Is permission implied when using pictures that have been pinned?
Are we allowed to use pictures that we found on pinterest? Is permission implied by the fact that the pictures are pinable?
Absolutely not! You have no idea where photos on Pinterest came from or whether the owner has given permission to use them.
Any picture on the internet can be pinned to Pinterest, regardless of whether the owner wishes it. My brother is a pro photographer, and I've seen his photos on the site - he certainly didn't put them there!
So no, pictures on pinterest are almost certainly copyrighted.
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