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PDN’s 12 Most Popular News Stories of 2012

December 26, 2012

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 The first in an edition of two 44 x 60-inch pigment prints of William Eggleston's iconic "Untitled, 1970" sold for $578,500 at the March 12 auction. The sale of pigment prints was an attempt to create a new art market for the photographer's work, but set off a lawsuit.

What news topics got the attention of PDN readers this past year? Copyright infringements. The “terms of use” on social media platforms. The ruckus William Eggleston created over the definition of “limited editions.” A photo shoot accident that makes photographers cringe. Cautionary tales about signing contracts and the use of the BCC function on email. Here are the 12 most-read...

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