JUST RELEASED: Kimberlite Provinces of Angola Map by Sínese


The Kimberlite Provinces of Angola Map has just been released (in pdf format, A1 size). To get it, just click this link or write me an e-mail (luischambel@sinese.pt). This map follows the release in last October of our report “One century of Angolan diamonds”, which you can still get here or writing me an e-mail. This is a project developed … Continue reading JUST RELEASED: Kimberlite Provinces of Angola Map by Sínese

Jewelry On Display at Chanel Resort 2015 Collection in Dubai


RALUCA STOICA Chanel Cruise 2014/2015 Collection At last we saw the Chanel Cruise 2014/2015 show in Dubai, where clothes and accessories from the collection of 2015 were meant to complement not only the traditional pearl strings and plastic bracelets , but also the fine jewelry. They were luxury watches and brooches, diamonds, rubies, emeralds, sapphires … Continue reading Jewelry On Display at Chanel Resort 2015 Collection in Dubai

Bahia (Brazil) diamonds – Andaraí, Chapada Diamantina


Travelling with a friend a couple of years ago in the Brazilian hinterland, I had the opportunity to photograph diamond parcels from several locations. This photo was captured in Andaraí, Chapada Diamantina, Bahia. The region is a classical diamond producing area that has seen its heyday several decades ago, especially during WW II; current diamond … Continue reading Bahia (Brazil) diamonds – Andaraí, Chapada Diamantina