On Banning Photography from Restaurants (via) 10 years ago
When I was recently in Philly, I ate at Iron Chef Morimoto's restaurant. And proceeded to "food porn" my way through the meal. It's fun, it's participatory, and I didn't use my flash or try to disturb anybody else. And now some other high-end chef wants to ban this practice...
Security kooks force photographer out of his hoby (via) 10 years ago
Apparently a bus-spotter gets called a pedophile and a terrorist by security personnel and so he gave his hobby up after 40 years.
Con-artists join the war on photographers - Boing Boing (via) 10 years ago
A new scam for con artists is to act like a plainclothes policeman and tell you you aren't allowed to take any pictures and ask for your memory card. Nice.
London's Metro Cops need their head examined 10 years ago
London's Metropolitan Police have a new "keep your eyes open" campaign.Guess who the scapegoats are? Well, there's people with too many phones, your funny-looking neighbors... and photographers.
Lurking in random places / ReadyLoads gone 10 years ago
Readyloads are gone.. and some stories about being scared of getting stopped by rent-a-cops
Photo censorship vs. digital photography (via) 9 years ago
The most important pictures are often the ones the authorities have damn good reason to not let you keep.