Samuel Curtis Photography

  I take the photos, So you can enjoy the moment 

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Private & Public Places

Posted on 1 February, 2017 at 14:40 Comments comments (0)

Posted by Samuel Curtis Photography

Public Places do not require you to gain permission to photograph in. You can photograph private buildings however, but you must be standing on public land.

Private Land requires you to gain permission to photograph or to the owners discressi...

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Security!

Posted on 1 February, 2017 at 14:35 Comments comments (0)

Posted by Samuel Curtis Photography

Security guards have no powers to stop and search you. However, if on private land, they can ask you to leave and use reasonable force if they deem fit.

Model Release

Posted on 1 February, 2017 at 14:20 Comments comments (0)

Posted by Samuel Curtis Photography

A model release is a small legal document that a subject of a photograhy may sign that allows the image to be published in one form or another. However, you do not need a model release when you've taken an image of someone on the street, unless intent is to be used for commerce.


Police, Stop and Search

Posted on 1 February, 2017 at 14:10 Comments comments (0)

Posted by Samuel Curtis Photography

When out and about, taking photos in public, it might be handy to know that the law is on your side. Police in the UK have no powers to stop you from taking photographs if you are in a public place. A police officer can search you in connection to a "stop", but they cannot go through, delete or ask you to delete your images (section 43...

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