UK residents, get snapping! The Open Rights Group and No2ID are asking people to take pictures of stuff they see in their day-to-day lives that embodies the surveillance society the UK is turning into.
In two week's time, in a London location TBC, we'll be mosaicing the photos live to make a bigger picture - a picture that shows where incremental infringements of our privacy will eventually lead. Here's what you need to do to get involved:
1. Spot something that embodies the UK’s wholesale transformation into the surveillance society/database state. Subjects might include your local CCTV camera(s), or fingerprinting equipment in your child’s school library
2. Snap it
3. Upload it to Flickr and tag it “FNFBigPicture” - please use an Attribution Creative Commons license*
4. That’s it!
I took my camera on a walk around my local area over the weekend and had taken 30 surveillance society snaps before I'd even travelled 100 yards from my front door...
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