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by gooner58
Sat Jan 30, 2010 9:25 am
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Public buildings photograph
Replies: 5
Views: 9489

Public building photograph

AndyJ Thanks for your response regarding my query. I think if I took an exterior photograph of (say) a theatre with the logo for use in a calender, the legal permissions and payments would be too significant to make commercial sense. If however, the logo and building was in the public domain it woul...
by gooner58
Mon May 25, 2009 9:50 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Public buildings photograph
Replies: 5
Views: 9489

Thanks for the reply...agree that it is contradictory, maybe I've got my terms wrong....what I meant was that an exterior shot of a building and which is in everyday public view; hence my assesment that it is a "public" building and in the "public domain" is on reflection misleading. I assumed that ...
by gooner58
Sun May 24, 2009 11:19 am
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Public buildings photograph
Replies: 5
Views: 9489

Public buildings photograph

Having researched the basics of copyright law I cannot determine the following: If I want to photograph, reproduce in a book or on a postcard and sell for profit a photograph of a building that is privately owned but in the public domain, do I need permissions from the owner either as a courtesy or ...