On the same day eight years ago, the World Trade Center attacks forever changed the World. For known or unknown reasons, the attitude towards photographers from some public and law enforcement seemed to have become worse. Knowing your legal rights is very important to avoid running into troubles and handle unfortunate situations properly.
We have in the past compiled a list of legal resources for photographers. One new addition is Legal Rights of Photographers written by Andrew Kantor. It is a 8-page PDF document clearly showing you what is legal and what is not legal to take photos of, what you’d expect, how to get yourself prepared for various situations, and some references.
Keywords: Law, Legal issues, Photography Law