UPDATES FROM realitysquared : Stock and Brush issues.
Once again were here with an update from CEA and this week Id like to clarify a couple of issues which have come to our attention since the last update.
The first thing Id like to talk about is the use of stock photography. As anyone who has gone shopping around for stock can tell you there are a very good number of sites which offer stock for sale, in fact it would probably be accurate to say that the number of sites selling stock photographs outweigh the number of legitimate sites offering stock for free.
The stock sites which allow photographers and artists to offer their material for sale are typically Rights Managed and offer a variety of licenses. The stock is shown in thumbnail form and sometimes in lower resolutions and is almost always watermarked. When you pay for the stock you acquire a watermark-free high resolution copy of the stock and a license to use that stock ite