11 How Old Russian Tanks Are Dispatched to Other Countries

How Old Russian Tanks Are Dispatched to Other Countries

What is done with written-off equipment in the Russian army? They disassemble it, of course. Though sometimes it is bought
by other countries. Tanks T-62M1, for example. Here we'll show how they are loaded on railway platforms.
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3 Matveev, the Island of Walruses And Polar Bears

Matveev, the Island of Walruses And Polar Bears

This island doesn't look impressive from afar. Even plants do not beautify it,
only grass. But in this dull place one can see walruses, many of them...
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1 April Holidays In Taimyr

April Holidays In Taimyr

Each April Taimyr has festive mood. In the regional centre they celebrate Heiro holiday or a reindeer day - holiday of the Sun. Right at this time light part of the day becomes longer behind the polar
circle turning into the whole light day. The sun doesn't set at all. The day of the Sun slowly became the day of deer breeders celebrated on April weekends in the villages of Taimyr.
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10 Abandoned Maternity Hospital

Abandoned Maternity Hospital

Hospitals are probably classics of the abandoned objects. They attract with their gloomy atmosphere. This is a maternity hospital -
the building of the 19 century, beautiful architecture. It's quite empty inside though there are some interesting rooms.
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5 The Biggest Solar Furnace In The World

The Biggest Solar Furnace In The World

  The Big Solar Furnace represents a complex optical and mechanical mechanism with automated control systems. It consists of a heliostat field and a paraboloid concentrator forming the stationary flow of energy of high density in the focal zone of the concentrator. The area of the reflecting surface of the
heliostat field - 3020m2, the concentrator - 1840 m2. The temperature in the focus of the concentrator rays exceeds 3000 C. It's the biggest solar furnace in the world! The solar furnace is located in Uzbekistan, its power is 700kW. There is the second furnace like this, it is situated in France.
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15 Lomonosov Moscow State University As It Was In 1956

Lomonosov Moscow State University As It Was In 1956

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11 The Plant You Want To Photograph Again

The Plant You Want To Photograph Again

It is a large Novosibirsk plant producing turbo-, hydro- generators and induction
motors. The plant where work never stops. The plant you want to photograph.
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15 Slums of Astrakhan

Slums of Astrakhan

Astrakhan is an amazing city where details of the past are neighbouring with the present. Right in the centre of the city there is a residential area that rather resembles decorations
for some old movie. Some houses are abandoned, others are not. Though it's not easy to tell one from the other.  Time is not merciful and houses look miserable.
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11 HINODE or Sunrise of the Russian Cosplay

HINODE or Sunrise of the Russian Cosplay

A set of photos from the Russian elimination round of
participants of the World Cosplay Summit -2012.
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3 Entertaining Excursion to MosFilm

Entertaining Excursion to MosFilm

This is going to be a very entertaining
excursion to the movie making studio of Moscow.
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