study guide for chapter 1
Commercial photographer
a career that involves taking pictures of subjects such as people, buildings or merchandise to be used in a variety of media.
Copyright laws
laws designed to protect intellectual property rights
Desktop publisher
a career that involves designing and creating the graphics that accompanies text as well as page layouts
Desktop publishing
using a computer and software program to produce high quality, printed documents that combine text and graphics.
Digital media
using technology to convey information
Fair use
a section of the U.S. copyright law that allows the use of copyrighted works in reporting news, conducting research, and teaching
Software that is free to use.
Graphic designer
a career that involves designing or creating graphics to meet specific commercial or promotional needs
a computer-based communication process that incorporates text, graphics, sound, animation, and video
someone who takes photographs professionally
Public domain
property rights that are held by the public at large
prepared material that can be used, legally, without paying a fee to the artist, publishing company, etc.
software that is available free of charge
a name, symbol, or other device identifying a product; it is officialy registered with the U.S. government and its use is legally restricted to its owner
a career involved in the production of video material
Website developer
a career that involves designing, creating, and modifying websites