tv Euromaxx Deutsche Welle July 19, 2020 3:30am-4:01am CEST
good morning to you as it is literally to bring you more conservation. how do we because you can scream how can we protect habitats we truly could difference googling to see them into series again look at some photos of g.w. and online. lavender as far as the eye can see but how can you capture this unique and single photograph we'll find out later on in the show hello and welcome to another exciting edition of your americas i'm your host meghan lee here's a look at what else we've got coming up on the program. trying to uncover the
secrets behind a portuguese custard tarts. and delving into the complex and magical world of art of the time. but we kicked off the show on a high note with high heels that is now most high heeled shoes are made with women in mind however a growing number of men are also embracing that added boost to their height but there is a problem most men struggle to find the right size and style so here's a look now at this niche market and some of the people pushing it forward. bolded sexy and extravagant this is the chosen style of the cuban entertainer jorge gonzalez who has been a connoisseur of high heeled shoes since he was a young man. i had to wear high heels
because when you're wearing your. change you know i feel more comfortable i love to introduce myself to high winds and i think it's just a statement. koenig of dollars has been making statements on german national television for the last 10 years as a modeling coach choreographer and a juror on a popular dance show his heels define his image but does he see any trends developing with high heel shoes for men on a more general level historico in the men's who's got to wear high heels but during this those who do see women has got to wear a suit top source you know it's been on the men who play on the floor. now it's not so much about the system. really. was bigger with michael it's. like canadian singer sean mendez who's been spotted in stack heeled
boots rock legends like the late prince david bowie and freddie mercury long embrace the high heeled shoe on stage and now the next generation like british singer sam smith is following suit. sales in this nation market are increasing steadily but for men finding the right size is difficult british designer sophia web server recognized this problem. it was coming very apparent to me that wasn't a lot of. notches in design teams might don t. change we do not sit heels and we were doing so done. class america we need to see him to west and she used to dance and i think he's at 43 and all we had was 14 i'm going to say farewell final and that's going to be an extended scientists say that we finally saw things at work that fits the cult finchley highlight the.
while so feel webster shoes aren't specifically made for man extended sizes of up to you 46 means more options. daniel bush founder of cross swords shoes creates handmade high heels for men on a more conservative level to recognized a gap in the market. current shoes that men can buy women's high heels very small and even if you buy the same saw is the problem is the design for a woman's for which is smaller so we designed the shoe that last too specifically for a man's foot so that. when they slip in i think there are people outside the an industry that slowly slowly coming towards the idea of wearing high heels. modern high heels were introduced to europe in the 17th century aristocratic men wore them to demonstrate in upper class status and royalty such as
king louis the 14th more than to increase his stature only aristocrats with red heels were allowed in his court. high heeled shoes have come a long way since then but what about negative attitudes towards men wearing them nowadays. where people can say what they want to. do you have to spread yourself how you feel to hear. this paid thing about you. confidence and comfort are key aspects that will carry this style choice into the future. we turn our attention now to a unesco intangible cultural heritage building batched roofs now covering houses with reed is one of the oldest crafts in construction the 1st facts roof dates back some 6000 years well nowadays you'll find plenty of them along the north and baltic
sea coasts of europe including on the german island where strict rules apply we travel there to see how the 1000 struve has stood the test of time. these distinctive shacks truth houses are implemented at the island suit in northern germany piddling time honestly with the surrounding nature and both cozy and luxury and they were once the homes of fountains fisherman and captains today the islands that true houses are exclusive real estate is mainly a secondary residences for renting out to vacation is. really turned brown fused just mouse knows everything there is to know about these so-called friesian houses he referred to choose them and then sells the fixed up houses for millions of. people go for use in
the house like this one from 17 a.z. has a global roof point 78 greeters you see and i see in my head that this roof they also have smaller when warm still have winter because back in the day people had just over for heating the homes were kept compact. this is the village of capital any house that gets built here must have attached truth traditionally these rooms were made by selling natural materials together in small batches but these days they held in place with why there's a lack of young apprentice is that not least because of the effort involved. in the one family home building the roof takes 3 and a half to 4 weeks. unless it has drawn a windows or a gable that requires extra work when you go and.
is a strict rules when it comes to that street houses to preserve the island's traditional charm so there's little room for innovation. this modern take on a saturation the audience out. is a rare exception the house was created by hamburg star architect how do you have any. scot feel it just because you're not really there were many discussions about the house. it's just people and asked whether it will destroy your add to the island's traditional look here's an email that was supposed to be here you have to stick with the thoughts to prove. you're losing it so he isn't restricted to copyright so the fine indeed that like to see more of this those would be fine. and sources.
in other parts of europe such as the netherlands architects are already busy reinventing fach townsend's. and along germany's baltic coast homes have been designed with roofs that ridge all the way to the ground. back on stilts with that strews the made using swamp rates does use these for nesting so they can only be cut down during winter cold isn't local breed farm to meet demand he has to import extra greens from countries like hungry romania and even china. for maybe it could move over britain these are batches i harvested and winter. the blades must be a lasting. agreement they mustn't break if i bend them like this construct would be the government breaking. the good thing about reeds is that they grow back on their
own after harvesting order to move us to more freedom after x. . is a severance hotel meanwhile boasts europe's longest that's true. though not for much longer. jim an architect crystal's union movement has designed a vast statues were only sent in the audience newly set to be completed in 2020. 2 spacious windows in the roof to bring natural light directly inside. the fascinated by the possibility of using modern methods to build a contemporary house combination of very old culturally rich techniques. you can. in 2014 units can recognise the factions craft as an intangible cultural heritage if it's to survive the traditional need not only innovative often takes but also
a new generation of young people who choose to learn the craft and book with this natural material. right next up we are headed to the portuguese capital lisbon home of the custard tart this simple pastry out of eggs sugar and cinnamon has been satisfying this week too since the 18th century that's when catholic monks start their clothes with egg whites and use the leftover yolks to create this pastry while the original recipe now lies in the hands of the. belem bakery and remains a closely guarded secret well normally there are long lines at this bakery but because of the coronavirus access is limited so we were able to go behind the scenes for this tasty pastry. and.
these delicious lee sweet custard tarts are one of portugal's most famous cultural exports. plays it's ridiculous a little bit swedes. taste great. lisbon's pos station bakery has been making them since 1837. the recipe is a well guarded secret. one of the select few who know how to make them is pastry chef miquel cut in jack. seen quite a bit they don't mate with eggs flour sugar and milk of course say this to you it does seem to be and says there are other ingredients as well but that secret. it's safe. and. he takes us to the back of the café here behind the abbey iron door lies the secret room where the delectable delicacies are made. this is
where our pace tree chefs produce the dough and constitute cream for the top and nobody is allowed inside apart from them we can go in there. i feel very privileged to be one of the few people who knows the parched i used to buy lamb recipe. in the car engine family has been creating a space development for 5 generations. doas sliced 5 hands and then placed in the baking tray. it's important that the crust be taken up to contain the custard cream. crypto needs to be carefully and even the highest. each day they make about 20000 tarts. the recipe dates back to the monks of jarana most. monastery by unesco world heritage site. 2 is out there squat they used winds to stiffen the monk's shirt
collar so it's very easy there's more on the left over. to make swift as it goes. when the monastery was secularized over 185 years ago a sugar manufacturer bought up the tart recipe and began making them and his nearby shop. it's been selling the original pa station ever sense. introduced people which many typical portuguese sweeps were invented in the almost resigned as if there was you know our names since the 19th century people from all over have come here to see berlin tower and the monastery along with the great of explorer basco to comma. and no visit to this part of portugal is complete without trying prostate. donovan you come. i've been coming here with my girlfriend for you is white with these tonsils something special so greeny and the crossed is so unique amongst the different i
gotta love recommendations for colleagues their friends well from what we came here from the north just to bring some back from france because. the custard needs to be filled into the trace quickly so it doesn't lose its consistency before baking. the tarts are put into the oven for 20 minutes at 400 degrees celsius. their best enjoyed warm from the oven with a sprinkle of cinnamon and powdered sugar. we still. fish are on a much smaller street used to sell past aisa and cinnamon throughout the whole country the cinnamon used to arrive by ship from the orient symbolic of. nowadays the pastry treat from portugal is enjoyed across the world. lou my mouth is watering now well if you are interested in more advertising reports
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technique for shooting vast landscapes comes in handy. 70 fields in the south of france it's pretty easy pitch in every way you look between june when the plants are in bloom the valance on the plateau turns into a frequency of flowers. each year people from around the world visit keep coming back like landscape photography and to not have this is what's cool about. we have these incredible colors the same thoughts everywhere we have the lines that go way back into the distance everything you got i love at the end there's a tree it's like disneyland for photographers and for photographing fabio it likes to share his passion with others and takes amateur photographers unguided too is through the lavender fields this was photographer has pioneered a technique that revolutionize classical landscape photography superimposes typically shots of the same subject on top of one another to create hyper released
images. as a result he's landscape photos look more mystical than really stick. a hyper regulus landscape photography is about bringing together all the emotions i felt before while taking my shots in the one picture the different moments situations and ambient lights could take 234 or up to 40 or 50 images to convey that feeling to the observer and it's this feeling that he also wants to transmit to the fashion participants 1st moments are these here. the best ones are actually those 2 there in the middle. when it comes to framing the image the amateurs get help for that and a vaska he's been a landscape photographer for more than 2 decades and knows whether it's classic cool or hyper realistic photography the ground rules are always the saying what's important with such wide open landscapes is the foreground of the know see pictures
with a tree somewhere in the background but nothing up front it's a broad field so this. line adds a nice depth to the landscape and have a nice foreground with the blooming love and that's half the battle won when taking a good landscape photo of the 1st successful shots i have long coming much to the delight of it to a participants. get ahead leading the straight lines the symmetry of the deal is just amazing and. he says i find this bluish purple stunningly beautiful but then there's the acoustics the hum of the bees and the blossoms which move around in their way and it's just wonderful. it's always a challenge it is for the record in terms of composition with every picture tells a great story that's clear. about the popularity of the lavender fields has one the drawback many farmers feel for their crops within here of we're on a private property and everything here belongs to
a farmer who earns his living growing 11 or would have been someone of here with a group i have to ensure that we pretend for the love of their students that means not running a tripod or stepping on the plants or leaving a beer bottle or cigarette or what it's like around. i think of it like being in someone's living they. should leave the place in the same state i found it in full of these get off the fires or to it lasts for a week and the group is on the go day and night because in the darkness a whole new side of the lavender fields comes to light fabio loves its diversity be nourishing it not just can be tricky so that there shouldn't be too much life doesn't happen for some time that's also really cool it's ok to just have the blackest night sky and the milky way but sometimes it's also nice when there's a bit of a glowing from the city down below hello i don't start. with that classical or modern in the lab in the fields everyone is short of 5
a picture perfect image. he's been called the wizard of automation a swiss inventor and artist from nor combines a vivid imagination with technical expertise to create intricately automated sculptures now in this digital age you might wonder why he doesn't simply use a computer well for him the devil is in the detail of creating mechanically precise objects we visited from so far as you know in his studio to see this wizard at work . welcome to the wonderland of. nation maker is top of his game and has an international following he sees himself as past artist mechanic. movements his life his intricate creations bring some poetry back into a world dominated by digital technology. thomas hands are made to bring happiness
for the dream and make magic from the creator not thomason to challenge people it's like a magic trick at 1st people don't understand how it can work. his automations are driven by a complex wind up making a scene which resembles that of an analog watch that it meet batteries or electricity and perform precise preprogramed movements one of francois current projects is leonardo da vinci he's been working on this as you said to me to all the wind up android of the famous italian artist for a decade now. trevor marquis for us absolutely wanted to do complex mechanical drawings. like these words of a helicopter or a horse. in addition i want it as you can see here to go to the laboratory in mirror image so you know. from the initial sketches to the modeling of the figures right through to the fine mechanics everything is done it is workshop
and this was spirit of some choir. you know has 6 assistance they work on several summated months for months at a time most of the projects the commissions even as a chart you know was fascinated by mechanical objects in 1804 he started building automation he grew up in an environment of craftsmanship both his grandfathers were watchmakers. not in her ologist but i learnt watchmaking here with the. city so it was advantageous to stay here and be around other artisans. to be away on really a team of a dozen people you have a problem you can just call someone that's really great that's what. is most complex automation to date is man super attribute to russian poet aleksandr pushkin the android consists of close to 3600 components which allow it to write some 1500
poems signed them and illustrate them making it unique among automated pushkin android was commissioned by a silicon valley entrepreneur. sum up. the 7 years 7 years to complete it as with all of the trips to the us. we had lots of discussions about what techs we would use but the choice of words of drawings and other things he's. now he's been in the states for 10 years. in a digital world that completely clashes with the mechanical android. of android or humanoid robots can be traced back to ancient greece and egypt their heyday came in 18th century the age of enlightenment school the development of complex social matters that could play music. teachers. because while you know has
brought this old craft back to life. well. i'd like to preserve the knowledge i've gained this rolling with i'm writing a tolerance. of all the research i've done to be able to share it with future generations edition yourself or to your friends marginal as one of a kind creations no real function but these mechanics in motion mesmerizes with a complexity and truly expand our imagination. truly are one of my kind to and that wraps up another exciting edition of the show now don't forget to check out our website where you will find this week's draw and a chance at winning this exclusive euro max watch and don't forget to follow us also on social media as always thanks for joining and we'll see you again soon.
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