I have a Photo of the new 'solar impulse' plane that I want to use on my latest hub. I looked every but could only find the photo on news sites or their official site.
I don't think I can use this, as it might an infringement.
Is there anyway I can get permission?
Any suggestion would be helpful.
I would contact the news site.
If you can't get permission that way, you could try to find it on a site like Flickr which might have the picture available under a Creative Commons license (which usually ask that you provide attribution).
usually new products can be found as 'press releases" or "press photos" .. most likely the pics on the site were open game - but you always check each sites small print (commercial and product sites) to be sure they encourage use
I know there are some government sites that allow you to use photos. You might find it on this site:
http://www.dotgovwatch.com/?/archives/8 … aries.html
Actually, there was one on wikipedia:
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File: … mpulse.jpg
I would just put the guys Wikipedia user name and maybe give the link where you found the picture.
by ofmelancholy7 years ago
Picture covers bon jovi by the way.
by NotPC2 years ago
HubPages is very firm in their rule to only use photos for which you have permission to use. Hypothetically, what happens if you break this rule? I've seen many people using images that are clearly not theirs to use and...
by Eaglekiwi7 years ago
Usually I ask for permission if a pic says ,this ---may be copywrited etc ,but wondering if there are some sites that I dont need to ask . Thank-you.
by jfay20115 years ago
I've been publishing most of my photos on my hubs but would like to maybe use some other photos too sometimes. Any thoughts?
by Jose Juan Gutierrez3 months ago
Hi Hubbers,I'd like some help with passing the Quality Assessment Process. Will you please give feedback on my Hub Multipurpose Car Umbrella. What can I do to improve? Thanks!
by ruthwalker3 years ago
Hi there, joined HP a little while ago but only just got round to writing my first hub. It is going to be an historical piece but seem to be spending most of my time trying to find who owns copyright to the images I...
Copyright © 2017 HubPages Inc. and respective owners.
Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners.
HubPages® is a registered Service Mark of HubPages, Inc.
HubPages and Hubbers (authors) may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others.