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#EuropeDay - How do European citizen reporters see EU [Photos]

by Ioan Pupila 1 year ago

9th of May 2018 is being documented in photos and videos by IndieFrame smartphone reporters, who want to show media how their European cities mark #EuropeDay . During the last year, hundreds of materials uploaded on IndieFrame show people's perspective on the challenges EU faces: Brexit, Catalonia Independence, Greek euro-skepticism, the refugee crisis or violation of the EU democratic values in Eastern Europe are some of the depicted topics. At the 68th year anniversary from Schuman Declaration, here are some visual highlights* from people raising their voices through smartphone reporting on IndieFrame App:Anti-Brexit protest in Florence, Italy 22.09.2017 Photo: Elena Dan / IndieFrame  EU flag burt in Athens, Greece, at rally against Syria military attacks 14

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Ice hockey: 2018 IIHF World Championship in photos on IndieFrame

by Katja Frutiger 1 year ago

Ice Hockey - The 2018 IIHF World Championship is being hosted by Denmark in the cities of Copenhagen and Herning. IndieFrame smartphone reporters who joined the sports event uploaded photos and videos on spot.Sweden - France 07.05.2018 - Royal Arena, Copenhagen :: Photo - Katja FrutigerRussia - Belarus 07.05.2018 :: Photo -Katja FrutigerThe official mascot of the tournament is a duck inspired by the Danish writer and poet Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale about The Ugly Duckling. :: photo source ::Red pissoirs in front of Royal Arena :: Photo by MikeL / IndieFrame SloveniaSlovakian fans at IIHF 2018 in Copenhagen :: Photo - Katja FrutigerSlovakia - Austria 08.05.2018 :: Photo - Katja FrutigerIf you want to cover both matches and hockey fans atmosphere here in Den

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Published from IndieFrame: Positive news from Romania [Photos]

by Newsroom 1 year ago

Following up last month's assignment on IndieFrame by Romanian platform for positive information and education RomaniaPozitiva.ro, 5 photos from IndieFrame users were published in recent article about Romanian smartphone reporters and optimist news. The main focus of the article is problem solving in photos and videos from citizens. Over 230 materials were uploaded from IndieFrame users in Romania, but also from Republic of Moldova. Top 5 photos chosen by the publishers treated in a positive way problems such as heavy traffic, alternative transport, bumpy roads, or national sports. See it all on romaniapozitiva.ro Thanks everyone involved in the assignment and don't forget to participate with photo-video materials whenever media requests user generated content, in

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Photos before 'Russia arrests' IndieFrame reporters risked their freedom for

by Ioan Pupila 1 year ago

The violent outcome upon the Russian opposition sympathisers rally on the 5th of May 2018 - when Putin's re-election came into effect - was a fragile moment for the freedom of speech for citizens reporting on smartphone. IndieFrame specially thanks all Russian users who reported in real time through the app, from  Moscow and in other cities where the rallies happened. Here are the highlights of the #russiaarrests day on IndieFrame App:Lipetsk, western Russia - hundreds of people, mostly at a very young age, protested with banners against corruption, asking for the right to express their views democratically. Photo - Перунов Максим / IndieFrameMoscow, 5.05.2018 - thousands of young people are gathered in the square, visibly blocked by Russian riot

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How Orthodox christians use anti-abortion dogma to spread homophobia in Eastern Europe

by Ioan Pupila 1 year ago

An increasing number of conflicts between massive groups of anti-abortion supporters - backed up by religious organisations, clerics and populist political parties - and people demonstrating for freedom of choice and against homophobia in Eastern Europe,  have been documented by IndieFrame reporters in the last year. Over seventy photo-video materials were uploaded from Greece, Russia, Romania and Moldova.   Man with cross opposes LGBT rally in Chisinau, Moldova, 21.05.2017 :: Photo - Ramin Mazur/ IndieFrameWith over 250 million members, the Eastern Orthodox Church is the second largest Christian Church, led by Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople - homologue to the Catholic Church Pope. The Orthodox rite and practices are rooted in the traditional family structure th

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Streetlife in Lagos as documented by Indieframe reporters

by Ioan Pupila 1 year ago

The Nigerian city of Lagos is believed to become one of the largest cities on the planet by 2025. Currently hosting more than 20 million inhabitants, it is one of the largest cities on the African continent.Through depicting working life and bustling streets, personal stories and industry, Indieframe reporters Mercy and Stormé have framed city life from their perspective as inhabitants of Lagos.

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Thousands march in pro-European demo in Hungary on MayDay [Photos]

by Ioan Pupila 1 year ago

Thousands of Hungarians marched through central Budapest on May Day marking the anniversary of the country becoming a member of the European Union. The rally “We belong to Europe” was organized by pro-EU 'Momentum' organization. IndieFrame reporter Mikkel Inumineq was on spot and reported from Hungarian capital demonstration:Crowds holding EU, Hungarian and 'Momentum' flags in Budapest central, 01.05.2018Sign says "Party-TV ≠ Public Service TV" as a reaction to Victor Orban's alleged use of state TV as a propaganda channelPhoto Source: indieframe.comMomentum Board Member Katalin Cseh carrying EU flag at Labor Day demonstration in Budapest against Viktor Orban government.Photo source: indieframe.com:: all photos for editorial use by Mikkel Inumineq [get p

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Vote #WallFrame18 Finalist Photos on IndieFrame!

by Newsroom 1 year ago

Over 500 photos joined WallFrame18 IndieFrame Photo-Competition this year. We are so happy and grateful for all your shared photographic moments on the platform! Now it's time to wrap up the competition finalists and select the grand winner. Of course, we need IndieFrame community help to do that ;) Please help us choose the winner photo by voting your favourite with a ♥ on IndieFrame:'Fog' by Michelle Borup :: vote here -> https://www.indieframe.com/media/84758'Travel' by Jeppe Raun :: vote here -> https://www.indieframe.com/media/106186'ISpring' by Claudiu Copcea :: vote here -> https://www.indieframe.com/media/96346'Lake reflexion' by Nolalone :: vote here -> https://www.indieframe.com/media/94881'Siberia - North Pole' by SebEscu Photogra

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Russians in Copenhagen demonstrate for freedom of speech and human rights

by Ioan Pupila 1 year ago

Russian community in Copenhagen plans anti-corruption demonstration in front of embassy in Denmark, May 5th, 2018. The demo will be held in solidarity with protests announced all over Russia in the same day. Elections process, Telegram ban and  growing inequity in Russian society due to corruption are the main points of the demonstrators. Upload Photos & Videos on the topic on IndieFrame app or web, and we'll put you in contact with media worldwide!Photos and text: Katja Frutiger/IndieFrameRussian anti-corruption posters on bike in front of Russian Embassy in Copenhagen, Kristianiagade 5, 12.06.2017    ''We decided to support the anticorruption movement, which took place from the last year in Russia from the first anticorruption protests which took pl

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Internet freedom demo after Telegram ban in Russia, Moscow [UGC Photos]

by Ioan Pupila 1 year ago

Thousands rallied Monday downtown Moscow after attempts to block Russian authored encrypted messaging app Telegram. Here's how the protest against Federal Security Service (FSB) actions looked like, through the lens of IndieFrame smartphone reporter Sergey Vasiltsov:Academician Sakharov Avenue at noon in Moscow, 30.04.2018Protestors waving Russian flag alongside with black and white dove flags, 30.04.2018, MoscowParticipants at freedom of Internet demo threw out paper planes (symbol and logo of Telegram messaging app) and held anti-censorship messages:This banner, depicting Death of Telegram, had a clear message: 'Don't even think about it!' :: Cover Photo: Sergey Vasiltsov©:: You might also be interested in reading the Russian surveillance story by Sergei Komandirov© on I

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