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Title: Artist’s ‘new and different’ take on copyrighted photos was fair use
Post by: News on April 29, 2013, 03:51:40 AM
Artist’s ‘new and different’ take on copyrighted photos was fair use, 2nd Circuit rules

An artist to who altered copyrighted photos of Jamaican Rastafarians to create collages and paintings generating $10 million in sales has largely won a battle before a federal appeals court.

http://www.abajournal.com/news/article/artists_new_and_different_take_on_copyrighted_photos_was_fair_use_2nd_circu/ (http://www.abajournal.com/news/article/artists_new_and_different_take_on_copyrighted_photos_was_fair_use_2nd_circu/)