Rights Chain Gallery

We're glad to introduce you to one of the first events that Rights Chain will organise in 2019 together with the association OchaCaffé

Published on 13/12/2018 by Luca Donnarumma

Rights Chain Update

Today we released an update to our platform which adds three buttons under each picture in our gallery.

Published on 11/12/2018 by Luca Donnarumma

Interview to Giorgia Lanza

Giorgia Lanza talks with us about her experience on solving an incident where her copyright was being infringed

Published on 10/12/2018 by Redazione Rights Chain

The root of art on Tumblr

Tumblr isn't just deleting porn, it's removing the roots of digital art; maybe it's not that important however, after all there's so much lewd art online that we'll have forgotten all about these artists in a few days.

Published on 05/12/2018 by Luca Donnarumma

Reverse Image Search

Did you know that there is a very simple way to check the status of your artworks on the Internet

Published on 03/12/2018 by Luca Donnarumma

NSFW and forced removal: what happens to the copyright?

What happens to our rights over our content if it is removed from the web for any reason?

Published on 27/11/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

In which countries are my rights over an artwork recognised, and for how long?

What does the Berne convention say about this?

Published on 22/11/2018 by Redazione Rights Chain

Character Design

A number of linked elements can lead to a well-designed character, if the final objective is clear.

Published on 08/10/2018 by Luca Donnarumma

Bowser, Bowsette, Nintendo and FanArts: how much are fandoms worth?

What's the worth of fandoms for entertainment giants? Nintendo allows us (once again) to realise how heavily the fanart "market" can influence the success of companies.

Published on 01/10/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

Fumettopolis 2018

A short reflection after the Fumettopolis 2018 event organised by Indieversus in Novara.

Published on 12/09/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

August 2018 Updates Preview

A quick preview of the updates to the Rights Chain platform made in August 2018.

Published on 03/09/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

Creativity, Internet and Business: "Be like Bill"

A short digression on a business choice consequent to an Internet success which recently fired up some Artists.

Published on 11/07/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

Cosplay & Copyright

Could cosplay be considered a Copyright infringement?

Published on 20/06/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

The myth on the absolute certainty of RAW files

We have heard far too many times that "RAW" files are absolute proof of authority over a photo, so we decided to go in depth on the subject.

Published on 06/06/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

The problem of time and usage licence of Artworks

A short digression on the subject of use licence and registration timings.

Published on 30/05/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

Copyright infringement

This week, we're going to talk about copyright infringement and its consequences in greater detail.

Published on 23/05/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

#DeleteFacebook and other social media crises

The recent events around Facebook and social media have created some confusion among users. In the end, it's a matter of preference whether or not to leave Facebook one's own data. But what happens to the content? Our content?

Published on 16/05/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

The time dilemma and the publication date

Publication date, when is an Artwork born?

Published on 13/05/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

What we don't read in the websites terms and conditions

We have decided to have a look at the terms and conditions of websites, those pages we never read and always accept, to look up what they say concerning copyright.

Published on 09/05/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski


This week, we want to propose a short a short history of the birth of Copyright, and about what it is.

Published on 02/05/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

Creative Commons Global Summit 2018

A quick reflection on the event we attended last week

Published on 25/04/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

Keeping the Internet free, according to Google

A summary of the Google presentation on copyright and EU reform, held at CopyCamp in Warsaw.

Published on 18/04/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

Sharing with care

Were you expecting a post listing the reasons why you should stop sharing your works? Well, this is not it.

Published on 04/04/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

Fan-Art and Copyright

If I draw a Fan-Art, am I infringing the copyright of the original author?

Published on 31/01/2018 by Sebastian Zdrojewski

2017 closing note

A short reflection on the ending year in view of the upcoming 2018.

Published on 31/12/2017 by Sebastian Zdrojewski