About the Book
"A glimpse at life from another era behind a fading iron curtain"
The pictures in this book were taken by Neil Proctor on visit to
the country after an invitation from two Russian photographers
The black & white Nikon images show every day Russian life in
July 1991 the month prior to the break up of the Soviet Union
and the passing of the Gorbachev era
Features & Details
- Category Fine Art Photography
Standard Landscape, 10×8 in, 25×20 cm
- Publish Date Nov 06, 2013
- Language English
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I have worked as a Commercial Photographer since 1982, started working for a magazine publishers then worked for a large commercial photographic studio, Started as a freelance in 1990. My passions are Street Photography,walking, travel when I can afford it . Art and cooking also Im afflicted by an old Italian motorcycle.