Reuters photographer Jim Urquhart shares his spectacular images and personal reflections from this year's Burning Man festival, a week-long annual event in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada.
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Scientists say the panoramic images are crucial for understanding the landscape of the Red Planet. The planet's brownish-red surface is desolate and pebbly. The mountainous rim of the crater in which the rover landed is off in the distance. They have not anounced any great discoveries; they are simply making sure everything works. The Mars Reconnaissance orbiter captured a space view of where the rover its parachute and parts came to rest. The rover's 17 cameras have sent back pictures of the heat shield separating. Al Jazeera's Brian Rooney reports from Pasadena, California.
Mission control bursts into applause after receiving landing signals and the first pictures from the Mars rover Curiosity.
An inside look at Southern Lebanon, the 33 day war and its impact on the lives of the Lebanese people. Exchange is the title of a photo exhibition which narrates the people's aspirations and their anguish in their resistance against Israel's war machine.
Amir Mehdi Kazemi, Press TV, Tehran
When capturing photos in a busy area, like a public square or a concert for example, it is often difficult to get a clean shot without unwanted objects entering the frame. Now you can capture the shot anyway, and simply let the camera remove the people for you!
Point your camera and take a photo. Afterwards you can remove anyone moving around, or select your friends and remove any strangers.