These sewage drainage channels, ash dumps and settling basins look like space landscapes but it’s dangerous to contact them. Alexander Sukharev, participant of Kosmaj Project had a journey across Russia this summer and took these curious images from a quadcopter.
Red mud disposal field of an uluminium smelter in Kamensk-Uralsky in the Sverdlovsk region of Russia. Looks beautiful but highly dangerous for environment.
Power plant in Novosibirsk
Mine water settler in Levikha village, Sverdlovsk region
Settler under the city Zima
Setller on the road Chita-Khabarovsk. It’s not recommended to walk there… Skin contact with such water can cause local allergic rections due to high mineralization.
Sterlitamak treatment facilities. Beautiful colors are explained by chemical processes.
Technical basin of the heating and power plant-2 in Tyumen. “The deadly pallet of an artist”.
Ash-disposal area of the Artem heating and power plant in the Primorye region.
Settler of the power plant in Omsk.
Settler on the road Irkutsk-Krasnoyarsk