on Tue, Feb 01, 2005 at 07:44:39AM +0800, Leon Brooks (leon@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote: > There's an excellent and growing PD photo collection at > http://www.burningwell.org/ (to which please add any interesting and > clear photos you have lying around), and another almost-unencumbered > collection on CreativeCommons, plus a gig of my own of flowers and > stuff under a CC2 licence on Linux Australia at > http://linux.org.au/~leonb/flahs/ - but... > > Do you know of any other good sites? > > The criteria are: > > * PD or similar licence (ie practically unencumbered) > > * High resolution > > * Either good quality pics or lots to choose from (or both) This just hit Slashdot today: The New York Public Library has digitized over 275,000 images from their colletions, and made them freely available available online. The 'NYPL Digital Gallery provides access to over 275,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the collections of The New York Public Library, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.' http://digitalgallery.nypl.org/nypldigital/index.cfm http://www.nypl.org/press/digitalgallery.cfm Most excellent. Peace. -- Karsten M. Self <kmself@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> http://kmself.home.netcom.com/ What Part of "Gestalt" don't you understand? Bush: All we have to sell is fear itself.
Description: Digital signature