Babies don’t stay locked up in the bars of a crib, they get enfolded into the family whether they like it or not. Creative works don’t stay untouchably locked up in copyright, either; they get integrated into the culture. When my aunt had twins, I was only able to touch them and play with them […]Read More from Can I Touch the Baby? Or, Copyright and Fair Use
How do you know if you can use a picture or not? Do I need to cite the source? This graphic, created by The Visual Communication Guy lays it out for us. It was used with his permission (yes I asked). Did you create it yourself? Where will you use it? What rights has the […]Read More from Copyright: can I use that picture?
Isn't this charming? But who made it?* Is it copyright protected, public domain, or Creative Commons? It's a common problem these days. You've found a wonderful image online and you want to share it or use it in a slide deck presentation, but -- where did it come from? Who is the artist or photographer? […]Read More from So, who made this? How to reverse image search