3 St. Petersburg 19th century photos: The city and surroundings in 1860-s

St. Petersburg 19th century photos: The city and surroundings in 1860-s

Posted on October 19, 2016 by konst4


Continuing posting old photos of this Russian city. First photo is the Winter Palace.

 

 

The Winter Palace

Hermitage

Alexander Column

Admiralty

Admiralty

The Admiralty and the Winter Palace

Isaac’s Cathedral

Panorama of St. Petersburg from St. Isaac’s Cathedral

Panorama of St. Petersburg from St. Isaac’s Cathedral

Monument to Peter the Great

The monument to Nicholas I

Kazan Cathedral

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3 Responses to “St. Petersburg 19th century photos: The city and surroundings in 1860-s”

  1. E E says:

    Where’s all the people?

    • www says:

      Photographic sensitivity was low (small ISO). The duration of exposure on the first photos was up to 8 hours. Moving objects (people) are not left in the photo. On the some photos you can see blurred shadows from people.

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