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by pilax23
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Old photos/postcards
Replies: 6
Views: 3305

Re: Old photos/postcards

This is typical of what I was referring to: "Note: these images are provided for personal and private use only. All purchased images remain copyright of X You should not make your own additional copies and pass them on in any way". These are clearly not the work of X as they are photos taken more th...
by pilax23
Sat Apr 14, 2018 1:20 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Old photos/postcards
Replies: 6
Views: 3305

Re: Old photos/postcards

Thanks once again. Now much clearer.
by pilax23
Sat Apr 14, 2018 10:34 am
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Old photos/postcards
Replies: 6
Views: 3305

Re: Old photos/postcards

Many thanks for that. I have noticed browsing your excellent forum that it would seem that any photograph taken before 1945 is out of copyright. Is that correct and would it apply if a photograph (pre-1945) has been published subsequent to that date?
by pilax23
Fri Apr 13, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: Copyright Law
Topic: Old photos/postcards
Replies: 6
Views: 3305

Old photos/postcards

I've noticed that some companies/individuals who sell photos/postcards claim copyright by the fact of owning the image, even though they did not create the image. I'm talking about images from the turn of the 19th/20th century. They then ask a licence fee for reproduction. Can they in fact do this? ...