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08.11.14         photography  

Internet Sensation Monkey Selfie Brings Copyright Questions


British nature photographer David Slater was in Indonesia enjoying a vacation when a monkey picked up his camera and snapped about one hundred photos. One of the photos the monkey took was an adorable and hilarious selfie. It was an instant internet sensation. Now Wikipedia is saying the photo is public domain because a non-human took the picture. David is hitting back and heading to court to fight for the rights.

You can read more about this unusual story here.

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