Documents/IPTC

Membership Questions and Answers

Strategic_Plan

Publication: 2010-04-17

Source: http://www.iptc.org/download/public/IPTC-Membership-QandA_2009.1.pdf

This document answers questions about membership and IPTC standards.

Submitter:

Name:Owen Ambur

Email:Owen.Ambur@verizon.net

Organization:

Name:International Press Telecommunications Council

Acronym:IPTC

Description:
The International Press Telecommunications Council is a consortium of news agencies, newspapers and news system vendors

Stakeholder(s):

  • NewspapersIPTC standards ... are intended for the business-to-business exchange of news among news agencies, other news providers and news publishers. At least one or two IPTC standards are in use at virtually every newspaper and news web site in the world. However, our most popular standard, the IPTC Photo Metadata, is used by many professional and amateur photographers worldwide—even those who are not photojournalists.

  • News Web Sites

  • Photojournalists

  • PhotographersProfessional and amateur