4 Kiev Retired Man Turns His Hallway into a 19th Century Palace

Kiev Retired Man Turns His Hallway into a 19th Century Palace

Vladimir Chaika turned a hallway of his apartment building - a building where he got an apartment - into a 19th century palace.
What you see here is a work in a progress - not finished yet. However the man spent already sixteen years of his life.
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2 Ladies of Death: Portraits of Russian Women Snipers from World War II, Colorized

Ladies of Death: Portraits of Russian Women Snipers from World War II, Colorized

Take a look at their eyes. In June 1941 Nazi Germany attacked USSR in order to conquer and enslave its people. Soviet army
enlisted over 2,000 women snipers. Now Russian artist Olga Sh finds their photos and turn them into full color.
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0 Kindergarten in USSR, 1960

Kindergarten in USSR, 1960

In 1960 American Life magazine photographers spent a few days in a Russian kindergarten -
preschool facility where kids were going up to the age of seven. Here are their photographs.
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0 Women Serving in Russian Law Enforcement

Women Serving in Russian Law Enforcement

Photographs of Russian women that serve in police and
other law enforcement which Russia has plenty.
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1 Fifteen Great Russian Artworks You Won’t Find in Any Schoolbooks

Fifteen Great Russian Artworks You Won’t Find in Any Schoolbooks

Soviet and then Russian schoolbooks are pretty much avoiding these artworks. All of them are connected by one topic - heavy drunkenness, bullying, family violence, but mostly of
course, drunkenness. Despite how famous the artist was, how good the artworks themselves are, they are generally not included in the textbooks or art books in Russia.
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2 Most Crazy Things Russian People Do with Their Balconies

Most Crazy Things Russian People Do with Their Balconies

Horses, old cars, Spiderman and many more - this is what you can expect from
Russian people storing at their apartment balconies. This collection has it all.
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0 Only in Russia photos part 9

Only in Russia photos part 9

A new "Only in Russia" collection. Unfortunate ad placements, arrested kittens, why
you shouldn't suck on air force pilot hose, and much more in this edition.
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0 Russian Zhigulevsky Beer Warehouses Across All Russian Empire

Russian Zhigulevsky Beer Warehouses Across All Russian Empire

Russian Zhigulevsky Beer started its history in the Russian empire and was probably the most famous and popular Soviet beer. However, even before the USSR, this was already a beverage giant - it had its warehouses in almost every large Russian Empire
city or town. And thanks to the beer we now can see how Russia looked at that time as they were photographing their property together with their personnel in different Russian cities. And not only Russia - Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan etc.
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3 Life of Tsar Nicholas II While in Exile in Siberia

Life of Tsar Nicholas II While in Exile in Siberia

This is a story of how last Russian Tsar Nicholas II spent
his time while in exile, shortly before he was murdered.
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0 Only in Russia part 9

Only in Russia part 9

Just another collection of photos that
"could be only Made in Russia".
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