2019 Environmental Photographer of the Year Winners Capture the ‘Raw Reality’ of Climate Change – Photography Article

Last week, The Chartered Institution of Water and Environmental Management (CIWEM) revealed the winners of this year’s Environmental Photographer of the Year awards, highlighting images that turn an unblinking eye on man’s impact on the environment in ways both subtle and direct. The winning images were revealed on the same day as the UN’s Climate Action Summit in New York, and the CIWEM didn’t pull any punches in describing the global climate crisis depicted in many of the photographs: “These…

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Climate Activists Hope to Shut Down Heathrow by Flying Drones Nearby – Photography Article

Over the last few years, there have been some infamous incidents of airports being shut down and flights grounded because a camera drone was spotted nearby. But these accidents have given a group of climate activists an idea: in two weeks, they plan to fly drones inside London Heathrow’s no-fly zone as a “symbolic action,” possibly shutting down the world’s 7th largest airport. The group is called “Heathrow Pause,” and on September 13th, at least four drone pilots are planning…

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