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What can travel photographers do about model release forms when travelling in Asia?

Model release in Travel Photography

By Etienne / April 8, 2019 / 0 Comments

While most commercial photographers know about copyright laws and the use of a model for their images, it seems the answer isn’t so clear when it comes to Travel Photography. So if you’re travelling the world with your camera, what laws apply – for you and for your subject? You might need to consider what…

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Panorama of the temples of Bagan from a hot air balloon in Myanmar during a photography tour by Pics of Asia

Climbing the temples of Bagan

By Etienne / July 4, 2018 / 2 Comments

Check at the end of the article for updates on where is still accessible today!  A question that many people have asked me recently is are we still allowed to climb up the temples of Bagan to enjoy the sunrise and sunset?   Not only Myanmar is struggling in term of tourist arrival with about a…

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