Robert “Rob” Lavinsky, PhD (view his biography on minrec.org) donated his complete picture database on mindat.org, as well as all his pictures from his own homepage irocks.com (collected in several galleries respectively alphabetically sorted by mineral name).
The pictures on mindat have been uploaded to Commons in two batches
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The Arkenstone (www.iRocks.com) is happy to work with people who need mineral images for a variety of projects. Please contact The Arkenstone directly at info@iRocks.com with photo requests as this page is not monitored on a regular basis.
The image list is obsolete now, since the comparison with the irocks.com images will be done by the bot.
More recent images can be found on Dr. Rob Lavinsky's website, iRocks.com.
Duplicate images and bad names
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