Creative Commons on DeviantArt - ExplainedI'd like to give everyone a little bit of information about the Creative Commons options on DeviantArt. Seeing as we are a Creative Commons group, it's very important for everyone here to understand how these licenses work.Creative Commons on DeviantArt - Explained3 years ago in Personal More Like This
Most people just click the little radio button that says "use a creative commons license" and have done with it, but DeviantArt allows as little sharing as possible and is the very opposite of the intent of Creative Commons. If you leave the default settings on then your work will be very limited and not available in the free culture community. Since here, picking the right license is important, we encourage you to think about what you want to allow and change some of the default options.
The general gist of how the deviantArt creative commons buttons work in relation to your art is this:
- "Use a creative commons license" allows people to copy your work and share it, perhaps online or with their friends offline. With only this option submitted, your work may
Submissions Process - The Creative Commons License"Ripping" is as common as Anime here at deviantArt. As if deviants didn't have enough to contend with from other, quite often naive deviants who dont realise that they are not free to just take one's work as use it as they wish; we now have to deal with international websites dedicated to the art of taking, displaying and using our works without our knowledge and permission.Submissions Process - The Creative Commons License7 years ago in Help & FAQ More Like This
Well - dA has a significant new feature which we should all become very familiar with. It is much needed ammunition in the battle againt digital theft or "borrowing".
Incorporated into the submissions process in the ability to license your work through the use of a Creative Commons License. Creative Commons helps you publish your work online while letting others know exactly what they can and can't do with your work.
With a Creative Commons license, you can, if you so choose, allow people to use, copy, and share your work while giving you credit. Generally, licenses are available to cover Audio, Images, Video, Text
A way to search for Creative Commons art in DAA simple way to search for creative commons art in DA, is to use Google advance search.A way to search for Creative Commons art in DA10 months ago in Personal More Like This
Put it in you google.com search:
"This work is licensed under a Creative Commons" site:deviantart.com
Click the word "Images" in the left of the google page. It will show images instead of pages.
Voila. You'll see all images under CC in DA.
If you want to be more specific in your search, you can add words in the search above.
It doesn't compares with an in-site feature, but at least it is a workaround...
Creative Commons FACTS Share, Remix, Reuse LegallyCreative Commons FACTS4 years ago in Editorials More Like This
Creative Commons provides free tools that let authors, scientists, artists, and educators easily mark their creative work with the freedoms they want it to carry. You can use CC to change your copyright terms from "All Rights Reserved" to "Some Rights Reserved. http://creativecommons.org/
Creative Commons was founded in 2001
Founded in 2001 with the generous support of the Center for the Public Domain, CC is led by a Board of Directors that includes cyberlaw and intellectual property experts James Boyle, Michael Carroll, Molly Shaffer Van Houweling, and Lawrence Lessig, MIT computer science professor Hal Abelson, lawyer-turned-documentary filmmaker-turned-cyberlaw expert Eric Saltzman, renowned documentary filmmaker Davis Guggenheim, and noted Japanese entrepreneur Joi Ito.
Creative Commons first project
In December 2002, Creative Commons released its first set of copyright licenses for free
Why Photographers Hate Creative CommonsA look at why so many photographers hate Creative Commons Licensing, and how it can affect you.Why Photographers Hate Creative Commons4 years ago in Photography More Like This
You are free:
to Share — to copy, distribute and transmit my work
to Remix — to adapt my work
to make commercial use of my work
Under the following conditions:
Attribution — You must attribute the work in the manner specified by me (but not in any way that suggests that I endorse you or your use of the work).
More specifically, you are required to credit and link back to me every time my stock is used, except for the stock I marked UNRESTRICTED which does not require credit ( example: http://somadjinn.deviantart.com/art/Normandy-Pasture-III-UNRESTRICTED-261631194 ).
Whenever possible, I would prefer a credit link back to my own website for free stock photos at <b>