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Posts tagged copyright


Apr 7, 2010
@ 4:23 pm

Art is not a patent office. It’s a conversation between and among artists. Reality can’t be copyrighted, especially in the digitized universe we now occupy.

David Shields on the Importance of Theft, quoted on The Awl


Apr 6, 2010
@ 12:33 pm

Quick, define irony: the BBC, one of the main proponents of a bill to allow them to use other people’s images in ways they didn’t envisage without permission or payment, is furious that somebody has taken a BBC image and used it in a way the BBC didn’t envisage without permission or payment.

UK Digital Economy Bill Turns To Ashes » The Russian Photos Blog