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Know your rights: what you can and can’t shoot in the UK today

What you can and can’t shoot is a hot topic in the UK, and the issue is never too far away from making headlines. Last year some amateurs staged a protest outside a shopping centre in Hull after a photographer fell foul of security guards, and no less a mover-and-shaker than The Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger recently got told to stop using a tripod on Hampstead Heath.

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6 affordable cameras for 6 common subjects

1. Sport: Canon EOS 7D Mark II Having an APS-C format sensor rather than a full-frame device can be an advantage when you’re shooting sport and action because you’re able to frame your subject tighter without having to invest in very long lenses or crop your images. The Canon 7D Mark II is a great […]

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