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Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby gstark on Tue Jul 27, 2010 5:40 pm

There will be a rally to protest against restrictions on making photographs in public, at Campbells Cove in Sydney, on Sunday August 29. Ken Duncan will be leading the way on this one.

More details here.
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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby aim54x on Tue Jul 27, 2010 11:26 pm

Thanks for letting us know...I will try to be there.
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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby Killakoala on Fri Jul 30, 2010 11:03 pm

Ken who?


:)

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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby TTT on Fri Aug 27, 2010 9:34 am

morning,
just a reminder

schedule for the morning from Arts Freedom Australia
http://www.artsfreedomaustralia.com/blog/?p=194&cpage=1

10.00 Start assembling.

10.25 gather on the steps where you can see Ken Duncan

10.30 Speech (short)

10.40 Group Photo

10.50 Take as many photos as you like of The Rocks, Sydney Harbour Bridge and The Opera House.
There will be prizes for the best images taken on the day so send in your shots. We will put a gallery on this site for all submitted images.
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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby Matt. K on Fri Aug 27, 2010 10:46 pm

Ansel who??? :)
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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby Killakoala on Fri Aug 27, 2010 11:04 pm

Matt. K wrote:Ansel who??? :)



:)

Does that mean Ken = Ansel?
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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby gstark on Sat Aug 28, 2010 11:29 am

And thank you for posting the reminder.

I'm still in Surfers; heading back home tomorrow.
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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby Mr Darcy on Sat Aug 28, 2010 12:10 pm

Matt. K wrote:Ansel who??? :)

He's well known for his range of rubber products. From condoms to apparel :wink:
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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby Matt. K on Sat Aug 28, 2010 6:53 pm

Killa
Not quite. :D :D
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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby aim54x on Sat Aug 28, 2010 10:07 pm

So where should we meet?? does anyone want to meet beforehand?
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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby Killakoala on Sun Aug 29, 2010 7:51 pm

So who went and how did it go?

I saw a report of it on the news this evening.
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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby aim54x on Sun Aug 29, 2010 8:56 pm

Killakoala wrote:So who went and how did it go?


Myself, Matt K and Philo made an appearance...we didnt run into any other members though.

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Re: Aussie photographers rally for rights

Postby muzz on Sun Aug 29, 2010 10:08 pm

There is a chap in a yellow jacket at the Melbourne rally on the Facebook photo page who looks vaguely familiar :wink:
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