It’s an area that most artists don’t understand and is almost as confusing as knowing your rights as a photographer.
Very good article from the New York Times:
“Under federal copyright law, owning a photograph’s negative or a print is distinct from owning the copyright itself. The copyright owner controls whether images can be reproduced and sold.” – From the New York Times, Sept 5, 2014
Another interesting article on the financial reality of being an artist today:
Viva la Revolution- Stephen