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Profiting from a Stranger’s Instagram Photos

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Profiting from a Stranger’s Instagram Photos

The Washington Post has an interesting article about Instagram photos and how they can be used by others for profit. The article highlights the efforts of one artist, Richard Prince who created giant screen shots of photos that had been posted on Instagram by other people.  His collection is now on display at the Frieze Art Fair in New York.  According to one source, nearly every piece has been sold for $90,000.  Apparently, Prince made slight modifications to every one of his artistic works

Washington Post: You Instagram Photos Aren’t Really Yours

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