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ASMP-ASE Presents

The Value of Registration

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Join ASMP Atlanta/SE on March 25th for an informal discussion on the value of copyright registration...

and how it increases the value of your images to you and your clients. We will also register a set of images on the Copyright Office website during the presentation.

Learn tips on:

  • Organizing your registration records.
  • Having a discussion with an infringer.
  • Discussing infringement strategy with an attorney.
  • Lastly, you will get to see two images created in 2004

_and guess how much they were worth in an infringement case I had

John Slemp

With a career spanning two decades, John's commercial work centers on aviation photography, including images for editorial, corporate, and advertising clients. He has a particular passion fo r photographing aircraft in a fine art style, and has been recognized for his work, being selected for inclusion in the Best of ASMP in 2008. Of over 400 professional portfolios submitted for consideration, his aviation photography work was one of only twenty so honored for this prestigious industry award.

Check out John Slemp Aerographs photography here!


After a 10 year stint as an Army officer, John's professional photography career started at the Portfolio Center in Atlanta. Afterwards, he assisted a wide variety of well-known photographers, in order to gain practical experience in the art and business of commercial photography. Established in the Atlanta area since 1992, he enjoys creating location and studio images for commercial clients regionally and nationally. John is also a former member of the ASMP National Board, and a current member of EAA, AOPA, and the International Society for Aviation Photography.