Official Policy Statement
Updated: 23rd April 2013
Please note that, subject to the venue's own recording policy, Mark Knopfler has no objection to fans bringing into the show cameras and personal recording equipment to record the show, providing such photographs / recordings are for private use only and these activities do not interfere with the enjoyment of other fans.
i) Cameras - Fans can take photos of the show on personal cameras, including digital cameras, provided it is for personal use and non-professional purposes. Cameras with removable lenses are not permitted.
ii) Audio recording - This is permitted. Fans with walkmans, cassette recorders and small personal recording devices are permitted to tape the show, providing it is for their own personal use and non-commercial purposes.
iii) Video cameras - ARE NOT allowed under any circumstances. The following announcement will be posted on Mark's website at markknopfler.com:
The use of video cameras and mobile phones during the performance has become a major irritation for fans and a distraction for Mark and the band. We don’t want to restrict your enjoyment at the shows but please respect Mark's request and resist the temptation to use these devices during the show.