There are some example letters on Wikipedia
do a good job of explaining the implications of a CC-BY-SA licence but from
a quick read they don't seem to make a good case for why people should
On 23 February 2016 at 16:29, Katherine Bavage <katherine.bavage(a)gmail.com>
Sorry if this is something I really ought to know :/
Is there a standard form of words - either from OTRS wiki or that you have
used - that is helpful when you are contacting organisations or individuals
to ask for image donations?
Context: I would like to contact artists to ask if they have image shots
they would be prepared to donate to commons to support creation of articles
Problem: I need to be able to say a) What the benefit of donating the
image is to them and to us b) what the consequences of CC-BY-SA donation
are in terms of that images use for a non expert.
Also it would help if anyone can share the easiest process for managing
uploading when you don't hold the copyright but the image donor does (but
they are a non-expert/non editor)
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