Quote Originally Posted by Felinik View Post
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I live in France, here it's illegal to use pictures with peoples faces in public without their explicit permission.... Lot's of people seems to know about this, so the only way to go here, unless you want pictures of people posing, is to be fast and discrete.
"...peut-on photographier dans un lieu public ? La réponse est oui, c’est la diffusion sans autorisation de ces photos qui est interdite." http://www.eschon.com/photographie-d...loi-en-france/

Translation: Can you take pictures in a public place? The answer is yes; it is publishing such photos without permission that is prohibited.

For more information, see the follow site on photography and the law in France:
http://blog.droit-et-photographie.com/