to my Deviant Art familia! You've made this past year amazing with all your thoughtful comments, favs, friendships, support, respect and love.
There are so many amazing and talented artists and individuals on here that keep me inspired on a daily basis...
So a BIG Thank You to all of you DA addicts!
Just Venting regarding violators... by deadpophell, journal
Just Venting regarding violators...
I'm well aware that none of our creations are immune to theft and copyright violations. It happens all the time, almost daily to all of us. I see my work being used and abused at least several times a week, and usually I just shrug it off and just face the facts that this is just an unfortunate consequence of doing what I do. But sometimes for whatever reason it really just eats at me. I know I can't police everyone, and I need to chose my battles, or at very least just educate people on the concept of Copyright.
Anyway, I came across one of my images just moments ago from someone (probably a fan) befriending me on MySpace, and granted its n