Newlyweds not aware photographers own copyright to their wedding photos

Couples will have to negotiate with the photographer if they want the rights to be transferred to them.
Couples will have to negotiate with the photographer if they want the rights to be transferred to them.ST PHOTO: GIN TAY

SINGAPORE - After her wedding to a civil servant in May this year, Ms K.W. Kwan found photos of her big day splashed on the Instagram pages of the photographer she had engaged.

When Ms Kwan, a finance executive, told him that her friend wanted a photo for a publication, he initially refused to provide her with one.

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