how to credit a CC licenced photo when reprinting

Daniel Carrera dcarrera at
Tue May 3 04:51:04 EDT 2005

Jill Walker wrote:

> The publisher wants to put the credits in the caption to the screenshot. Their 
> standard line is
> "Author, Title. City: Publisher, copyright, year. Reprinted by permission of the 
> publisher. All rights reserved."
> What would be an elegant way of doing something similar for a CC licence? I've 
> thought of something like this, but it doesn't really include the licence terms:
> "Figure 2: Photos tagged with "train" at Photographs taken by Jakob 
> Rask, Kris, Phillip Capper, Z Rahen, José Cuerva, David Bleasdale, Art Vandelay 
> and Johndan Johnson-Eilola., accessed 3 May 2005."

How about adding "Some rights reserved"? :-)

If you want to go the extra mile, add a CC button somewhere on the 
article page that goes to the CC.

If you want to go two extra miles, release your own article under a CC 
license that suits your work. :-)

Just some thoughts.


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