Photography APPG

First Registered: 13/11/2015 • Last updated on: 10/03/2021

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To promote interest in photography.

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Recent Documents related to Photography

1. 100 HEROINES CAMPAIGN
04/09/2018 - Early Day Motions

Found: initiating its Hundred Heroines: Celebrating Women in Photography Today campaign, which is an international campaign

2. Wild birds: apply for a licence to disturb them for photography (A28)
29/03/2021 - Natural England
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Found: birds: apply for a licence to disturb them for photography (A28) Apply for a licence to disturb protected

3. WEST COLLEGE SCOTLAND AND GLENIFFER HIGH SCHOOL AND THE MY PLACE PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION
18/04/2018 - Early Day Motions

Found: success at the Scottish Civic Trust's My Place Photography Competition 2018; notes that the competition

4. Issue guidance that birdwatching is a permitted as exercise under lockdown
11/02/2021 - Petitions

Found: allow local birdwatching, nature watching and photography as a specifically allowed form of exercise, while

5. Diabetic eye screening: slit lamp examination
26/11/2020 - Public Health England (PHE)
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Found: people who cannot be screened using digital photography and need a slit lamp examination instead.

Latest Documents
Recent Speeches related to Photography

1. Digital Images and Consent
25/04/2018 - Commons Chamber

1: operate, we can see that although the use of photography in the press is self-regulatory, the editors’ - Speech Link
2: in the public interest. However, the use of photography will still be subject to regulatory standards - Speech Link
3: voyeurism, which criminalises non-consensual photography and the filming of certain private acts when - Speech Link

2. Sexual Offences Legislation
22/05/2018 - Lords Chamber

3. Tributes
21/12/2016 - Lords Chamber

1: following his accident. Graeme’s passion is photography. He has often been seen around the House taking - Speech Link

4. Contracting Out (Functions relating to the Royal Parks) Order 2016
24/10/2016 - Lords Chamber

1: decision to restrict the use of photography, particularly amateur photography. Of course, probably thousands - Speech Link

5. Museums and Galleries
12/09/2018 - Grand Committee

1: Significant financial investment is required in photography, digitisation processes and technology, and in - Speech Link

Latest Speeches
Recent Questions related to Photography
1. Coronavirus: Photography
asked by: Tom Tugendhat
11/01/2021
... (ii) tier 2 and (iii) tier 3 covid-19 restrictions.

2. Photography: Coronavirus
asked by: Robert Halfon
14/01/2021
... whether private photographers who operate with social distancing measures can continue working during the 2021 covid-19 lockdown.

3. Photography: Coronavirus
asked by: Daisy Cooper
03/12/2020
... (ii) a single household and (iii) people in a bubble and (c) with businesses (A) inside and (B) outside that are allowed to remain open in a covid-secure way.

4. Photography: Coronavirus
asked by: Kerry McCarthy
03/12/2020
... whether one-to-one professional photography is allowed (a) indoors and (b) outdoors during the November 2020 covid-19 lockdown in England.

5. Photography: Coronavirus
asked by: Karen Bradley
16/11/2020
... with only the pet owner and the photographer present and ensuring social distancing is observed.

Latest Questions
6 Current APPG Officers
Lord Robertson of Port Ellen Portrait
Lord Robertson of Port Ellen
Co-Chair
Labour - Life peer
Joined: 13th November 2015
1 APPG Membership
Golf
Viscount Simon Portrait
Viscount Simon
Treasurer
Labour - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 7th August 2020
Lord Crathorne Portrait
Lord Crathorne
Secretary
Conservative - Excepted Hereditary
Joined: 13th November 2015
2 APPG Memberships
Arts and Heritage , Rural Services
Peter Bottomley Portrait
Peter Bottomley
Officer
Conservative - Worthing West
Joined: 13th November 2015
Contact Details

Registered Contact:

Sir David Amess MP, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA. Tel: 020 7219 3452.

Email: amessd@parliament.uk

No benefits in kind are on record for the Photography APPG

No direct financial benefits are on record for the Photography APPG

Former APPG Officers
Luciana Berger Portrait
Luciana Berger
Officer
Liberal Democrat - Former Member for Liverpool, Wavertree
Joined: 13th November 2015
Departed: 5th November 2019
No other APPG Memberships