[OSM-legal-talk] Using Google Street View to perform "virtual survey"

Frederik Ramm frederik at remote.org
Sat Apr 5 16:12:04 UTC 2014


On 05.04.2014 17:50, Paulo Carvalho wrote:
>    Google Street View photos depict reality or facts, thus I could use
> them to observe reality and derive interpretations which would be
> genuine creative work.  It would be illegal to use the images in
> Mapillary, for instance, but the facts depicted by the images are not
> property of Google.
>    Your thoughts, please

The general opinion on this list has been, for cases where there wasn't
a clear-cut license that answers these questions: "We'll use the data if
the copyright owner says we can use it."


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