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Cynicism - Her Most Regal Majesty, the Queen of Snark
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Is it just me, or is the BBC's picture of Britain competition a sinister attempt to acquire a huge royality free image library?

No, you can't have rights to license my photos to others unless I win. In other words, get stuffed.
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From: ex_lark_asc Date: July 3rd, 2005 11:42 pm (UTC) (Link)
Copyright does, however, stay with the photographer.
ewx From: ewx Date: July 4th, 2005 08:40 am (UTC) (Link)
I suspect the BBC have a pretty large image library of their own already, though I don't actually know this. Personally I'd be much happier for them to use one of photos for free than a commercial organization, too.
sesquipedality From: sesquipedality Date: July 4th, 2005 08:55 am (UTC) (Link)
Problem is you also sign over the rights for them to sell the rights to others.
ewx From: ewx Date: July 4th, 2005 09:32 am (UTC) (Link)
Yes, that particular deal looks less attractive.
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