[talk-ch] Flickr image license query

European Water Project europeanwaterproject at gmail.com
Tue Feb 25 18:13:14 CET 2020


Thank you Simon.

That restricts the available flickr photos quite a bit, but I agree with
your analysis and will follow your advice.

Best regards,

Stuart



On Tue, 25 Feb 2020 at 16:21, Simon Poole <simon at poole.ch> wrote:

> The problem is less what OSM "allows" in a link, as to what the
> expectations and means of the data consumer are.
>
> As a thought experiment consider facebook displaying the contents licenced
> on 0, 1, 2 and 3 terms, that would be instant and potentially expensive
> licence violations.  As a consequence unless there is some way to check the
> licence in advance (for example by stating the licence in a separate tag
> with its SPDX id) and a way to retrieve attribution for the works that then
> can be displayed, I would as a tendency stick to "safe" licences, that is
> 7, 8, 9 and 10.
>
> Simon
> Am 24.02.2020 um 15:46 schrieb European Water Project:
>
> Dear All,
>
> I have found some images corresponding to OSM nodes using the flickr API.
> Base on the license description below from the flickr website which has
> many cc images, which flickr images can be added to the image tag in OSM ?
>
> "0" name="All Rights Reserved"
> "1" name="Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike License"  url="
> https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/2.0/"
> "2" name="Attribution-NonCommercial License" url="
> https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/"
> "3" name="Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs License" url="
> https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/"
> "4" name="Attribution License" url="
> https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/"
> "5" name="Attribution-ShareAlike License" url="
> https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/"
> "6" name="Attribution-NoDerivs License" url="
> https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/2.0/" />
> "7" name="No known copyright restrictions" url="
> https://www.flickr.com/commons/usage/"
> "8" name="United States Government Work" url="
> http://www.usa.gov/copyright.shtml" />
> "9" name="Public Domain Dedication (CC0)" url="
> https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/"
> "10" name="Public Domain Mark" url="
> https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/"
>
> Best regards,
>
> Stuart
>
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