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ElyseBear Photography & Art Designs

Creative Market: https://creativemarket.com/ElyseBear
Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/shop/ElyseBear?ref=l2-shopheader-name

While this isn’t a photographer per se but I am listing it because this woman has been stealing photographer’s images for her company since 2015.  She has never asked permission and very rarely credits.  Often her own watermark is over the image.

You may want to take a glance at the actual overlays themselves if you shoot skies or any of the things she sells.  Many of those may also be stolen but sourcing is a bit trickier – especially with anything sky related.

Update @ 4:15PM EST:

The Creative Market site has been taken down.  Here’s hoping the Etsy shop follows.

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Time to Sparkle Photo Design AKA TTS Photo Design AKA Once Upon a Picture in Vineland, NJ

Website: http://www.timetosparklephotography.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/TTS-Photo-Design-LLC/215052625232087
Facebook Business Profile:  https://www.facebook.com/timeto.sparklephotography
Etsy:  https://www.etsy.com/shop/TTSPhotoDesign
Website:  http://www.onceuponapicturenj.com/
Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/onceuponapicturenj?fref=ts

I literally have a headache from working on this submission.  When you are caught using images that aren’t yours on your website, the answer is not to call it “inspiration” for a class and act like it’s not a big deal.  You remove the images and apologize.  Obviously since you are reading this, that’s not what happened and the images are still up (AND FOR SALE!) on her website but she has changed the wording to reflect these are “inspiration” just don’t mind that pesky © TTS Photo Design beneath the image.  You can read the saga go down on TTS’s Facebook here.   Don’t worry, I have a PDF just in case.

NSFW warning for anyone browsing at work due to the boudoir images. 

Update 06/12/2014

Updated with new business name and addresses.

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