True Colors of the Soviet “Defrosting” Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

The period of “defrosting” in the Soviet politics of the 1960s resulted in an new period in photography. Propaganda fell by the wayside and staged scenes were replaced by real life shooting. Vladimir Lagrange, a TASS correspondent, born in 1939 in Moscow, was one of those who showed that Soviet period in its true colors.

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

The photographer never agreed to make staged photos.

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

“All power to the Soviets!”

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

True Colors of the Soviet "Defrosting" Period

1 thought on “True Colors of the Soviet “Defrosting” Period”

  1. Interesting photos! They even look more sincere than the standard Pravda or Tass BS. Of course we are all familiar with “a picture is worth….. ” , notwithstanding, it would have been a plus with some type of captions and settings. TY

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