I am a starting concept artist who would like to enter the gaming industry. I noticed that some AAA titles show their concept art with no artists signature (only a reference to game the game, such as ...
Can I take pictures of things I own and use them in a game as art assets or is that an IP violation?
For example what if I take a picture of a Tonka truck, can I use that as an art asset? What if the toy is more generic?