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Early 20th-century Russia in Color Photos by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

Early 20th-century Russia in Color Photos by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

Early 20th-century Russia in Color Photos by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

He is best known for his pioneering work in color photography of early Russia”.

The following images are just a fraction of the color pictures made by the photographer depicting the glory that was the Russian Empire.

Early 20th-century Russia in Color Photos by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

Prokudin-Gorsky seated on a rock holding a walking cane

Early 20th-century Russia in Color Photos by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

Seeing the last days of the Russian Empire in full color is nothing short of a miracle considering the technology available in the decade of 1900.

This wasn't just the romantic Russia of novels, but the real Russia of the Russian peoples.

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Sergei Prokudin-Gorskii's 'Nostalgia': Russian Photographer Celebrated By Gestalten Press (PHOTOS) | HuffPost

In 1909 a remarkable project was initiated by Russian photographer Sergey Mikhaylovich Prokudin-Gorsky. His mission was to record – in full and vibrant ...

Early 20th-century Russia in Color Photos by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

Early 20th-century Russia in Color Photos by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

30 Extraordinary Color Photographs That Capture Everyday Life in Russia From the Russian Empire ~ vintage everyday

Early 20th-century Russia in Color Photos by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

Dagestani types, Man and woman posed outdoors; between 1905 and 1915 Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii Collection (Library of Congress).

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Early 20th-century Russia in Color Photos by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

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Early 20th-century Russia in Color Photos by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky

Photos by Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky. On the Sim River near the Asha-Balashovskii Station.

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Prokudin-Gorsky's portraits and landscapes are invaluable not only because they were among the first color photographs of the world, they also show a Russia ...

“Zindan (prison), with inmates looking out through the bars and a guard with Russian rifle, uniform, and boots, Central Asia.” (Prokudin-Gorskiĭ/Library of ...

He first achieved a real fame for the first color portrait of Leo Tolstoy, which was then reproduced in various publications and printed for framing and on ...

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Color Photographs of Imperial Russia Reveal a World Lost to History | Travel | Smithsonian

... sons of Sergey Mikhaylovich Prokudin-Gorsky, a Russian chemist and photographer whose pioneering work in colour photography captured early 20th-century ...

His mission was to record – in full and vibrant color – the vast and diverse Russian Empire. Here, with his story, is a selection of his amazing century old ...

First Color Images of Russian Empire by Pioneer Photographer Prokudin-Gorsky

Armenian woman in national costume near Artvin (then in the Russian Empire, now in Turkey), ca. 1905–1915

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Color photos of early 20th century Russia

Russian landscape by Sergey Mikhaylovich Prokudin-Gorskii; the pioneer of colour photography in Russia

Great links: Prokudin-Gorskii's color photographs of Russia

Early colour photographs give glimpse into life in Russia under the Czar, before the Revolution

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In the early 20th century, Sergei Prokhudin-Gorskii (left) received the blessing of the tsar to take photographs across the entire Russian Empire.

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This man comes from Dagestan, a republic that is still part of Russia today. He is dressed traditionally, and bears a dagger and a military medal.

“Sergei Prokudin-Gorskii and others seated at a campsite on the bank of the Chusovaia.” (Prokudin-Gorskiĭ/Library of Congress)

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Empire of Color: Early 20th Century Russian Photography

Russian color photography of early 20th century: Prokudin-Gorsky

Prokudin-Gorsky's portraits and landscapes are invaluable not only because they were among the first color photographs of the world, they also show a Russia ...

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Rare color photographs of the Russian Empire in the early 20th century Most Viral,

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Early 20th century hydroelectric station on the Murghab River in Iolotan, Russia. Early color

are color pictures from Russian Empire, 1905-1915 [1600 × 1219] ...

Photographs For The Tsar: The Pioneering Color Photography Of Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin Gorskii Comissioned By Tsar Nicholas Ii by Robert H. Allshouse

Image: Library of Congress/Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorsky

На жнитве / At the stubble-field by Sergey Prokudin Gorsky - 1909

First Color Images of Russian Empire by Pioneer Photographer Prokudin-Gorsky

Austro-Hungarian prisoners of war during World War I, taken in 1915

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The extraordinary photos capture the landscapes of Russia at the beginning of the 20th century in

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Sergei Eisenstein - portrait of the Russian film director. 23 January 1898 - 11 February

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First Color Images of Russian Empire by Pioneer Photographer Prokudin-Gorsky

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Albert Kahn was actually a banker, and seldom, if ever, went behind the lens of the camera. His name however is venerated in the world of early photography ...

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In 1920 Sergey Mikhailovich married his assistant Maria Fedorovna Shchedrina; in 1921 a daughter Elena was born. From 1921 until his death in 1944, ...

112 Russian writers ranging from great, to absolutely freaking great

Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii

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By the time World War I arrived, Russia was in a stage of rapid industrialization. Prokudin-Gorskii was interested in documenting the economic life of the ...

In spite of all the researches, the technology of color photos printing was too complicated and the results were not very qualitative.

Trinity Cathedral of the Holy Trinity Monastery, Belgorod. 1910 // In 1890 Prokudin

Color by klimbims (Olga) ...

When Color Pops Up Where It Shouldn't

... of the 20th century. The New York Times has written this up along with other early color notables recently, including the Czarist Russia photographs.

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, right, and U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson during

Sergey Mikhaylovich Prokudin-Gorsky (1863 – 1944) was a Russian photographer known for his pioneering work in photographing the early 20th-century Russian ...

Perhaps Prokudin-Gorsky's best-known work during his lifetime was his color portrait of Leo Tolstoy, which was reproduced in various publications, ...

He is best known for his pioneering work in color photography of early 20th-century Russia. Below are some of beautiful colour photographs of daily life of ...

Exhibition “A Festive Colour”. Works by Tatyana Mavrina, Nikolay Kuzmin and Sergey Sokolov

International relations have entered a very difficult period, and Russia once again finds itself at the crossroads of key trends that determine the vector ...

General view of the city of Perm, 1910

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Prokudin-Gorsky was one of the most famous photographers in Russia at the beginning of

One early master of the art, Russian chemist and photographer Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii, used Maxwell's filter process and other methods to ...

Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky was one of the most famous photographers in Russia at the time