Marcio Pimenta

Freelancer photographer. Contributor at National Geographic, The Guardian, Rolling Stone.
     
Location: Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Nationality: Brazilian
Biography: Marcio Pimenta is a freelance photographer and journalist based in the South of Brazil. His work was featured in National Geographic, Rolling Stone, The Guardian, The Wall Street Journal and El País. He has received numerous awards for his... read on
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NPR: My long-term project, "Man and Earth"
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Nov 11, 2021
A beautiful piece about Songs and Pictures For Climate Change: A Playlist for the Planet

"Man and Earth" is a documentary and artistic exploration. A long-term project, which is underway - as well as the results and impacts of climate change - and which aims to research, and document an important issue in times of emergency climate: the relationship between human beings and geography. This is climate, natural resources, borders, sources of energy, food, cultural identities, economy, and space, in a time of complex transition that is also reflected in everyday life, especially of people who will suffer from climate change before they can adapt . Since January 2018, I have traveled across Latin America documenting this relationship.

Songs and Pictures For Climate Change: A Playlist for the Planet
As the 2021 U.N. Climate Change Summit winds down, NPR's Picture Show looks at work by photographers that highlight climate change.
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