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Monuments to 27th infantry division of the general Neverovsky and to engineering armies. May 2011.
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Alexander Adashkevich
Communal graves of the soldiers who were lost in the Borodino battle. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
The Spaso-Borodino female monastery in Voroshilovo. Panorama. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
Monument to divisions of generals Charles Meklenburgsky and Michael Semenovich Vorontsov. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
Monument to the Murom infantry regiment near Spaso-Borodino monastery. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
Monument to 4-th cavalry corps of general Karl Sivers. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
Monument to the Lejb-guards Izmajlovsky regiment at village Semyonovskoe. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
Monument to the lejb-guards Artillery brigade at village Semyonovskoe. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
Monument to the battery №2 and light №2 companies of lejb-guards of an artillery brigade near Semenovskoe. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
Monuments to the Lejb-guards Finnish regiment and captain Alexander Ogaryov. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
Monument to the lejb-guards Lithuanian regiment from the Moscow regiment. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
Communal grave of the Soviet soldiers of 5th army at village Semenovskoe. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
Monument to the Lejb-guards Lithuanian regiment. May 2011.
Carel Struycken
Monolake in Winter
Sotero Ferreira
Ermida Nª Srª da Conceição - Tomar
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Lijiang3- Scenery and natural wonders(guilin china)
Martin Micallef
St Lawrence Collegiate Chuch Birgu 2004 Malta
Paradores: Granada
Markus Matern
Surfing at Eisbach
Lev Trusov
Ruined Water Mill in Yuryatino
Costas Vassis
Vikos Gorge
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Jiuzhaigou Valley----Long Lake (Changhai)
C B Arun Kumar
Trimurti Elephanta Caves
Jan Vrsinsky
In front of Temple of a Thousand Warriors in Chichen Itza
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在安徽黄山鳌鱼峰观云海
Alexander Adashkevich
Sporting paintland park. Moscow. September 2012.
Alexander Adashkevich
Monument to PEMZ workers, who not came back from WW2. June 2012.
Александр Адашкевич
Sukhanovo’s pond after washout of the dam. May 2013.
Александр Адашкевич
Kemer, Turkey, Ataturk square, chapel, panorama. September 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
Monument to Lenin on Lenin square in Podolsk. June 2012.
Alexander Adashkevich
Manor Ostafyevo, monument to Pavel Vyazemsky. May 2011.
Александр Адашкевич
Manor Ostafyevo, temple of the Sacred Trinity. May 2011.
Александр Адашкевич
Piously-Ekaterina's monastery, monument to victims of reprisals. May 2011.
Alexander Adashkevich
"Old park" in Kabardinka. Pond with medieval architecture. August 2012.
Alexander Adashkevich
Arbor of the enamoured. Vidnoe city, May 2011.
Александр Адашкевич
Pool in the tributary of river Pshada. August 2012.
Александр Адашкевич
Andrey Pervozvannogo's temple in Fedjukovo. May 2011.
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