New Paca Members

Posted on 1/6/1998 by Jim Pickerell | Printable Version | Comments (0)



January 6, 1998

PACA has announced that the following companies have been accepted for

Provisional Membership in the association and that Viewfinders of Portland, OR

has been accepted for Pre-Provisional Membership in the Picture Agency Council

of America.

The provisional members are:


    Allsport Concepts Pacific Palisades, CA

    The Bridgeman Art Library New York, NY

    Digital Stock Corporation Encinitas, CA

    Folio Washington, DC

    Laughing Stock Southboro, MA

    Motion Picture & Television Archive Van Nuys, CA

    Michael Ochs Archive Venice, CA

    Photo Resource Hawaii Kailua, HI

    Reflection Montreal, Quebec

    The Stock Connection Rockville, MD

    The Stock Rep New York, NY

    Weatherstock Tucson, AZ

PACA Members complete an extensive application procedure. It is the desire of

the association to assure contributors and clients alike that PACA membership is

a sign of the members' commitment to ethical business practices and the

protection of intellectual property. In order to do that, we are advising all

contributors of the following information.

PACA membership provides a service for each agency's contributing photographers,

illustrators and artists. If you are now represented by any of the agencies

listed above, you can take advantage of the PACA Ethics & Grievance Procedure.

The Ethics & Grievance Committee will evaluate specific situations and explore

resolution of any problems. the process is treated confidentially and may be

used by clients as well as contributors.

If you have a grievance against any of the new Provisional Members listed here,

please explain your situation IN WRITING and send it along with copies of any

supporting documents to the PACA Ethics & Grievance Committee, P.O. Box 308,

Northfield, MN 55057-0308. Consideration will be given to all grievances

submitted in this manner.

Copyright © 1998 Jim Pickerell. The above article may not be copied, reproduced, excerpted or distributed in any manner without written permission from the author. All requests should be submitted to Selling Stock at 10319 Westlake Drive, Suite 162, Bethesda, MD 20817, phone 301-251-0720, e-mail: wvz@fpcubgbf.pbz

Jim Pickerell is founder of, an online newsletter that publishes daily. He is also available for personal telephone consultations on pricing and other matters related to stock photography. He occasionally acts as an expert witness on matters related to stock photography. For his current curriculum vitae go to:  


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