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To: Government enterprise and regulatory reform bill.

Orphan works are not free images

Reason for signing

  • It should be made a criminal offence for anyone to remove the metadata from any digital image, to ensure the artist/photographer can retain full rights to his/her work. The need to protect the metadata and watermarks on any image is paramount in order for an artist to make a living from his work. The original rights to each image must remain in control of the artist without any loopholes in place to make an image an orphan. Get involved..