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Old Nov 24th 2010, 7:00 pm
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I kid you not Kuwait has banned the use of dslr's for any non journalist
http://www.kuwaittimes.net/read_news...d=MzAwMTg4ODg1
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Old Nov 24th 2010, 7:33 pm
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I kid you not Kuwait has banned the use of dslr's for any non journalist
http://www.kuwaittimes.net/read_news...d=MzAwMTg4ODg1
from what I read it's single source unsubstantiated - i.e. BS - or in sensitive areas only.

Let's hope so....
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So using digital Rangefinder camera is ok then.
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Originally Posted by shiva View Post
I kid you not Kuwait has banned the use of dslr's for any non journalist
http://www.kuwaittimes.net/read_news...d=MzAwMTg4ODg1
and the Middle East wonders why the West views them with contempt
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Old Nov 25th 2010, 3:59 am
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The article's so poorly written it stinks of BS. Probably some half-truths in there.
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http://www.engadget.com/2010/11/24/k...on-hanging-in/
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Old Nov 25th 2010, 4:43 am
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i almost hope for the sake of the kuwaitis and expats it is bollocks but actually i hope it isnt so the world can see just how insane those in charge are
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It's bollocks gents!

I have just been to the 5020 anniversary celebrations with my Nikon and megalens - no probs at all

Having said that, I would not have been surprised as they are barking here.

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Default Re: Kuwait bans photography

Originally Posted by shiva View Post
I kid you not Kuwait has banned the use of dslr's for any non journalist
http://www.kuwaittimes.net/read_news...d=MzAwMTg4ODg1
What is there to photograph in Kuwait?
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