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Is online piracy hurting or supporting artists?I am a happy artist who pays his rent thanks to FREE exhibitions of my work on the internet, including this awesome website.Is online piracy hurting or supporting artists? by alexiuss
My art and comic book (http://www.rom.ac) is now famous around the world because people share the images I create through blogs, torrents, wallpapers and re-posts.
I allow everyone to download and view my paintings and comic book for free on the internet. If someone who likes the digital version of my painting wants to buy a printed version, they pay me or a publisher who's authorised to print my work, which in turn cuts me a % from the print sales of this painting. At the same time I can put up a couple of nice, non-intrusive commercials into my online exhibitions that I myself approve of, and that will pay for the rest of my expenses.
I believe the same "Free digital content" policy should apply to all digital media arts. If the public likes the content, they WILL buy a solid copy of it from the artist. There are people who will love, cherish and support the ar
Around my third "X", so proud 34. Working in IT, enjoying my time with my children and wife.|
Current Residence: Székesfehérvár, Hungary
deviantWEAR sizing preference: XL or L
Print preference: A4
Favourite genre of music: I like all sort of music
Favourite style of art: Everything except \'street art\'... Buy some pencils or paint and do your stuff on textile
Operating System: Linux | Windows
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