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Old 22nd March 2010
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Re: Hire for events - beware!

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You're being far too kind to Crufts. They deserve no thanks at all for treating Sharon in that way. They owe her a fulsome apology and free entry next year.
In all fairness, they were concerned that Sharon had not been treated properly and they wanted to know if the official who spoke to Sharon could be identified.

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I should have taken his name. My bad.
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Re: Hire for events - beware!

I take a lot of photographs at Agility Shows run under Kennel Club rules. There is always a Professional Photographer there, and it has been known to cause friction.
I now take my camera and lenses, intorduce myself to the Pro, and explain my expectations.
These Pros have to pay a lot of money for the right to photograph, and I feel
that an understanding of this fact helps.
Cruft's is another matter entirely. They seem to think that RULES! made by them are inviolate, even though the Press boys are really helpful, I have found.

Same approach as most Police," I don't know what I am talking about, but I'll throw my weight about anyway."

Sorry you were on the end of it, Sharon.
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