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I'm pleased to oblige. I'm not sure if this post qualifies as 'editorial use', but I'll take a chance that it does.
Photos from 'Closing Ceremony'
Courtesy of FIDE / Stev Bonhage
At the beginning of last year, I posted on my main blog, Chess Photos : 'All rights reserved' (January 2022). The post ended saying,
I imagine that all of the photos in these albums are marked '© All rights reserved'. That's why they never appear on my short lists. Would it hurt any of the expert photographers who took the photos to license a few under 'Creative Commons'? That would allow other content creators (like me) to share the photos with a larger public.
My prayers have been answered. I'm a happy blogger.