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Road Trippin' - Part I

Took us a while to start writing again, but we have been so busy lately!

Our road trip from Los Angeles to San Francisco along the Pacific Ocean Highway (450 miles, 725km for those who use the metric system) took us a week, which left us room to visit lots of things along the way. 694 more words

General

LA Adventures | The Getty Museum

Hello everyone! This post is a bit overdue, but today I wanted to share some pictures I took from our visit to The Getty Museum! 448 more words

Diary

Someone is likely to be profiting from your public domain content

When a creative – photographer, painter, writer, musician, whatever – puts their work into the public domain, and allows its free use, they’d be more than miffed to discover someone selling their work to others. 548 more words

Technology

Photographer sues Getty Images for selling photos she donated to public

(Source: arstechnica.com)

A well-known American photographer has now sued Getty Images and other related companies—she claims they have been wrongly been selling copyright licenses for over 18,000 of her photos that she had already donated to the public for free, via the Library of Congress. 528 more words

Technology

Getty Images is facing a $1 billion lawsuit for selling photos that were in the public domain

Photographer Carol M. Highsmith didn’t know Getty Images had been making money selling the 18,755 photos she donated to the US Library of Congress until December 2015, when she received an email from a company called License Compliances Services (LCS). 308 more words