Quote Originally Posted by GraemeMitchell View Post
Personally, I think it's all pretty cool seeing ones work go viral, so to speak.
I do too, but I have the leisure of not needing to make a living at photography. I'd feel a little different if images that were supposed to be putting food on my family were being appropriated without compensation.

Of course, as you observe, it *does* happen, and it's only sensible to take appropriate measures---and what "appropriate" means varies from situation to situation.