Russian goth church
39 Pseudo Goth Church

Pseudo Goth Church

In Russia there are no Goth Cathedrals or Churches, just because Russian Orthodox church, the dominating confession are Russia is not a Goth style guys, neither now nor centuries before. They preferred their original Russian architectural desings or sometimes copied from Eastern church - from Byzantium, modern Turkey, from where this church
branch has originated. But it's not by chance they say that in Russia East and West meet. Sometimes Russian church architects of the past has built something reminding the goth cathedrals of Europe combined with traditional Russian design elements. Those were called pseudo-goth churches. Here is one of such.
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Russian construction hardware
55 Russian Special Construction Hardware

Russian Special Construction Hardware

Some companies in Russia earn their living by buying cheap old Russian army vehicles and converting them to civil engineering and construction hardware that then is being used at the various construction sites in Russia. With those it comes like, passing across a place where the new residential complex is being built a big military camouflaged tank can appear
from across a corner equipped with a hoe instead of the gun. Also, it might be handy in exporting to third world countries where the construction areas are sometimes being combined with a battle front. Such construction machinery won't be an easy target and would be able to continue digging under the light to moderate range fire.
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Russian souvenirs and Russian gifts
76 Steampulk Tableware

Steampulk Tableware

This stuff is being made by the guy from Moscow. He sells all this right there in Moscow, but probably can sell via internet
too. He makes stuff to decorate tables and turn the regular salt and pepper sets to some steampunk exotics.
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Russian Mobile Computer
42 The Mobile Computer

The Mobile Computer

When the recession reaches it's most coarse drastic form and the consumption would aim for zero point values, then all the Asian production would stop causing so much chaos there. That means for us that no cheap consumer electronics would be made. Still some middle-class proffesionals would need a
mobile computer to be carried with them on their job tasks, so anyone would be able to make a mobile computer like this. It's durable, lasting doesn't attract much attention and still it's a mobile computer! Some people in Russia has already started making some.
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10 Bubble Machine

Bubble Machine

Sometimes, when people don't know what to do at their jobs they start creating some funny stuff. This is a computer controlled soap
bubble maker made out of an old CD-Drive connected to computer from one side and to the glass of whater from another.
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68 Some Boat

Some Boat

Demand for the luxury in growing. One of the expanding industry is luxury boats production. New companies constantly appear offering their services in luxury boat building. Nobody had any experience first, there were no luxury boats in Soviet Russia for
70 years in a row. So some manufacturers copy their works from the Western industry, but some go their unique, Russian way, creating something looking not alike to any other, like this one made for one of the Siberian governors.
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191 Russian Flying Fortresses

Russian Flying Fortresses

  In 1930s Russian army was ... by the idea of creating huge planes. At that times they were proposed to have as much propellers as
possible to help carrying those huge flying fortresses into the air, jet propulsion has not been implemented at those times yet.
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Dior in Russia 1


131 Dior Cruel Trick

Dior Cruel Trick

Christian Dior is one of the most expensive luxury cloths brands. It is so now, and it was so 30 years ago too. But what have they done 30 years ago according to those LIFE photos was an organized trip to Russia for a group of model looking ladies wearing all-new Dior luxury stuff walking on the streets of Moscow. Of course, as I understand the main purpose of this action was to shoot so cool-looking ads when the so expensive looking Dior models shot on the streets of the dully dressed Russian women, but what did those Russian ladies felt - they were for years deprived from any designer cloths. Not even they couldn't buy
the luxury expensive designers dress but they neither couldn't buy ANY dress designed for someone else except a Communist Designers Company - those people there didn't care much about design - they had no any competition - so the cloths available in Soviet stores was far away from being called stylish, and any, just any item which got inside the iron curtain from the abroad was treated as an icon, the pair of just simple blue levi jeans were just an unachievable dream for many Russian people at that times. And in such an atmosphere those girls were walking around the Moscow.
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Russian puzzle on the house in Ukraine 1


60 A Puzzle on the House

A Puzzle on the House

People of Lvov city in Ukraine decided to add another attraction for the visitors of their city. According to the artistic project it was decided to place a giant 100 feet (30 meters) tall at the wall of the one of the multi-stored residential houses. There is one interesting detail about the design of the puzzle. It looks like an empty puzzle during the day-light, but at night when special lights are on the words in the puzzle
become visible with a lightly-glowing fluorescent color. The questions for this crossword puzzle are located in different point of interests of the city, like monuments, theaters, fountains etc. So people while walking around the city can try to answer the questions and writing down the answers. When the night comes to the city they can meet at this house and check their degree of intelligence.
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Russian SUV 1


41 Russian SUV

Russian SUV

Russian SUV
anyone?
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