The Chesme Church also known as Saint John the Baptist at Chesme Palace, St. It is a small Russian Orthodox church that was built by the Russian court architect Yury Felten in at the direction of Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia.
Russia Before the Revolution in Color The people of the Czar's Empire. Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky became photographically renowned in Russia for a color portrait of Tolstoy. It was this fame that brought him to Tsar Nicholas II.
Russia The end of the World as we know it: another shot of Kamchatka in Russia's Far East, taken from the plane on the flight out to Khabarovsk. Again, lots of photoshop as the original image didn't look great through the window of an aging Tupolev.