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Art

ArtCopyrightPlagiarism
May 30, 2016

Why does China counterfeit?

The development of cultures is a thing that makes them unique and individual. China has probably one of the longest histories in artistic cultures that has ever existed on the planet. Their visuals are easily…
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ArtCopyrightPlagiarism
May 25, 2016

Amazon counterfeiters wreak havoc on artists and small businesses

Reblogged from Original article by Ari Levy | @levynews | Amazon counterfeiters wreak havoc on artists and small businesses Zhang Peng | LightRocket | Getty Images A delivery staff of Amazon.cn hands goods to a customer Amazon.com's marketplace…
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ArtClientPhotography
May 17, 2016

How To Fire A Client…

Reblogged from Original article by James Douglas | How to fire a client... There’s a long held belief that we as photographers are constantly running around desperately chasing clients like Pepe Le Pew after that damn cat; who miraculously somehow always manages to…
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ArtDesignEducation
May 16, 2016

We don’t need money!

If you are a creative I am sure you have been down this road. Someone has the cheek to ask you to use your talents for free. Whether it's a friend or family member, or a…
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ArtCopyright
May 9, 2016

SaatchiOnline: Counterfeiter’s heaven!

When you talk to the technical support at a great deal of POD sites, they usually come back with the line; "Don't worry, these images are not big enough resolution to print properly." Typically however,…
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ArtCopyright
May 4, 2016

Is Etsy the New Silk Road for Copyright Infringement?

Reblogged from Original article by Daniel Foster | Is Etsy the New Silk Road for Copyright Infringement? While browsing through my image search results on PIXSY (a new service that finds and invoices image theft for…
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ArtCopyrightDesignPlagiarism
April 15, 2016

Takedown advise

Takedown Process Advise If you follow my antics with copyright on social media, you know that I have done hundreds of takedowns from hundreds of sources. Whether that is professional sites or counterfeit agents working…
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ArtEducationGeneral
February 27, 2016

Speaking in pencils

First of all there is an important expression that needs to be kept in mind during the reading of this post: "A picture speaks a thousand words." It is something we have all heard and…
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ArtCopyrightPlagiarism
February 23, 2016

Morality Check

Let's face it, it's about capitalism. If you get a chance to earn a buck or two doing nothing then most folks would jump at the chance. What would sit on the minds of many…
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Thieverism affair on artfire.com
ArtCopyrightIllustration
January 28, 2015

A Thievery affair on Artfire.com

    It is incredible that  Artfire.com allows this kind of things happen again. Months ago, Barruf, casually found a store on artfire.com selling illegally his pug design; He made a demand (DMCA) to artfire, and after long…
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