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Loneliness

You don’t see many disabled folks in Moscow because the city is not really fit for them, and not because there aren’t many.
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Street Artist and Model

The street artist and his model in Moscow's Sokolniki park.
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Selfie in the Heart of Moscow

A foreign tourist makes a selfie, squatting over the round metal plaque saying this is Moscow's zero kilometer from which the distance is...
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Lenin, Stalin, Putin

Foreign and Russian visitors to Moscow love to take pictures with various impersonators - from czar Ivan the Terrible to Stalin and Putin.

Southern Kyrgyzstan

Kyrgyzstan is one of the best countries with the best people I have ever visited. No kidding. My pictures do not necessarily prove that, but just take my word for it.

Exegi Monumentum Aere Perennius

They say half of the Moscow population are engaged in the security business (the other half apparently are in the stealing business), so a...

Istanbul, Turkey

It is unbelievable but I did visit Istanbul virtually by mistake, en route to a region that was about to explode in civil war,...

Nungwi, Northern Zanzibar

The famed beaches of Nungwi in northern Zanzibar. Click on the thumbnails to see larger images.

Iraq

A few pictures from various places in Iraq, mostly shot in 2003, after the overthrow of Saddam Hussein, during a relatively quiet period in...
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Arbat Street

Welcome to Arbat, one of Moscow's pedestrian-only streets.

Hand-Made Bird Houses in Sokolniki Park

Every spring some folks in Russia, including big cities like Moscow, build wooden birdhouses for starlings. Actually, I never saw starlings in this particular...
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Photos by Misha Friedman

(C) Copyright 2015 Misha Friedman Photographer´s websiteMisha Friedman of New York City was born in Moldova in 1977. He graduated with degrees from Binghamton...

The Bronze Man of Arbat

The human statue on Moscow's pedestrian Arbat strip is an actor making some extra cash on the street frequented by foreign tourists and visitors...

Organic Food Store with a Nasty Twist

La tienda de la comida orgánica del empresario Guerman Sterligov prohíbe a los homosexuales entrar, mientras tanto los demás reciben una sonrisa.   Две стороны бизнеса...

Scary Stuff

My Fave Hostile Environments

Baptism by Fire

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Afghan Refugees

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