Month: July 2016

How To Make The Medals For The Summer Rio Olympics

Olympic gold medal – one of the most prestigious awards in the world. For the Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro Casa da Moeda do Brasil (Brazilian Mint) must be minted 5130 Olympic and Paralympic medals. Each medal requires 48 hours of work. Every detail is important, each shtrishok. To work went on around the clock, Mint has hired 80 masters. Medals made employees Casa da Moeda, in Santa Cruz, close to Rio de Janeiro. First, the design is developed on the computer. Then, the pattern is made. On the one hand minted Nike, the ancient Greek goddess of victory, under the five Olympic rings. On the other hand – the logo of the upcoming games. When the template is ready, workers poured it molten metal. Gold there is only 1.2%, it is necessary mainly for the color. About 99% of the alloy – silver.

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Gouffre De Padirac Aka Largest Underground Caves Of France

Gouffre de Padirac is also known as caves Padirac ( or chasm Padirac ), and it is located in the region of Midi-Pyrénées , in the south-west of France, in the vicinity of the pilgrimage center of Rocamadour. This is the most spectacular cave in France! Padirac Cave is a huge crater with a diameter of 35 m and a depth of 99 m, which was formed in the collapse of the cave. It was discovered in the late 19th century, although it is known that the cave had already existed in the 3rd century, and in the 15th and 16th centuries there were people here when mined potassium nitrate. This cave system considered one of the most remarkable phenomena in pirodnyh Massif Central. The length of the cave is more than 40 km, although only 2 km of galleries open to the public.

Gouffre De Padirac Aka Largest Underground Caves Of France

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Hyper realistic paintings By Emanuele Dascanio

33 years old Italian artist Emanuele Dascanio is one of the best contemporary artists in the world of Hyper realistic paintings, At the first glance these portraits are look like a natural photos. There is something mysterious and fascinating in hyper-realistic paintings that simply can not be explained by reason or technique. it’s just something incredible, a glance at his work the viewer understands – undoubted talent in front of him. Whatever he used in his work – pencil, charcoal, or oil paint – produced drawings and paintings, which can hardly be distinguished from the pictures.

Hyper realistic paintings By Emanuele Dascanio

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