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A Picture is Worth a Thousand … Permissions? by Jacqui Lipton

I’ve been asked by a lot of authors lately about using other people’s photographs in their work, and what kinds of permissions they might need. As most writers realize, this can be a tricky area of the law because you not only need to know who owns the photograph, but also who owns COPYRIGHT in …
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Free vs Free: The Public Domain and the Creative Commons by Jacqui Lipton

Many authors are confused by the difference between the public domain and the creative commons. This is not surprising because both the public domain and creative commons licenses allow you to use other people’s work (music, video, text, photographs etc.) for free. However, being free of charge is not the same as being free of …
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Free vs Free: The Public Domain and the Creative Commons by Jacqueline Lipton

Many authors are confused by the difference between the public domain and the creative commons. This is not surprising because both the public domain and creative commons licenses allow you to use other people’s work (music, video, text, photographs etc.) for free. However, being free of charge is not the same as being free of …