It is time to show the nicest photos from the contest ‘The Best of Russia 2015‘. Total number of winning works is 295; RussianAmbience.com has selected the 100 greatest pictures of them in the categories: Architecture, Nature, Style, War and peace inside us, and Everyday life. Enjoy.
Also, you may see the previous The Best of Russia of the year 2014.
On the edge of the world : Murmansk Oblast : Vitaly Novikov
More: Video of bewitching Northern Lights in Arkhangelsk
Baikal labyrinth : Lake Baikal, Irkutsk Oblast : Kirill Sergeyev
More: Delightful photos of winter and summer lake Baikal from the sky
Nadezhda : Nizhny Tagil, Sverdlovsk Oblast : George Mayer
The model Nadezhda Korobkova.
More: 30 monochrome bodyscape photos by Anton Belovodchenko
Under the stage lights : Saint Petersburg : Octavia Kolt
Prima ballerina of Mikhailovsky Theatre Angelina Vorontsova.
More: Art of graceful ballet dancing on photos by Alexander Yakovlev
Colours of Fall : Altai Republic : Natalia Ulyanova
More: Beauteous landscapes of Altai Krai on photos by Anton Petrus
Portraiture of prison 2 : Kresty Prison, Saint Petersburg : Konstantin Dikovsky
See also: Siberian Gulags turned into prison camps
Little sparrows : Tomsk Oblast : Yury Makarov
St. Nicholas Monastery in the village of Mogochino.
See also: Photos of unfeigned Russia by Simon Roberts
Profile : Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Kamchatka Krai : Alexander Sidontsev
More: Lovely photos of Russian foxes by Ivan Kislov
Years go by, soul remains : The village of Bogolyubovo, Vladimir Oblast : Sergey Novozhilov
More: Honest portraits of unvarnished Russia by Oleg Videnin
Shoana Church : Karachay–Cherkess Republic : Veronika Beletskaya
See also: Picturesque landscapes and ancient structures of the Republic of Ingushetia
Awaiting a thunderstorm : Karachay–Cherkess Republic : Svetlana Ivanova
More: 20 wonderful mountain landscapes from Caucasus you must see
Beating means love : Moscow Region : Eldar Samedov
There is an old Russian saying ‘If he beats you then he loves you’. And, there is a word game in the title: in Russia ‘to make a tattoo’ can be literally translated as ‘to beat a tattoo’.
On take-off! : Saint Petersburg : Rustam Zagidullin
See also: Russian architecture which looks better from above
Doll : Moscow : Lilia Bondarenko
See also: Fascinating portraits by the photographer Galiya Zhelnova
Dasha : Moscow : Alexander Vinogradov
More: Expressive portraits of girls by Stanislav Puchkovsky
Photo Source: TheBestOfRussia.ru | Compilation: Sean Sheepskin