Along with pictures of brunette girls with green eyes and a fringe, posts on religion and discussions about identity and gender, spacecrafts are definitively one of my favorite topics for […]
The cosmodrome and the Soyuz. Baikonur is an entire Kazakh city, rented and administered by Russia. The Baikonur Cosmodrome facility was founded in 1955, when Kazakhstan was a part of […]
vin·tage /vin-tij/ vic·to·ry /ˈvikt(ə)rē/ adjective – representing the high quality of a past time: vintage cars; vintage movies. – old-fashioned or obsolete: vintage jokes. noun – an act of defeating an enemy or opponent in a battle, game, or other competition. Vintage clothing. Vintage clothing is a generic […]
Kaspiysk harbor, Republic of Dagestan — Russian Federation A white relict lays abandoned in the Kaspiysk harbor since the collapse of Soviet Union. The sole vessel of her class, this […]
Celebrities featuring in Louis Vuitton’s advertising campaign. — Madonna — Mikhail Gorbachev — Keith Richards More of my favorites. Including astronauts Buzz Aldrin and Apollo 13’s Commander Jim Lovell.
Between 1998 and 2005, the Norwegian photographer Jonas Bendiksen traveled through the fringes of the former Soviet empire, exploring the oblique stories of half-forgotten enclaves and restless territories. In the words […]