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Photographer Niels Stomps considers himself an explorer of places and people. In 2012, he started a project called "Early birds," a study of the birds and people that populate the area around Utrecht University in the Netherlands and the ways in which they have adapted to their surroundings.

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Netherlands • Niels Stomps • Photo Book
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Photojournalist Ed Kashi spent three weeks in Brazil examining the farming and consumption of sugar and ethanol. He also spent a week traveling to factories in the Netherlands that use sugar as an ingredient. His work is part of a collaborative project, “The Sweet and Sour Story of Sugar."

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Brazil • Ed Kashi • Netherlands • Noorderlicht • Photo Book • Photo Exhibit • VII Photo Agency • World
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Italian photographer Francesco Zizola compares the industrialized sugar beet harvest in the Netherlands to sugarcane production in northeastern Brazil, a former Dutch colony and the the world’s largest exporter of sugar. His work is part of a collaborative project, "The Sweet and Sour Story of Sugar."

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Brazil • Francesco Zizola • Netherlands • Noor • Noorderlicht • Photo Book • Photo Exhibit • World
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Photographer Alejandro Chaskielberg documented the disappearing sugar industry in Suriname and the Netherlands last year. He took pictures of a dozen former factories at night, leaving the shutter on his camera open for up to 30 minutes. His work is part of a collaborative project, "The Sweet and Sour Story of Sugar."

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Alejandro Chaskielberg • Netherlands • Noorderlicht • Photo Book • Photo Exhibit • Suriname • World