Steller’s Sea Eagle – The Biggest Eagle In The World

On January 3, 2014 by Lazer Horse
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Steller’s sea eagle, also known as the Pacific eagle or white-shouldered eagle, is the heaviest eagle in the world, and one of the biggest. It’s a monster. They inhabit coastal regions in North Eastern Asia,...

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INTERVIEW: Alexey Pavlov – Photographer, St Petersburg

On December 29, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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I was perusing random profiles on Deviant Art the other day, looking for inspiration and not finding much. Then I happened upon Alexey Pavlov and was struck by his work. As many of...

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Russian Street Art

On December 29, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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Street art seems to arrive wherever there’s a street. Regardless of the language or culture the occupants of the street have, it won’t be long before someone draws on the walls. Even our cave dwelling...

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Christmas Lights In Moscow

On December 28, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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Christmas lights look brilliant wherever they are, but here are some nice piccies of the Christmas lights in Moscow 2013. I know I’ve missed the boat a bit, but I keep my tree...

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Photo Collection: Russian Cruise 70’s & 80’s

On December 28, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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The following pictures are great so I’m not going to try and add TOO much verbal guff to them. Basically I came across a bunch of photos from Russian cruises during the 70’s...

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Wrangel Island, Russia: Stunning Wildlife Photos

On December 7, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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Wrangel Island is no venue for a beach holiday, not if you want to survive anyway. Nippy would be the mother of all understatements. Wrangel Island sits, shimmering in the Arctic Ocean, between the Chukchi Sea and East...

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Weird Old Russian Film Poster Collection

On December 1, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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This morning I’ve spent a fair few hours looking through old Russian film posters. Why? You may ask. My response to that question is a) why not? and b) you have a look,...

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Impressive Cubist Statue Of Artem Sergeev In Russia

On November 24, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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Artem Fedorovich Sergeev, or Артём Фёдорович Сергеев if you’re down with your Cyrillic, was a popular Russian chap in Stalin’s day. He lived from 1921 to 2008, was the adopted son of Joseph Stalin and went on...

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Russian Subway Charges 30 Squats For Free Ride

On November 24, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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As part of Russia’s promotion of the XXII Olympic Winter Games 2014 in Sochi they have installed an ingenious marketing weapon in their Moscow subway stations. If you do 30 squats in two...

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Peterhof Palace, Russia Looks Like Las Vegas By Night

On November 17, 2013 by Lazer Horse
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Peterhof Palace, St Petersburg, Russia is a series of buildings, impressive fountains and well manicured gardens, ordered by Peter the Great. It is recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site for being ultra-fresh....

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