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by Dennis77
Sat Apr 18, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Copyright on old B&W photos and selling a colourised version
Replies: 4
Views: 1181

Re: Copyright on old B&W photos and selling a colourised version

Thank you again so much. Your advice had been ‘golden’ and fully answered all the angles of this subject I’d struggled to find clarity on elsewhere!
by Dennis77
Thu Apr 16, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Copyright on old B&W photos and selling a colourised version
Replies: 4
Views: 1181

Re: Copyright on old B&W photos and selling a colourised version

AndyJ, Thank you so much for your concise answer And shared expertise which is so much clearer than anything I’ve found to date. The original image was taken in Scotland, so yes I think we can presume the photographer was UK based. Our graphic designer who colourised the photo is in Austria. Out of ...
by Dennis77
Sun Apr 12, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Copyright on old B&W photos and selling a colourised version
Replies: 4
Views: 1181

Copyright on old B&W photos and selling a colourised version

I recently commissioned a graphic designer to colourise a favourite black and white photograph, from 1880 as a gift. The file that the designer worked on was located from Wiki Commons and marked as being in the public domain and the author 'Unknown'. I am now in possession of a fully coloured digita...