0 Likes

Pershinskie fields, july 2012
Russia
Copyright: Dmitri Melinchuk
Type: Cylindrical
Resolution: 14681x2920
Uploaded: 18/07/2012
Updated: 08/02/2014
Views:

...


Tags: russia; kemerovo oblast; summer; 2012
comments powered by Disqus

Dmitri Melinchuk
Incherep river, july 2012
Dmitri Melinchuk
Siberian summer, july 2012
Dmitri Melinchuk
Incherep riverside, july 2012
Dmitri Melinchuk
Forest camp, july 2012
Dmitri Melinchuk
Pond near Severniy village, june 2012
Dmitri Melinchuk
Spring landscape, april 2014
Dmitri Melinchuk
Winter Siberian forest, december 2005
Dmitri Melinchuk
Quiet pond, august 2012
Dmitri Melinchuk
Cloudy day, june 2004
Dmitri Melinchuk
Dawn at Chumish, june 2012
Dmitri Melinchuk
Bridge over the river Kara-Chumysh, august 2012
Dmitri Melinchuk
At the pond shore, april 2012
Diego Rodriguez Regalado
Castillo Templario de Ponferrada
Unkle Kennykoala
Canberra - Weston Park 1
Фома Владимирович Коц
Cuba, Havana, Fortalezza
Rommel Bundalian
Virgin Island, Panglao, Bohol, Philippines
Lee ByongSoon(이병순)
Gochang 12107316 panorama
Martin Hertel
Northern light near Kiruna
Arroz Marisco
When Heaven and Earth Merge - Salt Extraction outside Colchani
Andrea Biffi
Duomo di Novara
Paul Mears
St Mary's Church (Ruin) Tintern
Willy Kaemena
Gendarmenmarkt - Weihnachtsmarkt 2012
MAURICIO RAMIREZ
Mayapo
luis davilla
san gimignano. piazza della cisterna
Dmitri Melinchuk
Tyrgan park, may 2013
Dmitri Melinchuk
On the edge of town, august 2014
Dmitri Melinchuk
Zenkovo mountain view 3, july 2014
Dmitri Melinchuk
Railroad, september 2005
Dmitri Melinchuk
Siberian taiga, september 2005
Dmitri Melinchuk
In the courtyard of the Polygraph-Center, september 2009
Dmitri Melinchuk
Nanu resort pool, november 2014
Dmitri Melinchuk
Balcony, november 2014
Dmitri Melinchuk
Opposite the shopping center «Gagarinsky», june 2013
Dmitri Melinchuk
Kiselevskaya str., september 2009
Dmitri Melinchuk
The intersection of Obrutcheva st. and Esenina st., june 2010
Dmitri Melinchuk
View of the road to Kiselevsk, september 2009
More About Russia

Just in case you mistakenly heard that it was all ice and snow in Russia, take a peek at the Big Bikini Exposition. This is right on the river Moskva in Moscow!Moscow has been the capital of Russia for almost its entire history. The exception is during the period of the Russian Empire, which lasted from 1721 until the Russian Revolution 1917. For these two centuries the capital was St. Petersburg. The Russian Empire was the second largest contiguous Empire in world memory; only the Mongol Empire had been greater.Check out what's happening north of Mongolia these days, in ChitaAlthough you may not have heard of Sochi, on the Black Sea, they're building up quickly and hope to host the 2014 Olympics.Other periods of Russian history include the Tsardom of Russia, from Ivan IV to Peter the Great, and the Grand Duchy (14th-16th centuries).The earliest period of Russian history was ruled by the Novgorod Republic and Kievan Rus, which was the first Russian state dating back to 800AD in Kiev.Modern Russia remains one of the world's superpowers. They launched the earth's second satellite, called Sputnik 1, and were the first country to put a human being into orbit around earth. (The first one is called the Moon.)After the breakup of the Soviet Union in 1991, Russia became a federal republic of 83 states.Text by Steve Smith.