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"Find A Grave" a great resource for genealogists!

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Re: "Find A Grave" a great resource for genealogists!

Posted: 5 Aug 2011 11:31AM GMT
Classification: Query
The photos ON my computer are either
a.) scans of the family photos I inherited from my mother;
b.) photos that I photographed myself on my camera, i.e. my creation and property.
Ergo, I do not need permission.

I thought you, and other readers, might like to know that copying photos without the photographers' permission is
a.) illegal, otherwise known as copyright infringement;
b.) prohibited by Ancestry's policy;
c.) prohibited by Find A Grave's policy.

What made me a cop was finding MY creations copied illegally, immorally and unethically without my permission onto Ancestry family trees. I have to do my own "policing" because people do not use the common courtesy they were taught as children: Ask before using someone's property.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
MargieVarner4... 30 May 2011 11:33PM GMT 
fizzbomb 5 Aug 2011 3:31PM GMT 
MargieVarner4... 5 Aug 2011 4:09PM GMT 
fizzbomb 5 Aug 2011 5:31PM GMT 
christopherda... 20 Feb 2012 8:02AM GMT 
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