[WikiEN-l] Creation of user photographs

Ray Saintonge saintonge at telus.net
Mon May 22 20:50:04 UTC 2006

Peter Mackay wrote:

>>From: wikien-l-bounces at Wikipedia.org 
>>[mailto:wikien-l-bounces at Wikipedia.org] On Behalf Of Anthony DiPierro
>>On 5/21/06, Peter Mackay <peter.mackay at bigpond.com> wrote:
>>>I note that Jimbo's picture on his user page doesn't use anything 
>>>along those lines, even though the picture taken by a neighbour is 
>>>non-controversial and used with permission.
>>[[Image:Leeinvelo1.JPG]], which is also on Jimbo's user page, 
>>was apparently uploaded by the same person who claims to have 
>>released it into the public domain.
>Yeah, we got lots of such pictures. I think we've established that these
>images are non-controversial and the problem is finding the best way for
>uploaders to license them without claiming ownership.
If the person owns the copyright why shouldn't he claim that ownership?


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