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Cup of Russia on snow and ice sculpture “Zimniy vernisage”

http://www.zimniy-vernisage.ru/eng/contest/

Copyright: Mikhail nagaitsev
Typ: Spherical
Resolution: 6000x3000
Uppladdad: 24/02/2011
Uppdaterad: 11/08/2014
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