Roger Barnes

Artarmon, Australia

Hello! / I’m Roger Barnes, a creative photographer from Sydney, Australia. / Here you’ll find an assortment of my best landscape and...

Photographers' rights

I know Leek knows about this already, but his recent journal post about over-zealous citizens (and authorities) reminded me that some photographers on RB might not be aware of a useful resource related to legal issues surrounding street photography.

NSW Photo rights is a continually evolving article by a qualified, but no longer practising, solicitor. It breaks down the subject of photographers’ rights in NSW (and the rest of Australia to a lesser extent). It includes a printable brochure that explains things in a nutshell to anyone who may question your rights. I have a handful printed and stored in my camera bag at all times, just in case.

Journal Comments

  • Robert Elliott
  • Brett Keith
  • Varinia   - Globalphotos
  • Craig Shadbolt
  • Sleek Images
  • Roger Barnes
  • bodymechanic
  • Rosalie Dale
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