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Re: Plagiarism?
« Reply #20 on: September 26, 2012, 08:10:25 pm »

...they have the right to restrict the (commercial) publication of images...

Ok. Makes sense. Nice shots, btw.
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Re: Plagiarism?
« Reply #21 on: November 12, 2012, 10:29:39 am »

It's not plagiarism, but this gets to the reason that I don't enjoy photographing art or architecture.  With this kind of photo work I am guaranteed to be piggy-backing on the artistic vision of someone else.  For this reason, I prefer the "found-art" feeling of landscape work or the challenge of capturing the uniqueness and individuality of a person's portrait.  If an artistic installation is done right, a photographer can't lose--amateur or pro.  That isn't challenging or rewarding work to me.

In this logic a painter depicting some architecture masterpiece is also piggy-backing. Art is and always was a blending of ideas and interpretation of things.
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