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  1. Hello Manuel,
  3. I am an admin on Commons, and I am writing to you today in relation to one of your images that can be found at:
  5. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jimmy_Wales_Fundraiser_Appeal.JPG
  7. This image was originally uploaded at:
  9. http://wikimediafoundation.org/w/index.php?title=File:Jimmy_Appeal.JPG&oldid=37446 with a notation "This image is copyrighted, and used with permission. The terms of the permission do not include third party use."
  11. This permission was later updated with this edit http://wikimediafoundation.org/w/index.php?title=File:Jimmy_Appeal.JPG&oldid=37645 to read: "This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution
  12. ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. In short: you are free to share and make derivative works of the file under the conditions that you appropriately attribute it, and that you distribute it only under a license compatible with this one."
  14. Can you please confirm that this was a work for hire, with copyright for the image transferred to Jimmy Wales/the Wikimedia Foundation as per the description at http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jimmy_Wales_Fundraiser_Appeal.JPG
  16. Or do you still hold full copyright over the image, and released the photo under CC-BY-SA-3.0? If you still hold copyright, the CC-BY-SA-3.0 licence means anyone is able to use the photograph for any purpose (including commercial) so long as your are attributed in accordance with the licence.
  18. If you could let me know at your earliest convenience, I will put the image through our OTRS process as outlined at
  19. http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Commons:OTRS
  21. Please let me know if you have any questions.
  23. Regards,
  25. Russavia
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