Tuxedo-clad photographers and editors come together for Hollywood’s most anticipated night – the 84th Academy Awards. Mario Anzuoni, Lucas Jackson and Lucy Nicholson take spots on the congested red carpet to capture the styles of the stars, looking for glamour, intimacy and surprising moments.
In this multimedia piece, Lucas turns the camera toward the photographers themselves.
NEW YORK (Reuters.com) – Following his 200-guest wedding in Tuscany and two-week honeymoon to Egypt, Tejpaul Bhatia’s inbox was bombarded with photo attachments and links to pictures from his special day. Frustration mounted as he faced the onerous task of organizing all of these images.
Bhatia, who was working on a video search engine at the time, approached his engineering team with the idea of being able to get every picture into one place within 30 seconds or less. “The CTO and I knew right then we had something extremely powerful,” says Bhatia.
The Queen and Prince Charles once again make it into Best of Britain, but this time they’re sharing a lighter moment at the Braemar Gathering. Other lighter moments include a cricket match between England and Pakistan as well as the Prime Minister kissing his new baby daughter.
On a more serious note, Veterans mark the 70th anniversary of the beginning of the Blitz, pictures of victims of sexual abuse are placed outside the Vatican Embassy and a campaigner poses in a life-size replica of a death row cell, in London.
Taiwanese pianist Chen Kuan-yu performs during a concert in the middle of a rice paddy in Chishang Township, Taitung County November 7, 2009. REUTERS/StringerFrench priest Pouchard is given oxygen after suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning during his mass in Angres church near Lievin, northern France, November 8, 2009. About 150 people were listening to the mass in the church when the incident occurred. REUTERS/StringerParishioners at Greater Vision Community Church cry during the altar call as a pastor offers prayers for those killed in the shooting at the Fort Hood Army post in Killeen, Texas, November 8, 2009. REUTERS/Jessica RinaldiWomen wait outside a church to have their skulls blessed during the Day of Skulls at the General Cemetery in La Paz November 8, 2009. Bolivians who keep close relatives’ skulls at home as a macabre talisman flock to the cemetery chapel once a year to have the craniums blessed and to bring themselves good luck in the future. REUTERS/Pilar OlivaresA man is checked by a policeman patrolling the slum district of Petare in Caracas November 8, 2009. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia RawlinsClick here for the full Editor’s choice slideshow and click here for further showcases of Reuters photography.
New York Yankees players celebrate with Alex Rodriguez (13) after they defeated the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 6 to win the 2009 World Series in New York November 4, 2009. REUTERS/Bill KostrounVisitors at Durban’s Ushaka Marine World get a good view of a shark, November 1, 2009. REUTERS/Rogan WardBuddhist monks walk through the Shwe Indein Pagoda near Inle lake November 4, 2009. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Nuns listen to Pope Benedict XVI as he leads his weekly audience in Saint Peter’s Square at the Vatican November 4, 2009. REUTERS/Alessia PierdomenicoA policeman kicks at a boy, who is fleeing a military offensive in South Waziristan, to force him back into a queue for handouts at a distribution point for internally displaced persons (IDP) in Dera Ismail Khan, located in Pakistan’s restive North West Frontier Province, November 4, 2009. REUTERS/Mustansar BalochClick here for the full Editor’s choice slideshow and click here for further showcases of Reuters photography.
Los Angeles Dodgers hitter Manny Ramirez gets ready to hit in the eighth inning of play against the Philadelphia Phillies as fans hold up signs in Game 5 of their Major League Baseball NLCS playoff series in Philadelphia, October 21, 2009. REUTERS/Brian SnyderA novice Tibetan monk pauses during a prayer meeting at Lower Wutun Monastery in Tongren, Qinghai province October 22, 2009. REUTERS/Jason LeeA crane lifts a damaged coach of a passenger train at the site of a train accident on the outskirts of the northern Indian city of Mathura October 21, 2009. A speeding passenger train rammed into another waiting near Mathura city station early on Wednesday, killing at least 21 people and injuring several others, officials said. REUTERS/K. K. AroraA victim of a train accident is carried by rescuers and army soldiers at the site of the accident on the outskirts of the northern Indian city of Mathura October 21, 2009. REUTERS/K. K. AroraClick here for the full Editor’s choice slideshow and click here for further showcases of Reuters photography.