Corporate Counsel for iStockphoto LP, Ronald Lo, issued a DMCA takedown notice (1/24/2013). I respectfully obliged (1/24/2013).

  1. 2nd Notice Possible Legal Issue Regarding KGA.ME:: 625403   1/31/2013
  2. GoDaddy.com Administrative Fee   1/24/2013
  3. Possible Legal Issue Regarding KGA.ME   1/24/2013
  4. SoftLayer Ticket - Abuse - DMCA - 72 HOURS TO IP BLOCK   1/24/2013


Other searchable Google Drive stock image lists:

  1. Text only (6,923 images)
  2. Text + Images (6,919 images)


Google Drive spreadsheets with contributor names and links to 12,003 stock images by Google Drive. Google allows you to freely download these documents by clicking the
File tab -> Download as -> .xlsx, .ods, .pdf, .csv, .txt, .html.

  1. Spreadsheet 1 of 3
  2. Spreadsheet 2 of 3
  3. Spreadsheet 3 of 3

  1. Microstock Group Discussions
    1. Don't think we can make a difference?
      3/26/2013 - EmberMike
    2. Google Issue
      2/27/2013 - brm1949
    3. sjlocke was just booted from iStock
      2/11/2013 - jsmithzz
    4. iStock Newsletter is here - nothing changes
      2/4/2013 - Poncke
    5. D-Day (Deactivation Day) on Istock - Feb 2
      1/14/2013 - lisafx
    6. Image Deactivation Tally for iStockPhoto
      1/14/2013 - leaf
    7. Google giving photos away free for commercial use and iStock agrees
      1/10/2013 - ShadySue
  2. iStockPhoto Forum
    1. Google Drive Update - March 21, 2013
      3/21/2013 - Lobo
    2. Google Drive Update - Feb 21, 2013
      2/21/2013 - Lobo
    3. Are you idiots! - Deleted 2/11
      2/11/2013 - LauriPatterson
    4. Google Drive and Microsoft - Jan 31 Update - Locked by Lobo on 2/21
      1/31/2013 - Lobo
    5. Feb 2 - One Contributor's Thinking - Locked by Lobo on 2/3
      1/25/2013 - cbarnesphotography
    6. dear iStock, what do You think about exclusivity? - Deleted 1/18
      1/17/2013 - Krakozawr
    7. Google Drive Update + Jan 15
      1/15/2013 - mr_erin
    8. Google Drive Update - Locked by mr_erin on 1/15
      1/11/2013 - mr_erin
    9. Google Stealing Images, or Another "Deal" - Locked by Lobo on 1/11
      1/10/2013 - sjlocke
  3. Selling Stock by Jim Pickerell
    1. iStockphoto Kicks Out Leading Contributors 2/11/2013
    2. Googlegate 2 1/22/2013
    3. Googlegate 1/16/2013
    4. iStock Provides Google Drive Explanation 1/12/2013
    5. Free Images From Getty/iStock On Google 1/11/2013
  4. More
    1. Featured: The Getty / Google Drive Situation
      1/18/2013 - Sean Locke - seanlockephotography.com
    2. iStockphoto Terminates Top Contributor in Aftermath of Getty/Google Deal
      2/12/2013 - Lauren Margolis - photoshelter.com
    3. iStockphoto Booting Top Photographer in Wake of Getty/Google Hoopla
      2/11/2013 - Michael Zhang - petapixel.com
    4. A Change in Things
      2/11/2013 - Sean - seanlockephotography.com
    5. Photographers against Getty & Google deal remove images from iStockphoto
      2/4/2013 - Microstock Posts - microstockposts.com
    6. Leaving iStock – sadly
      2/2/2013 - Jo Ann Snover - digitalbristles.com
    7. Goodbye Getty
      2/2/2013 - Salbjörg Rita Jónsdóttir - facebook.com
    8. Microstock Deactivation Day Planned for Feb 2
      2/1/2013 - Todd Arena - arenacreative.com
    9. Google and Getty Licensing Deal
      1/29/2013 - Denis Pepin - denispepin.com
    10. Time of turmoil
      1/28/2013 - Jo Ann Snover - digitalbristles.com
    11. When Getty and Google Team Up, You Lose.
      1/26/2013 - David Bickley - fstoppers.com
    12. Getty Shows True Colors with DMCA Take Down Notice
      1/24/2013 - Ron - semmickphoto.wordpress.com
    13. Getty's scandalous deal with Google
      1/20/2013 - Sheila Smart - photo.net
    14. Photographers and Getty go Head to Head in Google Drive Deal
      1/19/2013 - Ron - semmickphoto.wordpress.com
    15. Getty Images signs controversial content deal with Google Drive
      1/18/2013 - Olivier Laurent, British Journal of Photography - bjp-online.com
    16. Judge rules on infringement, while Getty hands over images to Google
      1/18/2013 - Daniel Morel - aperture64.wordpress.com
    17. Current Google Controversy
      1/18/2013 - dreamstime.com
    18. Getty Signs Deal With Google, Gives Photographers Pittance
      1/17/2013 - Tim Barribeau - popphoto.com
    19. Getty & Google Struck a Deal, People are Not Happy
      1/17/2012 - Abram Goglanian - thephoblographer.com
    20. Final nail for stock photography?
      1/17/2012 - Canadianguy - forums.dpreview.com
    21. Getty Images Destroys Copyright
      1/17/2013 - Saffron Blaze - flickr.com
    22. Google Strikes Controversial Licensing Deal with Getty Images
      1/16/2013 | DL Cade | petapixel.com
    23. Creatives Stunning Revolt Against Big Bad Business
      1/16/2013 - Speider Schneider - graphicleftovers.com
    24. Getty Hands Google Users Free Commercial Images, Photographers Get $12
      1/16/2013 - aphotoeditor.com
    25. Photographers plan to remove images from iStockphoto
      1/16/2013 - microstockposts.com
    26. (Why you shouldn't use) Google Drive Stock Images
      1/16/2013 - Brian Farrell - farrellbrian.com
    27. Continuing woes for photographers distributed by Getty Images
      1/15/2013 - Nicolas McComber - mccomberphoto.wordpress.com
    28. Getty's "deal" with Google
      1/14/2013 - Sheila - fredmiranda.com
    29. Google and Getty launching a free stock agency ???
      8/11/2012 - Zanox - alamy.com
    30. Who owns your files on Google Drive?
      4/24/2012 - Zack Whittaker - cnet.com
    31. Request removal of an image from Google
    32. Want to help Google curate a new batch of stock images?
  5. Wikipedia
    1. Google Drive
    2. Fair Use
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