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Maslenitsa is an ancient ceremony—a farewell to winter celebrated since pagan times in the Slavic regions of Russia, Belarus, Ukraine, and other countries. Maslenitsa, or Pancake Week, is both a folk and religious holiday tied to Shrovetide, the carnival before Lent. Some traditional festivities include the burning of effigies of “Lady Maslenitsa,” family visits, snowball fights, and the cooking and eating of blini, pancakes, or crepes. Below, some images of Maslenitsa this year from Russia, Belarus, and Kyrgyzstan. [...]
Mon, Mar 11, 2019
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Power outages in Venezuela, Mardi Gras festivities in New Orleans, skijoring in Colorado, Carnival celebrations in Brazil, the Crufts dog show in England, snowboarding in California, presidential campaigning in New York, baseball spring training in Arizona, International Women’s Day observed around the world, and much more [...]
Fri, Mar 08, 2019
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It has been nearly 10 years since the end of the Sri Lankan civil war, a horrific conflict that lasted more than 25 years and claimed an estimated 100,000 lives. A decade later, land mines and unexploded ordnance still litter the northern landscape, endangering those who are trying to return to their previous lives. Allison Joyce, a photographer with Getty Images, recently spent time with some of the Tamil women, many of them widows and survivors of the war, who work for the HALO Trust, one of the NGOs trying to clear one of the largest minefields in the world. [...]
Thu, Mar 07, 2019
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Court awards damages of £2851.42 for a single infringing image on a website In 2015 EPUK member and photographerJonathan Webbwon aparticularly flagrant casethat set a record multiplier for damages, and also held company directors personally liable despite the protections limited company status offers. Webb has now set a further precedent, achieving an award for time spent dealing with an infringement. Moreover, he obtained permission from the High Court to publish a transcript of the judgement. [...]
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