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Category Archives: Imagery at Work

Visual Evidence of Human Rights Abuse on the Ground in Nigeria

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After on-the-ground reports about a mass killing of civilians carried out by Boko Haram in early January, Amnesty International set out to verify the authenticity of the reports and understand the scale of the atrocities. Limited by the isolation of the towns and the scattered testimonies of witnesses on the ground, Amnesty International worked with [...]

Help Pick the Top Image of 2014!

By DigitalGlobe | Published:

We’ve come a long way since the first black-and-white satellite images of earth were taken more than 50 years ago. For DigitalGlobe’s customers, imagery has become an indispensable asset for oil and gas companies seeking to discover new global energy sources, defense & intelligence agencies needing to plan and execute missions, and global development organizations [...]