"Police officers are expected to be issued with fresh guidance in a government bid to ensure they do not abuse their stop-and-search powers under the Terrorism Act 2000. The Home Office outlined the plans after a police body complained that officers are not sufficiently trained in how to correctly apply anti-terror legislation when dealing with photographers. Metropolitan Police Federation chairman Peter Smyth said that officers are 'not properly trained in this legislation and that is probabl…
Litter, rubbish and urban decay, album created on February 11, 2010
5 items in total.
Random Black'n'White Stuff, album created on February 8, 2010
26 items in total.
Captain Safety Road Show, Bedford, album created on February 8, 2010
14 items in total.
April 26, 2008Most of the photos I've added since arriving at Ipernity, and indeed most of those I expect to add over the next couple of months or so, are imported from my Flickr stream using the Flickr2Ipernity Greasemonkey script. Doing it this way means of course that the date tags on these pics are the date they were originally uploaded to Flickr rather than when imported here. Still being somewhat undecided how I will use/integrate the two sites, at the moment I'm still using Flickr as my p…
April 19, 2008Went to stay with a photo-enthusiast mate of mine up in Derbyshire for a few days. Late afternoon/early evening he suggested we go out for a stroll around his village, and of course I took the cameras with me. "So where are all the pics he's taken of his locale?" I asked myself, for the scenery was absolutely delightful, and I had a hard time controlling the impulse simply to "point and shoot"... and that with a dSLR! Maybe we sometimes need a stranger's eye just to see the beauty and "i…