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Open Photo project
Bruce Twitchell, Photographer, Student/Intern
Lewiston | ID | USA | Posted: 4:43 PM on 12.28.03
->> Found this while surfing around. Guess this guy figures poeple are going to steal photos from the web anyways, why not let them have them?
http://openphoto.net/

What do all of you think of it?
Seems to me that it is just encouraging theft from other sites in the long run...
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Sarah Coward, Photographer
Pt.Charlotte | FL | USA | Posted: 5:45 PM on 12.28.03
->> "The value of providing these works free-of-charge is that the author recieves recognition for his hard work."

Geez...


I just sent the dude an e-mail asking im if he accepts "recognition" for his day job instead of a paycheck.
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Ian L. Sitren, Photographer
Santa Ana | CA | USA | Posted: 7:08 PM on 12.28.03
->> I really try not to be very critical only making positive comments when I see something that I think is really good. Looking at the photos at this "openphoto" site makes me compelled to say that for the most part they are worth every penny that was paid for them.
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Noah Bryant, Photographer, Photo Editor
Golden | CO | usa | Posted: 10:23 PM on 12.28.03
->> Maybe he should start a business, in reverse... "I'll pay YOU 50.00 to publish my photos"
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Noah Bryant, Photographer, Photo Editor
Golden | CO | usa | Posted: 10:24 PM on 12.28.03
->> Actually...the "girls with guns" section kind of scares me. Maybe some one should call the cops.
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