Tag Archives: Images

Free application lets users shrink JPG images with no loss in quality

Via the Shrink Me FAQ: “Why should I compress images? Image compression is ideal if you want to make your site / app load faster or to save some storage. Do compressed images suffer from quality loss? No, your images … Continue reading

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Berlin Court: 'framing' of copyright protected images not a communication to the public

Just when you think all has been said about linking, framingand communication to the public, another judgment shows up and proves you wrong. This time, a legal dispute between the Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek (DDB = ”German Digital Library”, the German … Continue reading

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Forthcoming from Routledge: Pierre Legendre: Lessons III: God in the Mirror: A Study of the Institution of Images (2018) @routledgebooks

Forthcoming: Pierre Legendre, Lessons III: God in the Mirror: A Study of the Institution of Images (Translated by P. G. Young (Routledge, 2018). Here from the publisher's website is a description of the book's contents. In the context of our … Continue reading

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Copyright Law on Embedded Images Gets Blurrier – Goldman v. Breitbart

A few months ago, a federal district court in New York held that several publishers violated a photographer’s copyright when they embedded a photograph from one of the photographer’s Twitter posts. Goldman v. Breitbart News Network, No. 17-CV-3144 (KBF) (S.D.N.Y. Feb. … Continue reading

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Poon on How a Body Becomes a Boat: The Asylum Seeker in Law and Images @juselk

ICYMI:Justine Poon, Australian National University College of Law, has published How a Body Becomes a Boat: The Asylum Seeker in Law and Images, at 30 Law & Literature 105 (2018).  Here is the abstract.Asylum seekers arriving in Australia by boat … Continue reading

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