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Moscow's Bolshoi Ballerinas Star in LK Bennett Subway Ad

The British brand LK Bennett has invited Russian ballet dancers of the Bolshoi Theatre to take part in its image campaign

Russian North in Summer

Best pictures of lakes, cliffs, waterfalls and vast spaces of the snow-free Northern Russia

Making of Largest Photo Archive Showcasing Russian History

Over 70,000 scanned photographs, taken between 1860 and 1999, are collected in an immense online archive

What Do 16,000 Photos Say About Moscow

The most ‘masculine’ statue, places ‘most photographed after sunset’ and other results from an urban anthropology study of 16,000 images uploaded to Vkontakte social network

Communal Palaces of St. Petersburg

What is hidden behind the walls of St. Petersburg communal apartments built and furnished in the tsarist-time Russia

Travel to Russia from Home

The best photographs of Russia in one travel photo competition

The Height of Selfie-Indulgence

A girl from Moscow has achieved world fame through her selfies taken at astonishing heights

The Beauty of the Far East: Russia’s Most Photogenic Peninsula

Wildlife photographer Vladimir Medvedev recently returned from Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula and is in a hurry to share his footage

The Four Masts

The beauty and pride of the Russian fleet, the Sedov barque, celebrates its 96th birthday

Extreme Urban Sports: Climbing to the Top of Moscow’s Tallest Buildings

Moscow's “old school” roofers who have been conquering the skyscrapers of the Russian capital for over a decade talk about the past, present and future of roof exploration

Chasing the Winter Sun

Blogger Vasily Nikitinsky went to the Kostroma region to capture one of Russia's most beautiful roads before the charm of winter vanished into thin air

Nenets, Astronauts and Pavlensky: Russia’s Best Photographs Go on Display

The art project “The Best of Russia” has chosen what it considers the most impressive photographs of 2016

Un-bear-ably Cute

The best animal photos from ‘Primordial Russia’ photo exhibition

Russia's Krasnoyarsk as Seen from Its Rooftops

Two roofers climbed the tallest buildings and bridges of Krasnoyarsk to capture a bird's eye view of the ‘City of a Thousand Fountains’

An Indescribable Beauty

The best photographs from the ‘Primeval Russia’ photo exhibition

Indigenous Peoples of Russian Empire as Seen by American Traveller

The ethnic minorities of the 19th-century Russia pictured by George Kennan, a traveller and photographer from Ohio

The Colours of Moscow

Winter Moscow – above and below the clouds – by photographer Dmitry Chistoprudov

Russia Participates in #MuseumSelfie Day

Russian museums took part today in the international Twitter flash mob #MuseumSelfie, according to a statement published on the Ministry of Culture’s website

25 Years Without the USSR: What We Lost

Faceted glasses, pompous hairstyles and futuristic petrol stations: browse our photo gallery to see what went down in history with the collapse of the USSR

Shoot It Now: How to Take Travel Photos

Nine simple tips that will help you capture the best moments of your adventures

Where to Get Your Clichéd Moscow Photos

A quick guide on how to properly pose for pictures at Moscow's most popular sites

Russia Names Best Wildlife Photo of 2016

On Dec. 28, the Central House of Artists in Moscow hosted the finals of the Wildlife Russia-2016 photo contest, organised by National Geographic