Advice - General / Tracking down pirates / Finding photos and illustrations

Technology for finding photographs is likely to change quite fast. In the fairly near future it may be possible to send a photo to a special search engine that will find other photos that look like it. At the moment, though, your best bet is to search for text that would be likely to be wrapped round a particular photo. Please see the draft section Photography / Tracking down pirates.

We plan to expand and revise that section and this page soon - please send your comments to

The principles of finding photographs apply equally to finding illustrations.

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