Register Your Work with the US Copyright Office

Easy & Correct
ImageRights' US Copyright Office registration specialists will assist you through the registration process

Fast
Simplified 3-step online registration application with built-in error checking can be completed in minutes

Convenient
Access PDF copies of your USCO Certificates of Registration any time, anywhere, from your desktop or your mobile device

and much more ...

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Register

Upload images through your browser, secure FTP transfer or sync from Adobe Lightroom.

One-page form enables you to submit registration applications in minutes. Tools facilitate management of publication information required for accurate registrations.

Manage

Registration status automatically updated in your ImageRights account.

View and download USCO registration applications and certificates from your account. Registration information synced to your image meta data in Adobe Lightroom.

Validate

Registration information is inscribed into Bitcoin Blockchain.

Provides instant proof of USCO registration when copyright ownership is challenged.

Advantages when registering your images through ImageRights

ImageRights' US Copyright Office registration specialists will assist you through the registration process

Simplified 3-step online registration application with built-in error checking can be completed in minutes

ImageRights software ensures Title of Work and Contents Titles are proper and well-formed

Every registration application is reviewed by a registration specialist to help ensure that your registration applications have been submitted correctly and accurately

ImageRights specialists serve as your correspondent to the USCO examiners

ImageRights Plugin for Adobe Lightroom enables you to sync your catalogs with ImageRights and register your images directly from within Lightroom

ImageRights typically receives the USCO Certificates of Registration in weeks, rather than months

ImageRights automatically updates your image file meta data with the USCO registration number and date, which is then synced with your images in Lightroom ensuring the copyright registration information travels with your image files when you post or distribute them

Upon submitting your USCO registration, ImageRights creates a Deposit Copy Certificate of Warranty which associates thumbnails of the images registered with the USCO Certificate of Registration

ImageRights inscribes the Deposit Copy Certificate of Warranty document into the Bitcoin blockchain, a means to later validate which images were covered by the USCO registration

Access PDF copies of your USCO Certificates of Registration any time, anywhere, from your desktop or your mobile device


About ImageRights International, Inc.

Founded by photographers for photographers.



ImageRights International provides intelligent image search and copyright enforcement services to photo agencies and professional photographers worldwide to ensure that their intellectual property rights are protected and that they are compensated for the unauthorized use of their photos and other visual content. Through its in-house license compliance team and global network of legal partners and copyright experts, ImageRights effectively and efficiently negotiates and collects fees, directly or through court proceedings as necessary, without its clients bearing any of the upfront costs or financial risks associated with pursuing such claims. ImageRights, the only company to have fully automated copyright registration with the US Copyright Office, has made copyright enforcement a truly integrated component of its clients' daily workflow. ImageRights, founded in 2008, is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, with offices in Seattle, Washington, and Berlin, Germany.

ImageRights is a proud supporter of the APA (www.apanational.com), ASMP (www.asmp.org), ASPP (www.aspp.com), CEPIC (www.cepic.org), Editorial Photographers United Kingdom and Ireland (www.epuk.org) and the Digital Media Licensing Association (DMLA).