[Foundation-l] Diversity and NC images - Board meet

senpai wikisenpai at gmail.com
Mon Jan 15 22:54:14 UTC 2007

Do u think that this kind of modification make free the fair use images ?


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From: "Ray Saintonge" <saintonge a telus.net>
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> senpai wrote:
>>No, You can't modify a "fair use" image.
> Disagree.  U. S. rulings have allowed for parody.  You may wish to crop 
> an image to zoom into a detail that is important to your article.  You 
> may want to do an overlay to show the similarities between two people.  
> You may want to do colour separations.  I could probably find other 
> legitimate modifications.
> Modifications have more to do with moral rights than copyrights in the 
> strict sense.  That aspect of the law is not particularly developed in 
> the U. S.
> Ec
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