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PostPosted: Wed Mar 19, 2014 12:57 pm 
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Hungary law requires photographers to ask permission to take pictures

This. Is. ****. Up.


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It is sad that the homeland of Robert Capa, one of the great photographers of the 20th Century would pass such a law.

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it's the least of their lawmaking blunders


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I imagine this was passed to prevent the population from filming the government (army, police, ...). That's my inclination at least.


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 20, 2014 10:38 am 
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Venser wrote:
I imagine this was passed to prevent the population from filming the government (army, police, ...). That's my inclination at least.

:D sounds like a Westerner's view of the East


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 20, 2014 3:23 pm 
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hmmm... sounds like an easterner's view of a westerner's view of the east 8)

i've seen analyses that agree with venser's


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Nothing new, it's been the law in Quebec since 2007:
http://dsphotographic.com/2007/05/like- ... et-quebec/


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