The photos aren't good enough.
U.S. District Court Judge Kathleen Cardone ruled Tuesday that California journalist Ann Louise Bardach must bring a painting - and not just pictures of it - to El Paso when she testifies in court.
The author of the painting is Luis Posada Carriles, a former CIA operative on trial this week in El Paso.
Posada Carriles gave Bardach the painting when she interviewed him in 1998. His dedication read:
See photos of painting here.