1 Criminal Police of St Petersburg in the Early Soviet Era and Beyond

Criminal Police of St Petersburg in the Early Soviet Era and Beyond

This photoset explores in detail the work and hard days of the criminal police during the early era of St. Petersburg - the second biggest Russian city. The city, which was a base
for the famous Dostoevski novel, Crime and Punishment, for sure was in need of a good investigative service to protect the citizens. So here is how it all started...
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1 Soviet Ukraine in 1988

Soviet Ukraine in 1988

In 1988, two foreign photographers travelled to the USSR on the verge of "Perestroika" and their special topic of interest was Ukraine. So these are
the photos they took of what was at the time a part of Soviet Russia, but which is now an independent country. Really colorful shots!
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4 A Very Detailed and Huge Atomic Submarine Model

A Very Detailed and Huge Atomic Submarine Model

One Russian guy, actually a group of them, were building this huge atomic submarine model for over two years. It is a 1:50 scale model of the actual thing! So the size of the model
is over two meters, 2700 mm to be exact (or nine feet!). It has very detailed interiors with figures of sailors and officers. It is illuminated and a pleasure to look at!
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2 Twelve Year Boy Graduates from School Enrolls into Medical College

Twelve Year Boy Graduates from School Enrolls into Medical College

      This twelve year boy from Belarus is not your regular sixth grader. At his young age he has already graduated from high school
and enrolled in the medical college (medical university) in Minsk, Belarus this year. Let's see how he managed to do all of this:
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0 Moscow Domodedovo Airport is in Smoke

Moscow Domodedovo Airport is in Smoke

Today, Moscow's Domodedovo airport looked like it was from some apocalyptic movie - with smoke all over the place and people wandering around with only their silhouettes visible.  The
reason for this is a fire during construction works. The smoke got into ventilation system and spread across the huge airport, scaring people. Let's see inside how it was:
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2 Russian Six Year Old Girl Makes 26 Pull Ups

Russian Six Year Old Girl Makes 26 Pull Ups

So Russian women are not only attractive but they are strong too. At least this six year old from Kremenchug, Ukraine is. She did at least 26 pull ups at a local event, shocking the
public. It's not like she is doing it super easy, but you can see how faith in herself and determination helps her reach her goal! Or at least she wanted to prove she can do it.
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6 In Donetsk Dad Brought His Kid to School on Tank

In Donetsk Dad Brought His Kid to School on Tank

  It has been reported that an unnamed dad in Donetsk has given his son a ride to school, on the first day
of school, on a tank. Well nobody seemed to care and his classmates joined in to take more photos.
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4 Giant Russian SUV Converted from an Army Truck

Giant Russian SUV Converted from an Army Truck

Vyacheslav Zolotukhin from Krasnokamensk Russia has created a unique vehicle - Mega Cruiser Russia. It took him year and a half and the results are outstanding. He took an army truck, a GAZ-66 (you can see its pic on the next page) and converted it into
a SUV. A very big SUV, it is twice as big as some of the largest cars in the class, the Lexus LX or Toyota Land Cruiser. Let's see this giant - and it's a truly large vehicle - four people can be comfortably seated on its rear seat!
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4 Mosquitos and Insects in Siberia

Mosquitos and Insects in Siberia

If you have never thought about how many mosquitos and other
hostile-to-human insects there are in Siberia, this video will be an eye

6 Russian SU Jets on MAKS 2015 Air Show

Russian SU Jets on MAKS 2015 Air Show

One of the best aeroplane photographers of Russia - Marina - has visited a Russian airshow, "MAKS 2015", which took place this month in Russia and posted what she thinks to be the best photos of the Russian
SU jets in action during the demonstration flights they performed. She took these photos over the course of ten days and here they are for your viewing pleasure. Big thanks goes to Marina!
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