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World’s Last Male Northern White Rhino Dies
Sudan, the world’s last male northern white rhino, died at OI Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya on 19th of March. He was 45 years old (97 in human equivalent age). A team of veterinarians decided to euthanise him due to his agerelated problems and several infections. He is survived by two female rhinos: his daughter Najin, aged 28, and granddaughter Fatu, aged 17. White rhinos comprise of two subspecies: the northern white rhinos, which are nearly extinct and the southern white rhino. During the 1970s and 1980s, the poaching crisis largely destroyed the northern white rhinos in Uganda, Central African Republic, Sudan and Chad. The poaching crisis was the result of the growing demand for rhino horn in traditional Chinese medicine to cure various ailments and to use them as dagger handles in Yemen. The remaining wild population of last few rhinos were killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo, in the beginning of 2000s, and by 2008, World Wide Fund, the global environment campaign considered the northern white rhinos extinct. To save the species from complete extinction, researchers have pinned their hopes on in-vitro fertilisation (IVF). They intend to use Sudan’s genetic material, and the eggs of the last female rhinos to preserve the subspecies. However, IVF has never been attempted with rhinos before. Better Photography magazine and Panasonic India conducted wildlife masterclasses for winners of Wildlife India Photography Awards, and twenty other participants from 25 June-1 July 2017, in Kenya. During this period, the winners and participants were able to meet Sudan in OI Pejeta Conservancy. A video was also shot featuring Sudan, which stressed on wildlife conservation. The film is title Sudan - Last Male Standing, and is available on Youtube. Having known the team that looked after Sudan so carefully, we offer our condolences from India. “We had the singular honour, to meet and touch the very last living male northern white rhinoceros on the planet. We are the very last generation to see this truly magnificent sub-species alive. We could not help feeling a sense of shame that humans killed them off with poaching, just as we do with so many other species. By being bystanders, our responsibility in all this does not diminish,” said Madhavan Pillai, Editor of Better Photography magazine.
Asymmetrical Objects – Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum
Earlier this year, Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum celebrated its 10th anniversary. And in March 2017, the Museum completed 160 years since it was first opened to the public by Lord Canning in 1857. To commemorate both occasions, the museum inaugurated Asymmetrical Objects – an exhibition curated by Tasneem Zakaria Mehta and Himanshu Kadam. With ten celebrated artists exploring the much-debated Age of the Anthropocene and its impact on the environment and the effects, the exhibition invited viewers to form their own conclusions and share them with the Museum in a dialogue through many activities and discussions.
1 + 1 = 1 Million – Vito Schnabel Gallery, St. Moritz
From February 15 to March 11, 2018, Vito Schnabel Gallery presented 1 + 1 = 1 Million, an exhibition curated by artist Tom Sachs to spotlight American conceptual artist Sol LeWitt’s significant works. Through a largescale wall drawing from 1978 and 19 luminous framed works on paper beginning from the 1970s, Sachs drew visitors into LeWitt’s careerlong exploration of authorship and the means by which it can be defined. The exhibition focused on three of the thirty-five statements from LeWitt’s 1969 Sentences on Conceptual Art, highlighting the ineffably poetic outcome of pursuing these ideas to their logical extreme.
Fujifi lm Launches the X-H1, its Latest Hybrid Flagship
The Fujifi lm X-H1 is the newest edition to the company’s popular X-series line-up. It features a 24MP X Trans sensor that is identical to the X-T2. It features 5-axis in-body image stabilisation (rated at 5EV), a 3.69M-dot OLED viewfi nder, a 3-inch touch sensitive rear LCD with two-axis tilt, and an ISO range of 200-12,800 (can be extended to 100-51,200). Regardless of the similar sensor and processor, Fujifi lm claims the camera displays enhanced video performance, and a better AF system, which can focus in low light conditions and with smaller apertures. X-H1 is the fi rst camera in the X-series to include the ETERNA fi lm simulation mode for shooting movies. It can shoot UHD 4K at up to 30p, DCI 4K capture at 23.97p and 24p, and can record F-Log footage internally. The enhanced compression option allows one to record video at up to 200 Mbps. Fujifi lm has also introduced a Movie Silent Control mode, that allows to switch between video and photography.