7 Album of Russian Top Beauties 1904

Album of Russian Top Beauties 1904

Here we have a booklet called "Album of Russian Top Beauties". Famous actresses, media personalities and wives of rich men - all gathered togethered. The only catch here is that it was published in 1904, so your perception of beauty and attractiveness might have changed greatly over the last 112
years. Want to test yourself to see if you still find those Russian Top Ladies attractive? Girls from many parts of the Russian Empire are listed - Polish girls and Swedish girls (Finnish-Swedish), Jewish and Ukrainian and even Buryatian (which is indigenous SIberia). Take a look!
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39 Dark Face of Socialism by Vlad Sokolaev

Dark Face of Socialism by Vlad Sokolaev

Soviet photographer Sokolaev has called his series of photos something that can be translated as "Unattractive and hidden side of socialism". He was taking those photos in a twenty year period from the 1970s to the late 1980s. Of course,
Soviet powers would not tolerate such views of their state. However, the series turns out to be really dark and gloomy and really causing of awe when viewed now, almost forty years later. Take a look, awesome photos!
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10 A Visit to the Forensic science center of Saint Petersburg

A Visit to the Forensic science center of Saint Petersburg

This material is 100% exclusive! Something like this does not normally show up on the Internet. A group of bloggers paid a visit to the forensic science center of a police
department in Saint Petersburg. This institution never cooperates with civilians and mass media, that is why such an invitation is unique both for the center and bloggers.
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11 Air Defense Museum Stationed on the Street Next to Regular Houses

Air Defense Museum Stationed on the Street Next to Regular Houses

There is a small city called Balashikha near Moscow, and it has a unique air defense artillery museum that is mostly situated outdoors and is surrounded by regular houses that people live in - you can see one in the background here. So whenever
people leave their apartments each day to go run their regular errands, they see the missiles everywhere. And it's all just a few kilometers from Moscow. Said, the photographer, has visited this place so let's see what he got there!
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8 Man from Omsk builds a Lada Tank

Man from Omsk builds a Lada Tank

A car enthusiast from Samara, Russia, has built a tracked Lada from leftover car parts and scrap metal. He was inspired by a video he saw on TV about how the tracked vehicles easily go wherever they want, so he decided to
build one for himself. He even named it similarly to how tanks are named in Russia. He called it T-21099. Let's see inside how he built it and what parts he took from where.  Looks cool, doesn't it?
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23 Russian Empire Photos of the Late 19th Century

Russian Empire Photos of the Late 19th Century

A nice collection of late 19th century photos of the Russian Empire. It looks like a totally different world from how modern Russia looks now. At that time, Russia included such places as Helsinki and the whole of Finland, Warsaw and Poland. Much more
area than now. Each picture has a caption but the captions are in French - though you can easily understand what they mean - like this on top says "Le Palais De Lamiraute" which translates into "Palace of Admiralty". Enjoy the view!
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8 Su-30SM Number 38 in Russian Air Show Maks 2015

Su-30SM Number 38 in Russian Air Show Maks 2015

These SU-30SMs are still pretty new in the air force so they all numbered and this one is number 38 out of I think 50 in
total in the army. Just enjoy nice pics of the bird by Antonio who took them this summer at the MAKS-2015 air show.
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33 Elite Resorts of Crimea 2015

Elite Resorts of Crimea 2015

A blogger, Sergey A., is living in Crimea. He went to the "Elite" resorts of his motherland to see how good they are. What he then posted says "Ashamed. Elite henhouses of
Crimea". So these are those houses he is ashamed of - the first line to the Black Sea, the most expensive land and the mini hotels and apartments there.  
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25 Russian Solovki Islands in Winter

Russian Solovki Islands in Winter

The Russian Solovki Islands are home to the Solovki monastery. It is located in the middle of the White Sea - deep in the Russian North. Since the days there now are the shortest days of the year, it is possible to take photos only for a couple of hours, so the
photographer - Petr - was very worried he would not have enough time to take his photos in the two days he planned to stay there. No worries - photos went very nicely and here they are, thanks to Petr we can enjoy the Northern beauty of this place.
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3 City Made of Porcelain Ceramics

City Made of Porcelain Ceramics

Imagine a whole model city made of china - porcelain. Fences, houses, people, pets, etc, etc. This is what they have done here, it's all made of traditional Russian porcelain, over a a
few hundred pieces all made from china and hand painted, making a huge city on display now in one of Kolomna's museums. Vittasim went there and took these cool photos.
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