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UK.Gov passes Instagram Act: All your pics belong to everyone now

“you’ll probably want to read this, because the rules on who can exploit your work have now changed radically, overnight.

Amateur and professional illustrators and photographers alike will find themselves ensnared by the changes, the result of lobbying by Silicon Valley and radical bureaucrats and academics. The changes are enacted in the sprawling Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act which received Royal Assent last week, and it marks a huge shift in power away from citizens and towards large US corporations."
UK.Gov passes Instagram Act: All your pics belong to everyone now

So what’s the answer to this?

I guess making big ugly watermarks all over your photos is the obvious and safe option

by Gary Austin at 2013-04-29 12:10:51 UTC | Bookmark | | Report spam→


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