You have to login first in order to be able to post messages.
Click here to login or register if you are a new user.


Page:
1
Showing posts 1 - 9 of 9

copyright on bankrupt company

Author Message
Pedroec
15 posts
<10
Message posted at 12/05/2012, 12:28:13 PM by Pedroec
I am thinking of uploading a photo of a miniature KODAK van. As I hear Kodak is now bankrupt, does the copyright rule still apply?
Nikon D90 with vaious lenses of Nikon, Sigma and Tamron- Nik...

Uploaded files:125 | Total Sales: 13
Lauriey
364 posts
81
Message posted at 12/05/2012, 14:11:11 PM by Lauriey
I'm sure it does but you can upload it as news without a release.
D700, 14-24mm, 24-70mm 2.8, 70-200mm VRII, 50mm 1.4, 105mm M...

Uploaded files:104 | Total Sales: 707
Red
1712 posts
Message posted at 12/05/2012, 16:25:50 PM by Red
Yes, the copyright/trademark still applies.


Uploaded files:231 | Total Sales: 1590
Peanutroaster
1513 posts
67
Message posted at 12/05/2012, 16:29:36 PM by Peanutroaster
Someone always owns the copyright. Kokak name still has value. Look at all of those products you see with "Polaroid" slapped on them. It still has brand recognition and means "instant, coloful, fast" to some people so it has value. Anything of value is owned by someone.
Http://www.edwardfielding.com Canon EOS 6D full frame ca...

Uploaded files:2561 | Total Sales: 2823
Bogdanzagan
288 posts
78
Message posted at 12/06/2012, 01:22:08 AM by Bogdanzagan
I uploaded some miniature cars. They are Porsche cars but I removed the logo. I was able this way to submit them as a normal RF stock.

Otherwise find a story about Kodak and submit them as Editorial.
Photography I use Nikon 105mm F2.8G, Nikon 35mm F1.8G, Nikon...

Uploaded files:748 | Total Sales: 735
Nikitu
3041 posts
75
Message posted at 12/06/2012, 05:58:14 AM by Nikitu - member is an admin
Bogdanzagan, those Porsche cars are still copyright. I'd suggest you disable them and submit the originals to the editorial section.
The reviewer can miss a copyright such as this, as not all cars can be recognized simply by form.
Canon G1x,Canon 550d, Canon 40d, Canon G10, Canon 20d, Canon...

Uploaded files:3199 | Total Sales: 15413
Bogdanzagan
288 posts
78
Message posted at 12/06/2012, 06:19:32 AM by Bogdanzagan
Hello Nikitu, the miniature car does not have Porsche logo on it. I was referring about the toy company logo. I'm not 100% sure that the miniature car it's a Porsche since it is a vintage convertible car.
Photography I use Nikon 105mm F2.8G, Nikon 35mm F1.8G, Nikon...

Uploaded files:748 | Total Sales: 735
Nikitu
3041 posts
75
Message posted at 12/06/2012, 09:33:40 AM by Nikitu - member is an admin
The Porsche cars are copyright as a whole, it is not just he logo that is copyright. The goes for Ferrari cars. If you are certain it is not a Porsche then they are fine but otherwise you should research them and find out.
Canon G1x,Canon 550d, Canon 40d, Canon G10, Canon 20d, Canon...

Uploaded files:3199 | Total Sales: 15413
Bogdanzagan
288 posts
78
Message posted at 12/06/2012, 11:35:48 AM by Bogdanzagan
Ok, thank you for the information, I will research ... but for now looks just like a toy car and not like a real one. I'm not very good with cars but if I discover that is really a Porsche I will do as advised.
Photography I use Nikon 105mm F2.8G, Nikon 35mm F1.8G, Nikon...

Uploaded files:748 | Total Sales: 735
Page:
1
Showing posts 1 - 9 of 9
Current Server Time: 09/23/2014, 07:10:26 AM