Les Boucher

Sanctuary Point, Australia

I reside on the South Coast of New South Wales in the St.Georges Basin area which is situated within the bounderies of the Shoalhaven. I...




by © Les Boucher


   Join me at the Juried Invitational Exhibition…

I am very excited to have my art selected, from over 73000 works of art, to exhibit in SoJie 22. SoJie 22 takes its name from the first letters of Solo’s Juried Invitational Exhibition. This month is only the 22nd one, ever, and 75 other artists, besides myself, are represented.

Winners of the invitational will be announced on June 27th, when a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place will be awarded in three categories: digital art, photography, and traditional art.

Non members, as well as members, ARE welcome to view all of the work nominated. So I hope that you will click the show banner, above, and follow the link to view my fellow exhibitors. The works are shown “gallery size” an

New Act in UK makes it Legalfor Photographs to be used without Payment...

I received the following in an email from a friend and thought that I should pass it on. It would appear that the Photographer no longer has any rights in the UK. If you hear of this creeping into your country I would urge you to write to your Government and voice you dissatisfaction.…

Read on and see what you think.

New post on The Phoblographer

New Act in UK Makes it Legal for Photographs to Get Used Without Payment
by Gevon Servo

Lets just let this sink in a little: In a attempt to possibly kill off professional photographers, the UK has a new act that makes it legal for photographs to get used without payment to the creators. A few photographers instantly went “WHAT!” A few others said some phrases so colourful they could not be repeated. The British government, in an appalling decision


Thank you to the person who purchased the print of “Shoalhaven from Mount Camberwarra” I appreciate the sale and I hope that you enjoy it.

The Bubble has Burst.....

I wrote the following after reading the post _*What The Hell Is RB Doing Now*- http://www.redbubble.com/people/lcretyi/journal/9910822-what-the-hell-is-rb-doing-now by Laura Retyi.…

I, like many other members have become disillusioned with the path that the current management of Red Bubble have seen fit to pursue. Going by the more than 50 posts which have been added to Laura’s journal there seem to be many others who feel the same way that I do.
Anyway, here are my thoughts…..Do you feel the same or, do you agree with where RB are currently heading? I would be interested in hearing your thoughts……

This is the final straw for me. When Red Bubble first started “The company was founded in 2006 by Martin Hosking, Peter St

Registering Copyright and the Photographer - Video

G’Day Folks, I came across the following Video in Kelby Training.com while I was surfing youtube for information on photography. I won’t go into the ins and outs of Kelby training other than to say it might be well worth your time to take a look at what is on offer in that site.…

With the amount of posts recently that have dealt with copyright infringment I thought that while this deals specifically with the laws pertaining to the USA it might be worth a look by any members who have felt that their work, and in turn copyright, had been violated. You may also like to watch it and store the information away in the back of your mind for future reference.

This is just a short extract from the original class,but take the time to watch it…..you never know it might just save your work or put mone


I would just like to say thank you to the person who purchased my work Cradle Mountain above Dove Lake,Tasmania,

as a card. I hope that you enjoy it.


I would suggest that EVERY RED BUBBLE MEMBER click the following link as this could have an effect on the copyright of your art works.…

Red Bubble have made some changes which affect all of us and, to me, they have done so without my knowledge.

Read on at this link

My suggestion would be to go to your account page and scroll to the bottom where you can click the box to remove the link….but I will leave it up to you to decide what is in your best interest after reading what is in the link.

From the link posted by Aakheperure (see my post here) from “The Australian Copyright Council”:http://www.copyright.org.au/find-an-answer/brow... and, considering the amount of posts on this subject, I found the following item very interesting….
Can people scan and alter m

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