3 Four Seasons of the Big River

Four Seasons of the Big River

Posted on January 22, 2013 by team


One of the greatest river of Russia – Yenisei flows from Mongolia through Siberia and falls into the Arctic Ocean. We are going to show you Yenisei photographs of Ilya Naimushin from Reuters Agency taken in different seasons.


Participant of club “Cryophile” of ice swimmers on the ice during the sping thaw on the Yenisei, April, 18th, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin/Reuters)


The people are coming to the ferry at the temperature -27C (-16.6) on the last day of the navigation season on the Yenisei river, December 14th, 2011. (Ilya Naymushin/Reuters)


Trotters compete in a harness race on the frozen Yenisei River during the 43rd annual Ice Derby amateur horse race, near Novosyolovo on March 24, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin/Reuters)


Winter swimmers are sponging themselves down with snow after bathing in the Yenisei at -1C (30.2F) in Krasnoyarsk, November 18th, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin/Reuters)


People are walking across the bridge over the Yenisei River in Krasnoyarsk at temperature -20C (-4F), 14 January 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


The dog is on the shore of the icy river Yenisei, 40 kilometers from Krasnoyarsk, December 3, 2008. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


A fisherman stands on the frozen bank of the Yenisei River near Krasnoyarsk, December 16, 2011. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Fishing boat sailing in the fog on the Yenisei River at -21 C (-5.8F) near Krasnoyarsk, January 5, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Skiing resort “Bobroviy Log” on the shore of the Yenisei near Krasnoyarsk, 25 December, 2008. (Ilya Naymushin/Reuters)


Fishermen floating in the mist on the Yenisei River near the village of Ust-Mana, January 6, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Finshing on the ice of the Yenisei, 11 November 2012. (Ilya Naymushin/Reuters)


The first snow covered the bank of the Yenisei River near the village of Sliznevo near Krasnoyarsk, October 11, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Members of the “Rescuer” service operate a Khivus-10 air-cushion motor boat as they patrol the Yenisei River near the Mammoth Cave 37 miles south of Krasnoyarsk on April 20, 2012. Members of the specialized rescue group search for fishermen, hunters, and motorists who might get trapped on the ice-covered river during spring season. (Ilya Naymushin/Reuters)


Truck driving along the bridge across the Yenisei River past the Krasnoyarsk hydroelectric station to the south of Krasnoyarsk, June 24, 2010. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Fireworks launched in the sky over the Yenisei River during the celebration of Victory Day in Krasnoyarsk, May 9, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


People jump in the lake on the island Tatishchev on the Yenisei River in Krasnoyarsk, June 14, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


The man jumps into the Yenisei water in Krasnoyarsk, 25 July, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin/Reuters)


Man jumping on a trampoline in the youth camp “Biryusa” on the bank of the Yenisei River not far from Krasnoyarsk, July 28, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Near the youth camp “Biryusa” on the bank of the Yenisei River not far from Krasnoyarsk, July 28, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


People float on a raft down the Yenisei River to the south of Krasnoyarsk, July 28, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


View of the sky over the camp of tourists on the shore of the Yenisei River, August 11, 2012. Long exposure photo. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Motor boat sails along the Yenisei River near Krasnoyarsk, August 28, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Cars come down from the ferry that arrived from the village Novoselov, August 30, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Workers crane a turbine wheel weighing 144.5 tons onto a barge for transportation to the Sayano-Shushenskaya hydroelectric station on the Yenisei River near Peschanka on August 3, 2011. Three new wheels were transported from St. Petersburg through the Arctic Ocean up the Yenisei to reach Cheryomushki in the Republic of Khakassia, about 3,666 miles away. (Ilya Naymushin/Reuters)


Tourist boat floats on the Yenisei River near Krasnoyarsk, September 16, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Men are fishing near the barge, which was converted into a boat lift, near Krasnoyarsk, September 22, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Activist lights candles on the Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Political Repression on the Yenisei River in Krasnoyarsk, October 30, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)


Girls throw autumn leaves in the air on the bank of the Yenisei River in Divnogorsk, November 5, 2012. (Ilya Naymushin / Reuters)

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3 Responses to “Four Seasons of the Big River”

  1. gorfop says:

    nice pics

  2. Maesrobert says:

    Nice to have full captions on ER for once. Great shot of people fishing on the ice.

  3. STress says:

    Wonderful!!! I like Russia more and more every day!

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