Commons:Deletion requests/File:Spiderman Hayabusa - Front.jpg

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Derivative work of the bike's paintjob. –Tryphon 12:33, 31 October 2009 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Maybe also some "problems" in Category:Advertising and sub-categories. --MGA73 (talk) 14:32, 31 October 2009 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • If you look at the rest of Category:Custom Hayabusa, as well as Category:Custom motorcycles, and search for custom motorcycles on Flickr, you'll see that the whole genre is rife with derivative works. Custom motorcycles are a kind of folk art that takes its inspiration from the things the artist sees around them every day, which means Spider-man and Gulf Oil and everything else. If you leave out the bikes derived from pop culture symbols, you end up misunderstanding the subject. So it would be a shame if only a fraction of the custom motorcycles out there could be seen here.--Dbratland (talk) 17:57, 31 October 2009 (UTC)Reply[reply]
I've mentioned this topic at the peer review for Suzuiki Hayabusa, since the more general issue of copyrighted images of custom Hayabusas is vexing me. Please feel free to participate.

Deleted, DW. Kameraad Pjotr 19:03, 16 April 2010 (UTC)Reply[reply]