Re: What am I doing wrong?

From: John Hasler (
Date: 10/13/04

Date: Wed, 13 Oct 2004 08:29:28 -0500

Tim Haynes writes:
> Why do you persist in refusing to see a transformation of data as an item
> of work carried-out?

Work is irrelevant to copyright. Only creative expression matters.
Transformation of data is not creative.

> Neither are contours on mountains but my photos sure as hell are. Work it
> out.

And I can derive those contours from legally acquired copies of your photos
without infringing your copyrights.

John Hasler
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI USA