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‘Stop killing us’: Rio favela residents demand answers after raid

Al Jazeera 09 May 2021
Rio de Janeiro, BrazilMonica Cunha felt she had to speak out ... People hold a Brazilian flag, with ‘Genocidal state’ written on it, during a protest against police violence in Sao Paulo, Brazil on May 8 [Amanda Perobelli/Reuters]Photographs taken by residents and shared with Al Jazeera showed the police carrying away bodies.

Discovering Brazil's unknown modernist photographers

Deutsche Welle 08 May 2021
A MoMA exhibition displays the works of photographers who became pioneers of modernism in Brazil, but remained unacknowledged for the past 50 years ... .

Jim Hartman: AB 4-Ever — partisan gamesmanship

Elko Daily Free Press 07 May 2021
In-person voting should be the “gold standard” ... Only 21% opposed voter ID laws ... Marion County Election Board) held 6-3 that an Indiana law requiring voters to provide photographic identification did not violate the U.S. Constitution. The United Kingdom, Canada, France, Argentina and Brazil are among countries requiring voters to show identification ... .

Amateur hour turns to golden hour for forgotten Brazilian photo club with New York show

The Art Newspaper 06 May 2021
A prolific but little-known collective of Brazilian amateur photographers from the mid-20th century is the subject of a new show at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York this week ... Two photographs Farkas made during his visit were included in his first solo exhibition at the Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo ... what makes a good photograph?”.

‘Melon seedlings make good pets’: how lockdown made us love houseplants

The Observer 06 May 2021
I’ve accidentally fostered pumpkins, which are taking over my flat ... Jackie’s pumpkin, which she has grown from seed. Photograph ... They also remind me of my home country of Brazil, which is full of forests ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Rebecca’s flat. Photograph ... Photograph ... .

How to improve weather predictions by reducing precision

The Irish Times 06 May 2021
Weather forecasting relies on supercomputers used to solve the mathematical equations that describe atmospheric flow. The accuracy of the forecasts is constrained by available computing power ... Energy costs have risen rapidly ... Are formed by the flexes  / Of butterflies’ wings in Brazil." File photograph ... Of butterflies’ wings in Brazil ... .

Top shows to see in New York during Frieze week

The Art Newspaper 05 May 2021
The prolific but little-known Foto-Cine Clube Bandeirante, a collective of Brazilian amateur photographers, was founded in São Paulo in 1939 and produced captivating work that remains largely unseen by audiences outside Brazil ... The show comprises more than 60 photographs that ...

Bolsonaro ignored repeated warnings about Covid, ex-health minister says

The Observer 04 May 2021
Jair Bolsonaro ignored repeated warnings that his anti-scientific response to Covid-19 was leading Brazil down an “extremely perilous path” and putting tens of thousands of lives at risk, the country’s former health minister has claimed ... One such ally, the rightwing congressman Osmar Terra, claimed last April that Brazil’s epidemic was almost over.

Why Instagram is broken for photographers – and how to fix it Instagram photography

TechRadar 01 May 2021
But it's now a broken mess of sponsored posts and frustrating algorithms – and many photographers are understandably starting to jump ship.  ... I was getting messages from as far away as India and Brazil from keen photographers who wanted advice on buying cameras and lenses ... Photographers do have other options.

These are the Winners of the 2020 Photo is Light Competition

PetaPixel 30 Apr 2021
The competition, based in Brazil, judged a large number of photographic submissions across six categories — Architecture, Fine Art, Nature, Landscape, People, and Photojournalism — and received entries from 66 different countries.

Brazilian Amazon released more carbon than it absorbed over past 10 years

The Observer 30 Apr 2021
From 2010 through 2019, Brazil’s Amazon basin gave off 16.6bn tonnes of CO2, while drawing down only 13.9bn tonnes, researchers reported Thursday in the journal Nature Climate Change ... “Brazil saw a sharp decline in the application of environmental protection policies after the change of government in 2019,” the INRA said in a statement ... Photograph.

Biden’s world: how key countries have reacted to the president’s first 100 days

Yahoo Daily News 30 Apr 2021
Photograph ... Photograph ... Photograph ... Brazil ... Guilherme Casarões, a foreign affairs expert from Brazil’s Getúlio Vargas Foundation, said the rhetorical shift was clearly driven by a desire to avoid further alienating Brazil’s second-largest trading partner ... Photograph.

Thinking about running very fast at John Stones from different angles

Yahoo Daily News 28 Apr 2021
>BIG CUP SEMIS. PART DEUX. Manchester City have had an ambivalent relationship with Big Cup from the get-go ... “They play with a fear of defeat ... Oh Big Mal! How could you?. Related ... Jonathan Liew ... Yessir ... LIVE ON BIG WEBSITE ... Photograph ... Silver medal and a can of Carabao, Harry? Photograph ... Janelly Farías (centre) in action for Mexico against Brazil. Photograph.

Former DNC chair Donna Brazile, columnist Jason Riley debate social justice

Daily Camera 27 Apr 2021
Former Democratic National Committee chair Donna Brazile and Wall Street Journal columnist Jason Riley debated social justice and civil rights Monday night at a live event hosted by The Steamboat Institute and the University of Colorado Boulder’s Benson Center for the Study of Western Civilization ... (Timothy Hurst/Staff Photographer).

Artificial Intelligence Is Misreading Human Emotion

The Atlantic 27 Apr 2021
He largely duplicated Tomkins’s methods, even using Tomkins’s photographs to test subjects from Chile, Argentina, Brazil, the United States, and Japan ... Darwin praised Duchenne’s “magnificent photographs” and included reproductions in his own work ... As the field grew in scale and complexity, so did the types of photographs used in affect recognition.