Mining of chromian diopside.

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Copyright © Pavel M. Kartashov photo

Mining of chromian diopside.

Copyright © Pavel M. Kartashov photo  - This image is copyrighted. Unauthorized reproduction prohibited.

Mining of chromian Diopside in the old quarry. Pavel M. Kartashov photo, August of 2012.

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Photo added:30th Aug 2012
Dimensions:1140x855px (0.97 megapixels)
Date/Time of Photo:22nd Jul 2012 17:56:52
Camera:SAMSUNG S850
Exposure time:1/109s
Focal Length:8mm
Focal Length (35mm film equivalent):38mm
ISO speed:50
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PhotosInagli chrome diopside deposit, Inagli Massif, Aldan, Aldan Shield, Saha Republic, Eastern-Siberian Region, Russia

30th Dec 2012 22:13 GMTMaggie Wilson Expert

flips flops??

30th Dec 2012 22:41 GMTReiner Mielke Expert

They were just some local curious tourists he hired to pretend they were mining just for the picture.

31st Dec 2012 17:59 GMTPavel Kartashov Manager

These are real local miners of ZAO "Vostok". The person at right is foreman of the shift.

You should to understand, that Summer in this region is two month long. And good weather in absence of moscitos is last only some days per year. So guys relax during work.

How do you think, for what they stocking so lot of firewood?;-)

The area of crome-diopside mines is strictly closed for visits. So you never meet here tourists. If somebody will obtrusive insist on visit without permission, hi will meet these the same guys with carabines in hands.

26th Apr 2013 08:14 BSTBiplab Mandal

Dear Sir,

I am Biplab Mandal, Known As Gems Stone Hunter, I would Like to do a Filming on your Chrome Diopside Mine, Please let me Know How We can do this.

Looking forward to get reply from you.

Best Regards

Biplab Mandal

Gem Hunter
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