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Ó Minas Gerais | My Land Our Landscape #36

Minerita Iron Ore Tailing Dam in Itatiaiuçu, Minas Gerais Parts of the town where evacuated on Feb 8th due to a risk of brakage on an adjacent mine.
20° 8'16.12"S 44°23'3.35"W

Archival Pigment Print in Baryta paper
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Ó Minas Gerais | My Land Our Landscape #39

Tailing Dam in Alvorada de Minas/Conceição do Mato Dentro, Minas Gerais.

Operated by AngloAmerican. According to a 2014 study of the University of Barcelona, Brazil is raked 3rd in enviromental conflitcts. This mining project has been maped by the University of Minas Gerais as the most import environmental conflict currently present in the state.
18°53'19.026" S 43°26'40.722" W

Archival Pigment Print in Baryta paper
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Ó Minas Gerais | My Land Our Landscape #38

Iron Ore Tailing Dam, Usiminas, Itatiaiuçu, Minas Gerais

The state’s public attorney usually make agreements to keep the visible side of the mountain untouched, therefore the population is often unware of the size and extension of the mine’s pit and tailing dams.
20°10'8.682" S 44°28'27.246" W

Archival Pigment Print in Baryta paper
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Júlia Pontés

(b.1983 - Minas Gerais, Brazil) - Based in São Paulo, New York, Buenos Aires, and Mumbai. She is a skilled drone pilot, aerial photographer, photographic printer and her photographic knowledge range from Large Format Film photography to advanced Photoshop skills.
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