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Old Mar 21, 2020, 12:09 PM   #1
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Well, it looks like I'm technically out of work
maybe able to post in 3 months If I survive!!
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Old Mar 21, 2020, 4:07 PM   #2
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G'day Graham

Yeah matey - you and "millions" of others
However, Boris (in your case) has made an offer of 80% of 'something' so that might be the start of 'something else'

While sporting images are still wanted, it is only the public that are not welcome at games - so I presume that you -as an accredited photographer- will still be able to gain entry to events

=or= at worst, it will be a time for reviewing your work flow,
=or= pulling out heaps of 'keepers' and creating some of those print-on-demand coffee table books showing the best footballers in the club
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Old Mar 22, 2020, 11:02 AM   #3
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G'day Graham

Yeah matey - you and "millions" of others
However, Boris (in your case) has made an offer of 80% of 'something' so that might be the start of 'something else'

While sporting images are still wanted, it is only the public that are not welcome at games - so I presume that you -as an accredited photographer- will still be able to gain entry to events

=or= at worst, it will be a time for reviewing your work flow,
=or= pulling out heaps of 'keepers' and creating some of those print-on-demand coffee table books showing the best footballers in the club
Phil
Unfortunately Phil the 80% only counts for employed people not self employed!
There is no sport anywhere, not even grass roots! All weddings etc are a maximum of 5 so no snappers needed there, also, all pubs, clubs, restaurants & theaters closed so no social snapping.
Basically all avenues now shut .
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Old Mar 22, 2020, 3:19 PM   #4
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G'day Graham

wottabugga - maybe the self-employed will be brought into the scheme once people start shouting louder. Certainly the Aussie scheme includes self employed (tho details have not yet been published as to 'how to' ~ and they are talking about a basic amound of about 200GBP per week as a starter

Here's a link to the ABC news site
https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-03-...l-get/12078972

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