eBay using stock photos on official pages?

Here is a official eBay.com page, see anything wrong? (not likely with that shot lol) Lets take a deeper look. The page is dated yesterday (23/05/13)

ebay using stock photos

Ebay.com a company who make milliones upon millions, a company who will come down on you like a large rock falling from a high place if you dare to use a stock photo is here using a stock a photo themselves… what’s even worse is that they left the watermark on! they prob just stole it from some random Google image search as 2 mins of effort would fix that…

The image : (click for high res)

ebay using stock photos problem

The problem :


A much closer look since its quite hard to make out, you can see the watermark from the image company “iStockphoto”

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