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Maxim Makatchev's Snapshots

  1. Peter the Great

    Snapshot Title: Peter the Great
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Saint Petersburg, Palace Square
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    The guy impersonating Peter the Great



  2. Shukhov tv/radio tower
  3. Fallen tree

    Snapshot Title: Fallen tree
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Landscape in Nuuksio park
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    The thin layer of soil on top of the rock cannot provide enough support for growing and aging trees.



  4. Luzhniki Stadium

    Snapshot Title: Luzhniki Stadium
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Moscow and Moscow State University from Vorob'yovy Gory obvservation deck
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    The main stadium of 1980 Olympic Games



  5. Novodevichy Convent
  6. TV/movie crew

    Snapshot Title: TV/movie crew
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Moscow and Moscow State University from Vorob'yovy Gory obvservation deck
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    I think this was some TV/movie crew preparing to film something.



  7. Tent note

    Snapshot Title: Tent note
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Artifacts of the Age of Polar Exploration, Murmansk Museum
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Tent and personal belongins of field geologists of A. N. Labuntsov group.



  8. Mosquito net

    Snapshot Title: Mosquito net
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Artifacts of the Age of Polar Exploration, Murmansk Museum
    Image Owner: Ella Derbyshire



    Description:

    Mosquito net of geophysicist G. I. Smirnov who was working at Khibiny in 1930s.



  9. Reverse panorama

    Snapshot Title: Reverse panorama
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Triumphal Arch at Palace Square, St Petersburg (Russia)
    Image Owner: Fernando Cabrerizo



    Description:



  10. Top of the Grand Palace

    Snapshot Title: Top of the Grand Palace
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Saint Petersburg, Peterhof, The Upper Gardens
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    Can distinguish just male and female figures.. angels?



  11. Tree greeter?

    Snapshot Title: Tree greeter?
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Saint Petersburg, Peterhof, The Upper Gardens
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    Mysterious



  12. Photographer girl

    Snapshot Title: Photographer girl
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Saint Petersburg, Peterhof, The Upper Gardens
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    Another photographer



  13. East Chapel

    Snapshot Title: East Chapel
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Saint Petersburg, Peterhof, The Upper Gardens
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    The East Chapel adjacent to the Grand Peterhof Palace



  14. Angel on top of the Alexander Column

    Snapshot Title: Angel on top of the Alexander Column
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Saint Petersburg, Palace Square
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    The Alexander Column is erected after Russian victory over Napoleon's France and is named after Emperor Alexander I.



  15. Coachmen House

    Snapshot Title: Coachmen House
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Yasnaya Polyana, Tula, Russia
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    Coachmen House



  16. Horse carriage

    Snapshot Title: Horse carriage
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Tver, Russia
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    This horse carriage was cruising along the bank entertaining children.



  17. Fishing man

    Snapshot Title: Fishing man
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Tver, Russia
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    A fishing man waiting patiently.



  18. Afanasiy Nikitin

    Snapshot Title: Afanasiy Nikitin
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Tver, Russia
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    Statue of Afanasiy Nikitin



  19. Pushkin

    Snapshot Title: Pushkin
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Tver, Russia
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    Statue of Pushkin



  20. Baira and Victoria

    Snapshot Title: Baira and Victoria
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Tver, Russia
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    Baira and Victoria



  21. White House

    Snapshot Title: White House
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Moscow and Moscow State University from Vorob'yovy Gory obvservation deck
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    White House (Russian government building), formerly housed Russian Congress of Deputies and Supreme Soviet, when it was bombarded from tanks during a constitutional crisis of 1993.



  22. Computing Center

    Snapshot Title: Computing Center
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Moscow and Moscow State University from Vorob'yovy Gory obvservation deck
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    Former All-union Computing Center



  23. Moscow State University

    Snapshot Title: Moscow State University
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Moscow and Moscow State University from Vorob'yovy Gory obvservation deck
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    Main Building of the Moscow State University



  24. Dior

    Snapshot Title: Dior
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Red Square in the morning
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    Dior store window of the State Department Store (GUM) is facing the Red Square.



  25. Lenin's Mausoleum

    Snapshot Title: Lenin's Mausoleum
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Red Square in the morning
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    Lenin's Mausoleum (Tomb).



  26. St. Basil Cathedral

    Snapshot Title: St. Basil Cathedral
    Taken by: Maxim Makatchev

    Image: Red Square in the morning
    Image Owner: Maxim Makatchev



    Description:

    St. Basil Cathedral