Oldest photo of new York went under the hammer

Oldest photo of new York went under the hammerOne of the oldest surviving photographs of new York sold at auction Sotheby's for 62.5 thousand dollars.As reported on Monday, representatives of the auction house, black and white, made on the principle of the daguerreotype, dated 1848, ITAR-TASS reported.It depicts the estate, located on old Bloomingdale road, which later became the continuation of Broadway. Photo size 13,9 10.16 cm purchased by an unknown buyer.Daguerrotype is considered the first practical method of photography. It was invented by the French painter Daguerre in 1839. Until 1851 when he invented the collodion process photography, daguerrotype was the only way to obtain photographic images.To obtain the daguerreotype as the photographic material used silver-coated copper plate. She was subjected to a thorough polishing, then immediately before shooting was treated with iodine vapor, which resulted in a thin layer of light-sensitive silver iodide. Under the action of light in the layer having the latent image is shown by mercury vapor. Читать полностью -->

Gwyneth Paltrow is divorcing her husband

Gwyneth Paltrow is divorcing her husbandThe family of actress Gwyneth Paltrow and musician Chris Martin literally teetering on the brink.The couple for many years in our marriage, but lately they are less likely to be seen together. Gwyneth and Chris attend all the parties, individually and flatly refused to talk about his personal life.Besides, Gwyneth recently said about moving to Los Angeles. Like, she will stay in Hollywood for several months, and when her husband returns from a tour, we will take the kids and go to the city of Angels. Source: Gwyneth Paltrow divorces her husband. . . Читать полностью -->

Megan Fox `laid eyes` on Zac Efron

Megan Fox `laid eyes` on Zac EfronAs reported, on Tuesday 30 June Megan Fox and Zac Efron dined together in the restaurant Pace. It's not a secret that Megan any views on Zach, as early as January saw these two flirted with each other at the after-party of the Golden Globe.Megan then said his style: "You have no idea Zac Efron and I are similar. As Janet and Michael Jackson, we are the same". What was that dinner: forever friends, or something else? Source: Megan Fox "laid eyes" on Zac Efron. . . Читать полностью -->

Madonna visited the theater in St. Petersburg

Madonna visited the theater in St. PetersburgDuring your stay in St. Petersburg, Madonna with children visited the theatre and watched the ballet of Boris Eifman's Onegin. Online.On Palace square North of the capital August 2, Madonna gave a two-hour "live" concert. And the next day the singer had the evening to fly to Tallinn, where on August 4, she scheduled another concert.Before leaving Madonna was going to Peterhof, but plans were prevented by the rain, and Madonna until almost 8 PM, I stayed in hotels. During the day she went to the gym, which is located on the first floor of the hotel, where he stopped the star of the evening, instead of heading to Tallinn, visited the Alexandrinsky theatre.The release of a pop Queen prepared thoroughly chose a wide black pants and a short leather jacket, hair tied into a tight ponytail and put her unchanging glasses, hiding almost all the face, according to "Komsomolskaya Pravda".The star drove to a side entrance of the theatre, from which she got a short way into the Royal Lodge. Читать полностью -->

Suri cruise not allowed to communicate with ordinary children

Suri cruise not allowed to communicate with ordinary childrenThree year old daughter of Tom cruise and Katie Holmes Suri is allowed to communicate only with those children who are brought up within the framework of Scientology - doctrine, which is obsessed with Tom. As for other children, the contact with them is minimized.According to the source, Suri never plays with the kids, with whom she studies dance. Immediately after class, Katie was taking her home. "She never stays with her friends dancing before or after school," said the source. They prefer that Suri was left with other children, if they are not Scientologists.She has not so many meetings for games with the kids, so she's happy just spending time in conversations with their dolls as if it was their grown-up nanny. Despite some isolation, Suri there is always something to do. Читать полностью -->

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