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Getty Extortion

Tips for Responding to a Getty Images Extortion Letter

Getty Images is one of the largest purveyor of stock photos in the world and aggressively protects their copyrights.  With the Internet being an ocean of visual imagery ripe for the picking, many stolen images are from one of the Getty Stock Photography sites.  It’s so easy to copy photos from the web that we often forget that each one is someone’s copyrighted...