 2014 Conference.  Hope to see you there! Elaine Vitt