On a strict reading of the rule we would only have to delete photos taken
after the date at which the law was imposed as law was retrospective
Which is why I said we have to know for each location when it was publish as
being imposed and what the requirements were at the time the photo was
Alternative as I said as far as my photo's are concern I wasnt made aware of
any issues restrictions prior to taking the photos, and providing I can
approach on a public road without interference then I'll continue to take
2008/11/13 Liam Wyatt <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> I love the way we Wiki*edians can get into such esoteric debates! There is
> not many places where on the one mailiing list you'll be discussing the
> finer points of photographic publication rights and the next day you'll be
> discussing the best way to write an article about a horserace.
> That said, is it just me or is this particular thread making a mountain out
> of a molehill? On a strict reading of the rules I suppose that would mean we
> would have to delete every photo of Uluru? But really - is that likely? When
> this point was raised, was this more as a hypothetical or was there a
> genuine problem that we envisaged coming afoul of?
> On 11/13/08, Gnangarra <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>> The big risk would be to those resident in Australia.
>> Lets take Uluru because I've been down that burrow there is much
>> discussion on en about
>> Basically assuming one can afford the cost of the permit its time limited
>> and use restricted a photographer cant go in and take speculative
>> photographs the purpose of the photo needs to be defined and then its use is
>> restricted to that purpose for a time period 1-5 years from date taken.
>> After the period the expires to republish the photographer needs to reapply
>> for the permit.
>> Vague memory of an advertising campaign that use an Image of Uluru with
>> rubbish in front it of was stopped because the permit didnt allow for the
>> represent. I not sure how far thru the court system it went but I do
>> remember that at least an initial injunction was granted to stop the ad
>> until the issue was resolved.
>> 2008/11/13 Peter Ansell <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>>> 2008/11/13 Enoch Lau <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>>>> 2008/11/13 Peter Ansell <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
>>>>> Would it matter is Australia had a bilateral treaty regarding these
>>>>> things with France? Does anyone know if any of these type of treaties
>>>> There would need to be a bilateral treaty and local French legislation
>>>> that says that they recognise this particular offence under French law.
>>>> Australian laws (generally) never have extraterritorial effect.
>>> Rightio. But if they ever set foot in Australia they would be liable.
>>> Risky business still.
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