Saturday, April 29, 2006


Federal Policies Shock Photographers,
many will soon be out of business.

-- A new fee schedule has been enacted for filming in our national parks. Yellowstone Park will now be charging at least $150 per day for commercial filming. For some photographers, who's life work is filming, this could be nearly $50,000 per year.
-- With a "one size fits all" philosophy, the National Park Service is busy increasing fees of all types. Budget cuts, andanticipated budget cuts, are making a real dent in the appeal of Yellowstone Park, and other parks in the system.

Filming Fees:

General Fee Increases: