3 Reserve Bridge Building

Reserve Bridge Building

The work of the reserve inspector is not only romantic patrolling of forests, chasing poachers and observing nature. The territory development also takes a lot of time and energy. For
example today in Kronotsky reserve was finished the restoration of a river crossing for snowmobiles and cross-country vehicle over the nonfreezing Lebjazhka River.
6 View From The Height Of Cable-Braced Bridge

View From The Height Of Cable-Braced Bridge

Photos of and from the Moscow cable-braced bridge in Kiev, Ukraine, shot by the same brave photographer, who also shot  view of Moscow from the height of 176 meters, extreme pictures of a football
stadium, photos of Kiev subway tunnels and other breathtaking pictures! The height of the Moscow bridge pylon is 125 meters and the whole length of the Northern bridge branch makes 6 km.
5 “Paradise Rivers” By Carolyn Drake

“Paradise Rivers” By Carolyn Drake

The long-term project of a photographer Carolyn Drake is devoted to nature, politics, culture and changes. Since 2007 Carolina visited five former republics of the Soviet Union: Kazakhstan, Kirghizia, Tajikistan,
Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan 15 times. During the visit to the Central Asia she wanted to learn, how life and culture of Moslems were affected by the Soviet Union and how they have changed after its disintegration.
12 The Crimea, Ukraine – Shell Rock Production

The Crimea, Ukraine – Shell Rock Production

A photo report from the "Northern" area of an opencast mine in the Crimea, Ukraine, where shell rock is mined. Shell rock is has been used as a building
material for a long time. This rock was formed many centuries ago, as a result of pressing of mollusks' shells, sand, lime and other natural elements.
27 “Cosy” Siberian Towns

“Cosy” Siberian Towns

Photos of little Siberian towns. Some of them are now abandoned, some are populated, but living there is
not a honeymoon. These pictures remind of the fact that a human being can adapt to any conditions.
8 Subway Station Porcelain Exhibition

Subway Station Porcelain Exhibition

In November, 2nd at one of the Moscow Subway stations the porcelain exhibition was opened. The station became bright, elegant and attractive. There are presented exhibits of national art crafts
of leading Russian factories: Imperial Porcelain Factory (St.Petersburg), «Gardner's Manufactories», Dulyovsky Porcelain Factory and «Association Gzhel» closed corporation.
31 Borsch – A Delicious Red Soup

Borsch – A Delicious Red Soup

Borsch is a very delicious and specific kind of vegetable soup and a part of national cuisines of many countries: Russia, Ukraine, Poland, Belarus, Moldova, etc. There are hundreds ways of cooking borsch. For example the Ukrainian borsch is usually cooked with fried meat (when you need
to make it quicker) or raw meat (originally beef or pork). It consists of boiled vegetables (beet, onion, cabbage and carrots) which are added in broth later. Borsch is commonly boiled for 20-40 minutes and when it is ready, is a real tastiness with sour cream!
16 Modest Shopping of the Early 90s – Part II

Modest Shopping of the Early 90s – Part II

The continuation of the photo history about shopping in the early 90-s, when there were no internet shops, mini- and
supermarkets and even normal good stores - just ordinary people buying ordinary things in ordinary places.
9 A Horrible Flood In The Krasnodar Territory

A Horrible Flood In The Krasnodar Territory

Thousands of people in the Krasnodar Territory have lost their property in one night as a result of a natural calamity. The inundation carried away 14 lives. More than 1000 houses
suffered and it is impossible to restore most of them. The Russian Government and the regional authorities promised to pay each owner of a destroyed house 150 thousand rubles.
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4 The “Energy” Space-Rocket Corporation Museum

The “Energy” Space-Rocket Corporation Museum

Here is a short photo report from the museum of
"Energy" Space-Rocket Corporation in Korolyov.