Hope this is the end of it, all these messages
without pictures attached are quite boring, to say the least...!
But i've just received a mail from Mr. Milette.
Hard to consider it a letter of apology, but, at
least, we are, finally, getting a reaction!
Here is my answer to his letter,
and below, his mail:
"Hope this will answer your
Mr. Milette, i had no question that needed to be answered, i
am only asking for an apology.
First for having used my photos without asking, second for
putting them back on, again, after having taken them off, making us all believe
you had understood!
I am very sorry this has reached such a level,
but you are to blame: had you behaved like a gentleman, i
would have allowed you to use my photos.
Now, i cannot trust anything you say....particularly when you
keep trying to fing excuses...and put the blame on others.
Thank you very much for having taken my photos from your
That is all i really have to say.
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Saturday, March 14, 2009 11:21
Subject: About iris pictures
First I Have sent you a reply on a previous
message, over one month ago.
My website about the pictures of hostas,
daylilies or iris was made only to promote these plants as I was writing books
on these subjects.
These pictures were then put on that site and
most of the time all the descriptions were translated into French due to a
language barrier here in Quebec,
Any of those pictures were offered or
Then about two years ago I started a website
where I sell pictures on all types of gardening. I have over 25 affiliate
photographers and only those are supplying pictures to sell or even to place
on the other website.
And all gave authorisation.
I know how it works with copyright. Yo don't have
to telle me.
As you probably noticed my first website is not
updated and because all that wording coming fron your forum I removed all the
My very first plant I love is hostas, then
When they asked me to write a book on Irises, I
became member of AIS, went to the Convention...etc.
I even had David Schreiner writing the foreword
on the book.
Then I was asked t promote the irises in our part
of the country. But now I let go these plants.
Hope this will answer your