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Bloggers Beware: You CAN Get Sued For Using Pics on Your Blog - My Story - Blog - Roni Loren, Romance Author. Photo is my ownSo today I'm forgoing the usual Fill-Me-In Friday post to talk about something that I've been wanting to blog about for a while but couldn't until the situation was wrapped up. For those of you who are super observant, you may have noticed some changes on my blog over the last few months. Tumblr posts went away. Pinterest, Image Sharing Websites and the Law (5 December 2012) This document is available in the following formats: The shortened URL for this document is: 1.

Pinterest, Image Sharing Websites and the Law (5 December 2012)

Introduction2. Copyright3. iRights_CC-NC_Guide_English. ConfusionOver Legality Of Downloading. Confusion over what constitutes illegal downloading is turning unwitting internet users into pirates.

ConfusionOver Legality Of Downloading

This is the key finding of a survey by law firm Wiggin, reported in today's Guardian. For information and advice on downloading and file sharing, click here The independent online survey of 2,500 respondents showed that as many as 44% thought is was legal to upload commercially-produced media to a file-sharing website, or did not know whether it was lawful or not. 35% thought it was legal to copy a film or television programme as a file from a friend, or again, did not know if it was legal or not. CC Search. Custom Production Music and also Graph Paper. Dig.ccmixter “You already have permission…” 5 Sources of Free Sound Effects and Music. This morning Greg Kulowiec and I are teaching a workshop on creating content in iBooks Author.

5 Sources of Free Sound Effects and Music

I'm starting the morning with a discussion about Copyright, Creative Commons, and Fair Use. This collection of resources for locating music and sounds licensed for re-use is one that I am sharing with the group. The Free Music Archive provides free, high-quality, music in a wide range of genres. The content on Free Music Archive is used under various creative commons licenses. The New York State Music Fund provided initial funding for FMA. Sound Bible is a resource for finding and downloading free sound clips, sound effects, and sound bites. Royalty Free Music hosts music tracks that can be reused in numerous ways. 5 Great Sources of Creative Commons Images. If you are after images to use in learning and teaching the fear of copyright infringement can loom large.

5 Great Sources of Creative Commons Images

One way around this is to look for Creative Commons licensed resources. These are resources which someone has shared specifically for reuse with some rights reserved rather than the traditional 'all rights reserved' approach of copyright laws. Thousands of years of visual culture made free through Wellcome Images. New Creative Commons License Chooser. Creative Commons is proud to announce the launch of our new license chooser tool.

New Creative Commons License Chooser

The license chooser has been completely redesigned for greater clarity and ease of use. While the original license chooser was successful at simplifying the act of selecting a license and applying it to one’s work, its linear workflow resembled a registration process. Furthermore, as the tool had been extended numerous times, its interface became more and more cluttered. While the redesign is a total user interface overhaul, feature-wise there isn’t anything new that wasn’t already somewhere in the license engine.

50 Free High Quality Social Media Images For Your Website Or Blog. Getting images for your blog or website is tough and it's a challenge that we face here at Simply Zesty towers on a daily basis.

50 Free High Quality Social Media Images For Your Website Or Blog

In a bid to continue adding value to our readers and sharing content that you find useful, we decided to create 50 images here and share them with you. That's right, you don't have to worry about any rights issues, searching through endless rubbish images or taking your own because you can now just download any of ours and use them on your own site.

Activity 7: Fair use, copyright, and introduction to using images. CC Search. Commons. Commons:Reusing content outside Wikimedia. This page is intended for those who wish to reuse material (text and/or graphics) from Wikimedia Commons — on their own website, in print, or otherwise. The Wikimedia Foundation owns almost none of the content on Wikimedia sites — it is owned by the individual creators.However, almost all content hosted on Wikimedia Commons may be freely reused subject to certain restrictions in many cases. You do not need to obtain a specific statement of permission from the licensor unless you wish to use the work under different terms than the license states. While the copyright and licensing information supplied for each image is believed to be accurate, the Wikimedia Foundation does not provide any warranty regarding the copyright status or correctness of licensing terms.

If you decide to reuse files from Commons, you should verify the copyright status of each image just as you would when obtaining images from other sources. Other restrictions may apply. To reuse a Wikimedia Commons file: Commons. Creative Commons Announces “School of Open” with Courses to Focus on Digital Openness. Just in time to celebrate Open Education Week, here comes a new initiative, the School of Open, a learning environment focused on increasing our understanding of “openness” and the benefits it brings to creativity and education in the digital age.

Creative Commons Announces “School of Open” with Courses to Focus on Digital Openness

Developed by the collaborative education platform Peer to Peer University (P2PU) with organizational support from Creative Commons, the School of Open aims to spread understanding of the power of this brave new world through free online classes. We hear about it all the time: Universal access to research, education and culture—all good things, without a doubt—made possible by things like open source software, open educational resources and the like.

Copyrightfriendly - home. Icons & Icon Packs - Download Free PNG Icons. Patterns. Free photos for education. Pop Up Archive — Navigating the murky waters of digital audio rights. Best Places to Find Copyright Free Clipart. More and more people these days are creating websites, posters, and greeting cards on their computer.

Best Places to Find Copyright Free Clipart

FREE Original CLIPART for Kids, Teachers, Churches, Parents, WebPages - created by a professional artist. A little about Phillip Martin Phillip has braved earthquakes and typhoons in the Philippines, survived malaria five times in Africa, faced a voodoo priestess in Haiti, and lived to tell about multiple bus, truck, and motorcycle accidents.

FREE Original CLIPART for Kids, Teachers, Churches, Parents, WebPages - created by a professional artist

It is Phillip's goal to visit every country on the planet; he's been to over 90 countries already! As a full time artist, Phillip draws cartoons for websites, paints murals in far off corners of the globe to brighten the lives of children, and does free lance work when it comes his way. He's won many contests and received many awards including a recent one where his art will be displayed in the James Thurber exhibit.

He won the Beyond War Award for his service in the Peace Corps. Popular images - 2 / best. Page 184034 Free Images Next Page Language.

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