UK lawyers are above law or out of law ?


posted on 15th of july, 2014

 


Today, I discovered an amazing thing about the misuse of pictures downloaded illegally on Dreamstime.

By a sudden curiosity, I installed a plugin on my internet explorer to search my photos on the internet. After some research, I came across a site called ELSA, an association of lawyers based in London. I left them a message to remind them that one of their pages is using one of my photos illegally with the Dreamstime watermark without the bottom right credit informations.

What do you think they gave in response to my message on their contact page? I am shocked to read the answer to a bunch of LAWYERS they loudly proclaim to be.

Here below is their answer :

1) We are a bunch of law students who are unpaid and run the site purely for educational purposes. No money is...

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Posted by Upwardway38 on July 15, 2014
Great example of cognitive dissonance. It's a great photo, and they know it!! Let their letter give you a good laugh today :) Cheers!!



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Calling for Street arts collection


posted on 21st of july, 2014

      


Last year I was passing by a building with hundred apartments which had windows and doors closed by municipality waiting for renovations.
As I dropped my son at his school every week morning, one Saturday, I noticed that all the windows and doors has been covered by the paintings as you can see in this collection. I took me hours to capture all of them. Not all of the has been accepted the DT editor who estimated that it is too much ;)

Collection : http://www.dreamstime.com/street-arts-rcollection23067-resi1727524

If you have similar picture well framed, I am more the happy to add them in the...

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Posted by Celiaak on August 16, 2014
It is a nice collection and very very well framed, congratulations!
Posted by Danielal on August 16, 2014
Hi, a nice collection! I have a few similar pictures, but I am not sure if they appeal to you: 35793727 / 35793173 / 35953422
Posted by Mike2focus on July 22, 2014
What an awesome collection! Amazing artwork, a real pleasure to check out! These will surely sell well :-)



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