For example, I just got an adorable basset hound named Rosie. I have no expectation of privacy regarding where we walk, what I’m wearing when I walk her, or how I react when she pulls on the leash. Anyone can take a picture of us and post it online, preferably with a caption that says, “Sassy lady and her awesome dog,” and there’s nothing I can do about it (as long as they’re not misrepresenting me or commercializing my image without my consent).If you’re in a public place and someone snaps a picture of you while you’re falling down drunk, getting arrested, picking your nose, scowling at a crying baby, or not wearing pants, there’s probably nothing you can do if that picture shows up online somewhere.
For example, if you and your partner make a sex tape or take intimate pictures of each other, there’s an inherent expectation that no one beside you two would see them.
If you break up, your partner can’t post the pictures online and protect themselves by saying that you never agreed to keep them private.
If you didn’t want any photographic documentation of your being at that party, you had to go to the no-camera room.
There may be activities where there are no specified rules about photographs, but where the nature of the event or activity gives you an expectation of privacy.
The exception to this rule is you have an expectation of privacy in places like public bathroom stalls, changing rooms, tanning salons, and doctor’s offices that may require you to be partially or completely undressed.
Pictures of You in Private Venues When pictures are taken of you at a private event or in someone’s private home, you have to ask whether you had an expectation of privacy in each particular situation.
”“We have now been together for nearly four months.
Our love for each other has grown daily and after a wonderful summer we have set up home together." "It’s strange how a smile on a picture on a dating website has led us to where we both are now.
Give yourself two hours to walk, talk and enjoy each other’s company before settling down to a picnic in the middle of nowhere.