My photo was stolen and used in a Malaysian stamp?

Started Oct 30, 2013 | Discussions thread
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News update - The Malay Mail Online

Feathers ruffled, photographers mull legal action over Pos Malaysia image theft claims

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 3 — Malaysia’s postal services agency may land in court as a storm continues to rage online for the purported plagiarism of several bird images used in the promotional posters of its yet-to-be-released postage stamp collection.

An American photographer is now considering legal action over the alleged use of his photograph in promotional posters of Pos Malaysia’s “Visit Malaysia Year 2014” stamp series without his knowledge.

Con Foley, whose works have been widely published, confirmed that his photograph of a bird was the same as the one featured in the upcoming postage stamp collection, but said he was “neither contacted nor credited”.

Read more at The Malay Mail Online

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