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Watch out for your gear at Sziget Festival too

valuable photo gear is exposed to danger everywhere

Hungarion version

Photo by Attila Volgyi / blog.volgyiattila.com

Few days ago I wrote about the photo gear theft at Hungaroring photo centre last weekend and I wouldn’t want to come back to he theft topic again. However I have to write about this too. At Sziget Festival you should also watch out for your valuables. In the big crowd it is just as easy to loose something accidentally as it is possible to run into thieves and get things stolen.

First rule of photographer security

never leave your photography gear in the car unattended

Hungarion version

Photo by Tom Gralish/Inquirer

Probably there are some who are bored to hear this again and again, but this advice can spare people terrible headaches! There has been another theft, that could have been avoided. Photographers share the list of stolen goods in hope of someone finding it one day. Hope is good, but prevention is much more helpful than crying after something avoidable bad happened.
I hope you don’t leave valuable gear in the car!