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  06 June 2006
Photobucket is Not Allowing Nudity

JUNE 5, 2006:

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT PHOTOBUCKET NOW DOES NOT ALLOW NUDE IMAGES TO BE HOSTED, ARTISTIC OR OTHERWISE.

This has been posing a problem for many of our members. Please report and link here posts containing missing / broken links due to Photobucket's No Nudity rule.

I am currently looking into other image hosting options. Please stay tuned. I would advise people not to contact Photobucket, as this will only draw attention to your account.
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  06 June 2006
Why not just use imageshack?
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  06 June 2006
Quote: Originally posted by ceresz: Why not just use imageshack?

Hi there, mainly I am concerned that imageshack has more or less the same policy:

http://reg.imageshack.us/content.php?page=rules


Quote: The following types of files may not be uploaded under any circumstances
  • Files that are [sic] pornographic. This includes, but is not limited to, files depicting...nudity...
Of course, nothing that we do here could be considered pornographic, but I don't think they're discriminating between types of nudity.

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  06 June 2006
Aww, too bad... :(
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  06 June 2006
Yeah, the problem is I don't know how much the rule is enforced. In Photobucket's case, I think the no nudity rule is new. I've had work hosted with them for a year without any problems, then I think they changed their rules, and are now enforcing it (though sporadically). Like I say, I'm trying to find another solution. In the meantime, I would just continue to host with whomever you typically do, and hope for the best until I can find a host that will accept nude, non~pornographic images.

Cheers,

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  06 June 2006
~what happened to free speech?~

I've been uploading to imageshack since Nov 2005 and they've never reinforced this rule on me (knowing Murphey you should take that with some salt). Think imageshack could serve as a temporary solution until Rebecca finds a new possibilty.

So much for free speech though.

hope this helps,

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  06 June 2006
hi all, especially lovely Remb-becca

We should try/use http://www.slibe.com, there are no problems and is very fast...

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  07 July 2006
and what about www.freeimagehosting.net?

It seems to be quite good, to this point..
 
  08 August 2006
You can try tinypic.
 
  11 November 2006
Unhappy this is sad

thanks Rebeccak for this information...hmmm...inded its going to be a trouble to find another one than photobucket......though i checked today and all of mine are there....but i dont know how much in terms of nudity is there in those pics!!! ...so may be i'm still safe....anyway.....we will have to look for some other options!!

thnx abyssis and johnepic for the two hosting sites...lets hope they work for all....


rules in Free Image Hosting...now i dont know how much is adults-only or offensive in nature that they r refering to here...

http://www.freeimagehosting.net/rules.php

Last edited by dhruvsm : 11 November 2006 at 06:05 AM.
 
  12 December 2006
Yikes!

I just uploaded 7 or 8 pics this morning that are anatomy/croque class nudes ... I've had several digital nudes or semi nude images at photobucket and nothing has become of them. I'll keep my fingers crossed. I was just happy that there are places you can put your photo's up on now as there was a long time everyone denied direct linking to images.

Boni

I just went over to FreeImageHosting and asked directly about artistic and art anatomy nudes. Hopefully we will have an answer soon on that site.

Last edited by bonim : 12 December 2006 at 12:25 AM. Reason: Added a footnote.
 
  12 December 2006
Feel free to use the image hosting I set up earlier this year just for CGTalkers. Please use it only for hosting your images for CGTalk as that's all it's designed for.

http://imagehub.geekfury.com/
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  03 March 2007
Picassa Web albums?

You can set albums to "private" where they're only viewable via a direct URL.
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  04 April 2007
I usually use www.imageigloo.com but that Picasa Web Albums thing looks pretty nice.
 
  05 May 2007
is it ok to upload from blogger?
 
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