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Empowering photos of women around the world, standing for their rights

by Ioan Pupila 1 day ago

IndieFrame photo-reporters around the world caught on camera unique moments when women are fighting for their rights. Here's a short editorial selection of top 10 images:1. Women march for peace and gun control in New York, U.S. at 'March for our lives' , 24.03.2018 | Photo - Benjamin Kodbol, IndieFrame |get rights here | 2.Topless woman wearing burqua protests against muslim veil ban in Copenhagen, Denmark | Photo: Lars Vibild, IndieFrame |get rights here|3. Girls going to school in Kibera Slums, Kenya. Few years ago, only men had access to proper education in the poor areas of Nairobi. Education inequity issue changed and now most young women choose to go to school. As a positive effect, the number of women involved in Drug abuse and early childhood teenage pregnancies drastically d

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WallFrame for independent photographers who want to sell digital photos in fine print!

by Newsroom 5 days ago

sell YOUR PHOTOs framed, IN FINE PRINT!Digital photos are amazing, but the printed frames will always make an impression! IndieFrame now creates amazing framed posters with your best pics.''WALLFRAME is created for amateur and professional freelance photographers who can now sell their images to both private individuals, media and businesses, but also to markets that are more niche. Like all other content on IndieFrame, it is all about authenticity. With WallFrame, real photos from independent photographers take shape, beautifully framed, and perhaps contribute to other angles of the conversations around the dining table.'' - Cecilia Valsted, IndieFrame co-founderJOIN #WALLFRAME It's super-easy: Upload your own best photos (in a high enough quality for printing in

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World Cancer Day celebrated in photos from independent photographers

by Newsroom 1 week ago

Each year on 4 February, World Cancer Day empowers people across the world to show support, raise collective voice, take personal action and press governments to do more.At IndieFrame, independent photographers and smartphone reporters raise awareness on health and cancer through photos and videos all around the world, that need to be brought to media attention.The theme for 2019 is "I am and I will" and we encourage everyone to share their photo-video materials on the theme. Here are some photos that already drew attention to our editorial team:Cycling for cancer in Athens, Greece | Photo - Eleni Paraglou / IndieFrame [get rights]IBCPC in Florence, Italy - Photo: Jens Panduro / IndieFrame [get rights]The IBCPC Dragon Boat Festival is held every four years under the auspices of the Interna

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How smartphone citizen reporters fight biased media news on IndieFrame App

by Ioan Pupila 1 month ago

With the increased spread of 'fake news' and 'alternative truths' in digital media, user generated content remains an enabler of free information, helping citizens to break free from elite gatekeepers like journalists.Biased journalism following certain political agendas or simply ignoring relevant facts that people confront with in their everyday life, continue to undermine democracies around the world.With use of social media for news starting to fall in a number of key markets after years of continuous growth [ source - Reuters, Digital News Report 2018 ] , we believe at IndieFrame that citizen smartphone reporters are the future of accurate reporting.Connecting IndieFrame users with media around the world, fact-checking the content and offering editorial insights from people'

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Street artists seen through lenses of passersby around the world

by Newsroom 1 month ago

They're filling our cities streets with joy and beauty, transforming daily life routines into spaces of reflection and celebration. Modern buskers and street artists are part of the collective self-expression of urban communities, and a source of spontaneous entertainment for passersby, following pre-medieval traditions of minstrels or traveling 'fools' that visited the citadel.Here's a brief selection of photos concerning street artists, from IndieFrame citizen photographers all around the world:Guitar street musicians in Tanzania, Africa | Photo - Craig Halliday / IndieFrame [get original]Performance artists in Copenhagen, Denmark | Photo - @Me / IndieFrame [get original]Movement and dance artist Dao Anh Khanh performs on the streets of Hanoi, Vietnam | Photo - Jesper Staunstru

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Timber fall IndieFrame video goes viral

by Ioan Pupila 1 month ago

Passenger accidentally records on smartphone unique moment when huge pine tree falls just few meters away from the automobile, on a mountain road.The video shot by Diana Sandor on IndieFrame was published by National Romanian Radio ( Radio România Actualităţi ) social media pages and became viral.  Video: Diana Sandor | IndieFrameThe smartphone reporter captured the scene while trying to document a story about the stunning hibernal landscape in the mountains of Transylvania - Romania, near 'Izvoare' winter resort.

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Photos from 'Yellow Vests' protests in France

by Ioan Pupila 1 month ago

The working and middle class political movement 'Yellow Vests' ( Gilets Jaunes) has been photo-documented in Paris, France, by IndieFrame local reporter Celya©.Motivated by rising fuel prices, the high cost of living and claims that a disproportionate burden of the government's tax reforms were falling on the working and middle classes, especially in rural and peri-urban areas, protesters have called for lower fuel taxes, the reintroduction of the solidarity tax on wealth, the raising of the minimum wage, and the resignation of Emmanuel Macron as President of France.Les Tuileries, Paris, 15.12.2018Yellow vest protesting with 'Give me my money!' message | Paris, 15.12.2018 | Photo by Celya / IndieFrame [ get instant photo-rights]Dancing protestors wearing gas masks | Paris, 15.12.2018 | Ph

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Top stories from our smartphone reporters published by media in 2018

by Newsroom 2 months ago

This year we continued to bring citizen reporters and independent photographers closer to the media editorials around the world. Recorded on smartphones or cameras, here are some of the best photo-video materials that made it through in the headlines, and have been published from real people on IndieFrame:Elections in Egypt, March 2018 | Photo: @momen / IndieFrameThe controversial presidential elections in Egypt were covered by Danish magazine Global Nyt using photo-documentation from local IndieFrame citizen reporters. The media also published a cover story for the elections in Sierra Leone through independent reporter Nyamacoro Silla, and reported Armenia's anti-corruption demonstrations using photos from an IndieFrame user in Erevan. This video of drivers waiting in traff

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Best photos of 2018 on IndieFrame

by Newsroom 2 months ago

Indieframe's best 50 photos of the year, curated from +25K photographers and smartphone reporters, and more than 55.000 picturesCamp seen from above, before the start of toughest cross country ski race in the world - Arctic Circle Race - that takes place annually in Sisimiut, Greenland. The 160 km race over three days is a serious challenge for winter athletes. Drone photo: Rasmus Kruse-Nielsen / IndieFrame[get original]Members of ‘Hela Wigmen’ indigenous tribe of Papua New Guinea (also known as ‘Huli People’) prepare for funeral ritual in in the Hela Province. Photo: Jeppe Raun / IndieFrame[get original]Fireworks explode from boats over the Danube river in Budapest - Hungary, during national day of St. Stephen’s celebrations, 20th of August 2018. Photo: @LostInThe

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Who are the 3 #MyWallFrame photo-competition winners?

by Newsroom 2 months ago

Winning pictures of #MyWallFrame 2018 on IndieFrameHere are the best 3 photos that will be printed, framed and then sent to their creators straight at their home doors: 'Mount Bromo' by Jeppe Raun'Favourite road' by Aske Tobias Jørgensen'Ruse' by Gitte Vinum Thanks loads to every participant. More than 253 photos were submitted to the photo-contest by December 1st 2018. Everyone who uploaded has a chance to monetise their photographs through IndieFrame in the future | Cover photo by @Me© on IndieFrame

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