This is astounding and alarming for photographers, tourists and selfie-fanatics: the European Union is considering legislation that would make it illegal – yes, illegal – to publish your vacation snapshots of The London Eye, or a night-time view of the Eiffel Tower on Facebook!
Read this article on The Telegraph for more information: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/travelnews/11695345/Freedom-of-panorama-EU-proposal-could-mean-holiday-snaps-breach-copyright.html
Here is an article on Forbes.com that describes the situation as well:
If you’d like to express your displeasure to the EU Parliament, I encourage you to sign the Petition at Change.org: Save the Freedom of Photography! http://www.change.org/p/european-parliament-save-the-freedom-of-photography#petition-letter
Save the Freedom of Photography!