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Brazil, carnival in Rio de Janeiro.

The carnival in Rio de Janeiro is known worldwide as “the greatest show on Earth”, which necessarily ever have to visit each one!

There are several versions of the origin of the word “carnival” is from the Latin. carne levare, “farewell, meat&” or from the Latin. Carrus Navalis – the chariot-ship, which became one of the symbols of the holiday, becoming a platform for processions.

Brazilian carnival is a bright, exotic, magnificent madness, a holiday that is filled with music, dancing, astounding performances and outlandish costumes. This event, which is unique in its kind, this will not get to see anywhere else on the planet except in Rio.

The first carnival was held in the eighteenth century, in 1723. It is believed that the tradition of carnival was introduced by the Portuguese colonists, who at the time ruled Brazil. Mass street parties, the Portuguese celebrated the local equivalent of carnival, which always occurred on the eve of Great lent. Influenced the present form of the carnival and other European countries, such as France and Italy, which Continue reading

Famous festivals

Monday, November 19, at the International multimedia press center of RIA Novosti will host a press conference dedicated to one of the most interesting events of world culture – the festival WOMAD (World of Music, Art and Dance) Russia – the WORLD of Russia (music and crafts of Russia), which will be held in Russia in September 2013. The venue of the festival in the city of Kislovodsk, Stavropol territory.

The world famous WOMAD festival – the brainchild of musician Peter Gabriel, the founder of the Genesis group and owner of the record company “Real Music “.

WOMAD Russia / WORLD of Russia will be held in partnership with WOMAD Worldwide, organizer of music festivals in the UK and 26 other countries.

The WOMAD festivals – this is an international music events that bring together artists from around the world, unite and develop people through music, art and dance. Within each of the festival are both known and new artists from the host country and from abroad.

As appeared and evolved WOMAD festival? Why the venue selected WOMAD Russia Kislovodsk? How will the conduct of WOMAD Russia’s economy and international image of the North Caucasus? What is the role of world-class events in the development of the strategic regions of Russia? Who can become Continue reading

Rotating Light floodlights.

Extensive range of lighting equipment that is included in the category “smart light” (Intelligent light), characterized by the presence of rotary mechanisms in horizontal and vertical plane. The change in orientation of the light flux is carried out by changing the position of the body itself. Coined and put into circulation on a rotating head as an alternative to the commonly used optical scanners.

As the main purpose of the rotating head is projectors, capable of delivering a powerful stream of light, or rays in a given direction. With the help of light they can create both static and dynamic images on a particular area. In addition, they may include:

gobos to create visual effects in shape and color;

dimmers to control the brightness of the light flux;

filters, corrective temperature of the light;

controller strobe effect;

the device with the effect of shaking;

focus;

morph.

All this determines its functionality. In addition, there are some important parameters that define its capabilities and at the same time the price of the device, even in the weakest performance Continue reading

The Most terrible holidays in the world
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Holidays in Montenegro
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Festivals and celebrations in Hong Kong
Many people dream to visit Hong Kong and to see this city is to stroll along the promenade, climb to Victoria Peak, overlooking the world-famous panorama. But Hong Kong –…

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