Wednesday, 29 September 2021

Glow in the Dark Stamp Under UV Stamps - Update

Category - Sight
Sub-Category - Glow in the Dark Stamp Under UV Stamps

Canada 2021 Canada Community Foundation Fireflies stamp



Issue date 20 September 2021

Canada Post as part of its annual Community Foundation drive to collect funds for its activities has issued a special stamp featuring Fireflies which glows in the dark under uv light.






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Tuesday, 28 September 2021

3D - Anaglyph Stamps - Update

Category - Sight
Subcategory - 3D Anaglyph Stamps 

Luxembourg 2021Asteroid Day Anaglyph Stamp



Issue date 23 July 2021

Luxembourg Post to celebrate Asteroid Day 2021 has issued a special stamp featuring the stereotypic images of asteroid Ryugu using images captured from JAXA’s Hayabusa2 mission by JAXA astronaut Yoshiro Yamada.

A Red and Blue glass was also provided to view the anaglyph stamp

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Monday, 27 September 2021

Polyurethane Stamp - Update

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Stamps made from different materials - Polyurethane

Estonia 2021 100th Anniversary of Estonian Football Federation Stamp

Issue date 30 August 2021

Estonian Post has issued a special stamp made of Synthetic Material Polyurethane used in making footballs to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the Estonian Football Federation.

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Polyurethane Stamp 

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Wednesday, 28 July 2021

Stamps with NFC Technology - Update

Category - Touch/Sight
Subcategory - Stamps with NFC technology / Glow in the Dark Stamp Under UV Stamps / Stamps with Interactive Augmented Reality codes

China 2021 41st National Stamp Popularity Poll Miniature sheet with NFC technology 



Issue date 11 May 2020

China Post has issued a set of  2 special stamps based on the Covid 19 themed stamps to honor Chinese people's solidarity in the nation's battle against the COVID-19 pandemic. At the center of the 2 stamps is a red geometric pattern featuring the Chinese character 众 (meaning "the public").

The first stamp has pictures of people who worked on the frontlines during the lockdown, including medical workers, scientists, police, community workers, volunteers and soldiers of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA), recognizing their contributions. The backdrop has patterns of  airplanes, cargo ships, trucks and high-speed railways which were deployed to provide emergency assistance to Hubei Province. 

The second stamp features a collage image of medical workers, equipped with personal protection gear. In the background is the renowned Huanghelou building, an ancient structure and landmark of Wuhan City.

The stamps also have special Augmented Reality featuring animation elements which could be viewed by scanning the stamps with augmented reality technologies on smartphone applications such as Alipay or WeChat.

The stamp was selected as the winning stamp for 41st National Stamp Popularity Poll in China and embedded with a NFC chip

You can see the embedded chip when raised the stamp against a light source and you will see the shadow of the embedded NFC chip in the miniature sheet



Under UV light certain elements of the stamp and miniature sheet glows in the dark



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Stamps with NFC technology

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Monday, 26 July 2021

3D - Holographic Stamps - Update

Category - Sight
Subcategory - 3D - Holographic Stamps 

Japan 2020 Sea Life Series 4 with Holographic printing



Issue date 14 May 2020

Japan Post as part of the Sea Life series No.4 had issued a special sheet with stamps printed with holographic printing. The stamps features the clown fish, Yellow Tang fish, Butterfly fish etc

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Sunday, 25 July 2021

Cork Stamps - Update

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Stamps made from different material - Cork

Togolaise Republic 2020 100th Birth Anniversary of Pope Jean Paul II 



Issue Date 08 October 2020

A special set of 2 imperf Souvenir sheets (private issue - Stamperijia) was issued by the Togolaise Post Office commemorating 100th Birth Anniversary of Pope Jean Paul II printed on Cork Material

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Saturday, 24 July 2021

Wood and Wood Paper Stamp - Update

Category - Touch
Subcategory - Stamps made from different material - Wood

Spain 2021 Discoverers of Oceania.-  Ruy López de Villalobos



Issue date 22 Jun 2021

Spanish Post in continuations of the series of Discovers of Oceania printed on Wood Paper commemorates the Discoverer - Ruy López de Villalobos. He was one of the few who navigated the Atlantic Ocean and discovered some of the Philippine Islands.

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