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Legal Issues in Street Photography

April 13, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Woman taking photo street art

Location: Zoom 

We invite you to join us for an informative discussion on legal issues related to street photography in New York. Key topics to be covered include the legal differences between photographing public and private property, when release forms may be required for photographing people in public, and what to be mindful of when photographing police and other government personnel. We will also cover some best practices to ensure that photographers are confident in how best to protect themselves.

Instructors: VLA Legal Externs

Membership Discount Code: For members, please contact registrations@vlany.org to receive your discount code, which will allow you to view and purchase the ticket.

$5 Students and Artists Over Sixty
$10 VLA Members (Artists and Attorneys)
$15 General Admission

Please note you are not registered until full payment is received.

Webinar Access and Recording: Participants will receive an email in advance with instructions to access. Please note that this is a live webinar. We are unable to distribute a recording of this presentation if you cannot attend. To view VLA’s library of on-demand videos, click here.


April 13, 2023
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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NY United States


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(212) 319 - 2787
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