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Salvador de Bahia carnival 2014

Dancing in the streets during the largest street party in the world: the carnival of Salvador


The carnival in Salvador de Bahia is recognized in the Guinness Book of world records to be the largest street party in the world. This is truly a massive week of parties, which was attended by hundreds of thousands of foreign visitors, and literally millions of Brazilians. The secret to survival and having a good time to learn some of the background prior to your arrival, and then to travel light and go with the flow. Do some research ahead of time so that you will understand what happens when a party breaks out!

Salvador Carnival centres, local schools, or blocos, which organize massive orchestras complete with dancers and costumes. If you know a little about the key players, it will help you a prompt to action. Besides having a good time in every school it is fighting for the right to be fresh. Teams practice throughout the year to compete for one night during the carnival in Salvador de Bahia, when they will go out to the streets in droves. The finalists go to the championship on the last night, with the winner to earn a year of fame and glory.

The carnival of Salvador has evolved over the last century to highlight Afro descendants in contrast to Rio glamorous Continue reading

How to shoot film “Carnival”

Today is the 65th anniversary of Irina Muravyova. She played a graduate Nina Solomatin in the “Carnival” in 30 years. Viewers called Muravyov best actress, 30 years ago when the film was released. We found out what else’s left overs.

Alexander Abdulov played the role of a young dog named Nikita, who falls in love with Nina

Severe spouse heroine Catherine Pearl was played by her husband George

Such a cow is needed the most

Once Tatiana Lioznova, combining his directing teaching at VGIK, gave each of his students a task — to film a small snippet from the script of Anna Rodionova, published in the journal “Art film”. The story of a provincial girl who came to conquer Moscow, was excellent. But the work taken by students… Tatiana did not like none of them. No one, from her point of view, didn’t understand. She was angry, explaining who and what made mistakes, been told how these passages can be removed — and eventually so much imagining that decided: “why am I going all the ideas to give away? Better than the film itself will be removed!” The more so because the heroine was something similar to itself. Funny naive Nina, who dreamed of becoming an actress, has experienced the frustration, loneliness, indifference full of people standing nearby. Continue reading

Festive makeup for brown, gray, green and blue eyes

Every woman, going to a festive event, wants to look good and make-up plays a major role. To deal with the question of how to make makeup at home, also sometimes called the evening, you should consider that it must be very different from the natural-reserved day.

Create a base under makeup

Before applying a festive make-up with your hands it is recommended to take a relaxing bath and massage into the skin with fragrant oil. If this procedure is not time, then it can be replaced with nourishing and moisturizing face mask, blooming and giving it a fresh look.

First you should use a Foundation that suits your complexion and skin type.

Minor imperfections on face and dark circles under the eyes need to be masked with the help of Foundation or concealer, and after hooking the basis friable powder. She can clean the face of ugly Shine and give the skin a pleasant creaminess. The scheme of this procedure is quite simple and it is easy to do yourself.

Festive make-up for every eye color

Makeup for brown eyes

Ladies with brown eyes are very lucky, because the choice of colors make them very large. Using your imagination, Continue reading

The Mystery of illusions

Unusual holidays of the world

Today we will look at the list of the most interesting and unusual holidays and festivals in the world. In this collection were very interested in holidays, which you can see below. Look!

1. Competition in the highlands of Scotland. Party games, dressed in a traditional Scottish kilt, will compete in the hammer throw, in the contest which is held in Glenfinnan. Traditional Scottish games consist of competitions, dances, food and drinks to relax from everyday work. (Jin Richardson).

2. Beltane Fire Festival, Scotland. “the Celts” with bare torsos raise the torches during the Festival of Beltane fire near Carlton hill in Edinburgh. These annual festivities are a modern revival of the ancient Celtic celebration of the arrival of summer. (Jim Richardson).

3. Holiday naked men. Hadaka Matsuri (literally, the feast of naked men) in Okayama, Japan, is a traditional festival which has been celebrated for 1200 years. Picture was taken in winter, the temperature is about 9 degrees. Men dive into the icy water, passing the rite of purification. (Paul Whitton / My Shot).

4. Vegetarian festival, Thailand. Believers temple at Bang Neow, participate in the parade of vegetarian festival on Phuket island in Thailand, stick a weapon Continue reading

Brazil launched the famous carnival

Annually the leading Samba schools in Rio are competing for the title of best. Throughout the upcoming week in Rio de Janeiro mobile platform dance schools each day will follow through the streets of the city to the famous “Sambadrome”, where the performances can watch live over 90 million viewers.

In Sao Paulo also has its own “Sambadrome”, which, as in Rio, can accommodate nearly 100 thousand people. Here this year in the first place claimed such schools as Mocidade Alegre, Perol Negro, Hawaiis Doo Feel, Agia do Ouro Leandro Doo Itaquera, Vai-Vai, roses do Ouro, Unidos do Vila Maria, Academicos do Tucuruvi, Imperador do Ipiranga, Dragoes Yes real, X-9 Paulistano and dozens of others.

Traditionally, the parade on the “Sambodromo” begins each day of the carnival at 9 p.m. and lasts until morning. In the middle of the week the jury will finally determine the best school of the year, appreciating the beauty of the platforms, the quality of the dancing and the frankness Continue reading