Take your photography to the next level and beyond...

  • NEWS

Why not join for free today?

Join for Free

Your total photography experience starts here

PortraitPro 17 SITEWIDE 50% off sale + EXTRA 15% OFF code EPZR18

Photographic film ? airline security

Photographic film – airline security - The Photo Imaging Council, PIC, has recently been liaising with the Transport Security & Contingencies, within the Department for Transport (DfT) regarding the recent airline security issues and how photographers manage to travel with photographic film stock.

 Add Comment


The DfT informed PIC “We do appreciate that the new security regulations do cause some inconvenience to yourselves and the members you represent. As you will appreciate the new requirements were not entered into lightly and they are there to help combat a very real threat. Restricting the size of hand baggage does make it that much easier to look for items that are of particular concern. At the present time there are no plans to change the current regulations though they are under constant review. Film can go into hand luggage and it is up to the airport to ensure that all items are carried safe through x-ray and hand search as necessary.” Basically, that means business as usual for ALL film users. For further information on hand baggage security visit www.dft.gov.uk or contact Elaine Cole at PIC on 01883 334497.
Join ePHOTOzine and remove these ads.

Explore More

There are no comments here! Be the first!

Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.