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Forum: Photos Yesterday, 09:24 AM
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Posted By jmdias
To BennyV: colors

benny

most of the colonial houses in this town are painted in white with colorful frames (that is the portuguese tradition), these ones in art decó and eclecticism are more colorful as you will...
Forum: Photos 01-26-2022, 08:01 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To mkamionka: cross

mariusz

the monument was created as a reliquary to the old historic cross in timber, this is the reason the cross is made of timber.

take care

jorge
Forum: Photos 01-25-2022, 08:35 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To lousat: art decó

luciano

there is a confuse borderline between art decó and the eclectic art, I guess these houses were built during 1920's age and the ones that were built two decades after are almost modernist...
Forum: Photos 01-25-2022, 01:00 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To holmertz: not portuguese

gert

this is french and international art, (art decó) a style very usual in many countries like peru, USA, etc... not colonial portuguese architecture.

take care

jorge
Forum: Photos 01-25-2022, 08:14 AM
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Posted By jmdias
To mcmtanyel: not stables

murat

as I explained in the note, this is a palace of a remote capital of province in colonial style.

take care

jorge
Forum: Photos 01-24-2022, 06:26 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To mkamionka: letter E

mariusz

yes, here in brazil we use the letter E as the europeans and americans use the P, curiously in portugal they imitate the others and don't respect the own language.
E= estacionar is...
Forum: Photos 01-24-2022, 02:25 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To ChrisJ: goiás

Chris

yes, it is a small town, safe and with many places to see around. During this trip I crossed three big towns (Goiânia, Brasília and São Luis).

take care

jorge
Forum: Photos 01-24-2022, 01:34 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To PaulVDV: church and cerrado

paul

yes, it was a crime against history because the priests destroyed the colonial building, it is a case of despise against what they named as "a poor colonial architecture", nowadays this would...
Forum: Photos 01-23-2022, 09:14 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To lousat: white or not

luciano

this city has some colorful houses too as I will show you ahead, they are in art decó.

take care

jorge
Forum: Photos 01-23-2022, 05:08 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To emka: Diego rivera

malgo

yes, diego rivera was a very communist artist and these murals has the same ideology and style.
the church ever lost something when it is involved in politic, this is the reason Jesus...
Forum: Photos 01-23-2022, 03:10 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To mkamionka: priests and politic

mariusz

in brazil most of priests are leftist and because this many people here left the church becoming protestants. few years ago we had a leftist priest who was our mayor for 8 years.

take...
Forum: Photos 01-22-2022, 08:14 AM
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Posted By jmdias
To mcmtanyel: Jesus

murat

yes, the banner in fact describe Him after torture, but in the staging of the procession it is showed when Jesus is Caught by the roman soldiers, as you can see in the video.

take care
...
Forum: Photos 01-21-2022, 11:16 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To adramad: distorção

luís

quem fez um WS corrigindo a distorção das lentes foi a Beverley, eu postei a foto como ela foi tirada, talvez corrigindo a inclinação da minha mão na hora de tirar a fotografia.

um abraço...
Forum: Photos 01-21-2022, 01:33 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To Royaldevon: goiás

BEV

Goiás was one of the most poor and remote provinces of the empire, nobody would want to invade it , it lost its gold fast and it had few inhabitants. the simplicity of its architecture is...
Forum: Photos 01-21-2022, 09:14 AM
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Posted By jmdias
To holmertz: colonial town

gert

the gold was discovered in this region and attracted many people, but the gold was gone fast and other big mines were found in Mato Grosso, a region much more inland. the ones who decided to...
Forum: Photos 01-21-2022, 08:16 AM
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Posted By jmdias
To mcmtanyel: use of a church

murat

yes, I entered in a marvelous medieval church in nothingham transformed in a place of events, balls and dinners. anyway it is better use the building as a bar that see it demolished, but of...
Forum: Photos 01-21-2022, 08:13 AM
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Posted By jmdias
To emka: art decó

malgo

I guess there is a limit between use of eclecticism and art decó, I presume this building is more eclectic art than art decó, whose style is more clean.
I will post other buildings in art...
Forum: Photos 01-20-2022, 08:25 PM
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Posted By jmdias
To lousat: art decó

luciano

Goiás city, Pirenópolis and Goiânia city I will show you after, are filled with art decô. Goiânia was totally created in style art decó, unfortunately most of the original art was lost...
Forum: Photos 01-20-2022, 08:24 AM
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Views: 16
Posted By jmdias
To ifege: church name

Ian

this devotion to Mary is ancient in Portugal and Brazil.

the complete name of the church is OUR LADY OF GOOD DEATH, in some aspects it was usual to pray for Mary to give them a not long...
Forum: Photos 01-19-2022, 06:05 PM
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Views: 27
Posted By jmdias
To mkamionka: name of the church

Mariusz

this devotion if ancient in Portugal and Brazil.
the name of the church is OUR LADY OF GOOD DEATH, in some aspects it was usual to pray for Mary to give them a not long and painful death,...
Forum: Photos 01-19-2022, 05:40 PM
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Views: 25
Posted By jmdias
To Royaldevon: photo and procession

BEV

if you watch the video I attached in the previous image I posted you will be able to see the aspect of the religious event.
thank you for the WS.

take care

jorgr
Forum: Photos 01-19-2022, 05:38 PM
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Views: 26
Posted By jmdias
To lousat: church

luciano

in fact this is a very usual style of façade in portugal and the colonial brazilian tows, in some aspects it is one of the most sophisticated in appearance because it imitates the style of...
Forum: Photos 01-18-2022, 07:10 PM
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Views: 21
Posted By jmdias
To mkamionka: soldiers

mariusz

they were penitents, originally paying for their sins, I guess this is a reason for the masks too.

take care

jorge
Forum: Photos 01-17-2022, 01:37 PM
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Views: 18
Posted By jmdias
To emka: real clothes

malfo

na foto que postei hoje você poderá ver que a Maria que está em pé no altar da direita usa mantos de pano de verdade e a figura dela no esquife também. São os chamados santos de roca em que...
Forum: Photos 01-16-2022, 10:12 PM
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Views: 23
Posted By jmdias
To emka: death

MALGO

Remember, this devotion for our lady of good death is very old. In those days, an even today, to die isn't a nice thing as you said. But remember 100 years ago we had no medicines, not...
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