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Feb/05

What To Do When You Can't Publish Nighttime Photos Of The Eiffel Tower


Fast Company reports that the company that maintains the Eiffel Tower holds a copyright in its nighttime lighting display, and thereby polices commercial use of (nighttime) photographs of the Tower (unlike the image of the Tower itself, the lighting display has not fallen into the public domain).

One photographer’s solution depicted here.

UPDATE: Great minds inspired by the same story.  Copyfight’s take.

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