February 22, 2013

September 25, 2012

September 25, 2012

September 25, 2012

July 2, 2012

Please reload

Recent Posts

FA Cup replica to appear on new film 'Trautmann'!

July 13, 2017

1/3
Please reload

Featured Posts

More Microscopic Genius!

 

 

TINY UEFA CUP ON HALF A POPPY SEED!

 

Vladimir Aniskin is one of the few people in the world who can create microscopic artworks so tiny they fit on half a poppy seed.

 

The 33-year-old scientist, who works at the Syberian branch of the Russian Academy of Science, in Tyumen, has been practicing microminiature art since 1998, and devotes several months to completing a single piece. Over the years, he has learned to work in between heartbeats, which gives him about half a second to do a controlled movement before his hand shakes. “While working I hold my creation in my fingers. Even one’s heartbeat disturbs such minute work, so particularly delicate work has to be done between heartbeats.” Vladimir says.

 

His miniature masterpieces are created using powerful microscopes and a set of tools he himself designed, and to fully appreciate the fine detail of his art, one also needs a microscope. That’s because some of his works are measured in microns. 

 

The photo doesn’t do Vladimir Aniskin’s work justice, but if you’re ever in St. Petersburg, you can admire 80 of his microscopic wonders at the first Russian museum of micro-miniatures – The Russian Lefty.

Source: Odditycentral

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

Follow Us
Search By Tags
Please reload

Archive
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
  • Google+ Basic Square

The Trophy Collector is the original online replica trophy website, established in 2010 having begun collecting and trading on eBay in 2004. It is a hobbyist website, designed for fellow avid trophy & memorabilia collectors. Register now to join up!

 

If you are lucky enough to get your hands on one of my trophies, you can be assured that it is hand made in the EU to the highest standards possible. The Trophy Collector is often copied online, but never equalled. Be vigilant about scam artists and unscrupulous copy cat sellers - if in doubt contact me and I will be happy to advise.   

THE ORIGINAL

REPLICA TROPHY

WEBSITE

Established 2010

  • Black Facebook Icon
  • Black Twitter Icon
  • Black Google+ Icon
  • Black YouTube Icon

 Based in the European Union