5 Airplanes on Display on Russian Army Day 2017 in Krasnodar Russia

Airplanes on Display on Russian Army Day 2017 in Krasnodar Russia

On February 23, the Official Army Day, army was having a recruiting event - displaying their best of the best to attract people make army
contracts and serve. Photographer Dmitry went there and here are some photos of cool machinery on display he saw, including some airshow.
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1 Story of a Russian Man Who Travels a World and Makes Selfies with Cats

Story of a Russian Man Who Travels a World and Makes Selfies with Cats

This Russian man became popular for his strange hobby of taking selfies with different cats he meets all over the world. He puts it as this: "When I got my first camera smartphone in 2014 and I didn't find to do anything
better with it than making selfies with cats that I meet in large quantities in my life. The most challenging part here is to make a cat look into the camera". Here are some photos from his collection:
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6 Soviet Lithuania

Soviet Lithuania

Lithuania, or Lietuva as it's being called inside the country, was a part of Soviet Union from 1945 to 1991. Now it is independent country. During Soviet reign the people of this country still were pretty hostile to other Soviet people and could
show signs of discrimination for the tourists, like deliberately not speaking Russian with them even when everyone was speaking Russian and schools were in Russian language too. Let's see how the country lived during USSR times:
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2 A Story of a Wooden 19th Century Russian Palace Deep in the Woods Destroyed and then Restored Again

A Story of a Wooden 19th Century Russian Palace Deep in the Woods Destroyed and then Restored Again

The story of this wooden building is like a fairy tale. In the middle of the woods for long time the real semi destroyed and burned wooden palace of an unknown king was
standing. It was a scary sight for people who accidently saw it while going thru the woods.  However its story got a pretty happy end. Let's see how.
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10 Foreign cars on Russian streets in 1980s

Foreign cars on Russian streets in 1980s

In USSR seeing a foreign car on Russian streets was sort of a one-to-million occurence especially if it was with foreign plates. So no wonder many of those encounters were photographed as something out of this world to show friends or
even future children. So thanks to this we have some photos made by Soviet people when they saw a foreign car. Like this photo selection by one unnamed photographer. Let's see what he saw besides this VW mini van above.
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1 Mi-8 the Hardworking Norther Helper Helicopter

Mi-8 the Hardworking Norther Helper Helicopter

Mi-8 is the most widespread and used helicopter in Russian Northern areas. Thousands people would suffer from hunger and cold if those steel machines won't be coming to them each day to deliver foods, medicines, gas and
transport people. Some Russian Northern villages are even sending kids to school via helicopter each day! Let's see a few nice shots by Sergey who went to one Northern area and saw those Polar Mi-8s:
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1 New Part of Only in Russia Photos

New Part of Only in Russia Photos

Here is a new selection of "Only in Russia" photos - photos of funny
moments from daily life of Russian people. See them inside:
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0 Soviet people faces by Yuri Suganov

Soviet people faces by Yuri Suganov

Soviet photographer Yuri Syuganov was especially fond of making photographs of faces. Faces of common Soviet
people caught unsuspected during their daily routines. Faces long passed away, but still alive on his photos.
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0 Leningrad in 1984 by American Photographer

Leningrad in 1984 by American Photographer

In 1984, an American photographer was visiting
Leningrad and took those photos. Enjoy!
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0 Dead Bodies on the Streets, Fights, Bolsheviks: Russian 1917 Revolution in Drawings of Children Witnesses

Dead Bodies on the Streets, Fights, Bolsheviks: Russian 1917 Revolution in Drawings of Children Witnesses

Here is a collection of children drawings made by a Soviet man. Those are not just simple children drawings - those small artworks depict Russian Revolution 1917 as seen by children who witnessed it with their
own eyes. This is very heartbreaking what those children had to live thru. Dead bodies, armored cars, explosions, lines for food etc all of those and more on their pictures. Let's see inside.
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