Shepard Fairey Sued By AP for Obama Image

Obama Poster

Okay…I’m not even going to comment on this now…here’s an article on it and a ton of comments on the Huffington Post…I’ll just say, wow, I can’t believe so many people think the images are quite different–they look nearly identical to me, one is just painted, the other is a photograph.  And wow, if a court decides taking any photo and simply painting the image in the photo is enough to constitute enough transformation so that there is no copyright infringement–well gee, there are a bunch of famous photos I’d like to put on some T-shirts to sell, and anything really is fair game, isn’t it!   I’d like to know either way!

Comparison image above from the AP!


One Response

  1. Share and info my independent campaign

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