As a tradition, every year the Russian Ambience is looking forward to completion of the contest The Best of Russia to choose the 100 most interesting, amazing and wonderful photos, and share it with our readers. In 2016 there were almost 300 winning pictures in the categories: Architecture, Nature, Everyday Life, Style, and Let’s Be Happy.
Saylyugem Full Moon : Altai Republic : Yury Sorokin
More: Beauteous landscapes of Altai Krai on photos by Anton Petrus
Curious Fox : Altai Krai : Ruslan Olinchuk
More: Photos of lovely foxes from Chukotka
Lake Baikal at Night : Irkutsk Oblast : Sergey Pesterev
More: Incredible Time-Lapse video of the sky above the lake Baikal
Unnamed : Moscow : Maxim Gagarin
Also: Charming black & white photos of girls by Ilya Rashap
Lost Island : Reyneke Island, Khabarovsk Krai : Dmitry Kovalyov
Also: How the extreme points of Russia look like
Graffiti on the Snow : Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug : Konstantin Lamin
A herd of deer from above. The town of Vosyakhovo.
Also: Amazing aerial photography project Russia from Above
The Best Friend : Voronezh : Olga Tabatskaya
More: Sweet moments of childhood on photos by Tatyana Berestova
Brother and Sister : Moscow : Maria Popova
More: Photos of lovely kids by Svetlana Kvashina
Ice Cave : Lake Baikal, Irkutsk Oblast : Sergey Pesterev
More: Delightful photos of winter and summer lake Baikal
Shadows : Nizny Tagil : Georgy Mayer
Model Valeriya Gulyaeva.
Also: Great monochrome bodyscape photos by Anton Belovodchenko
Maria and Annette : Moscow : Ilya Blinov
Models Nata V and Anna Gatsan.
Also: Stunning artwork by Russian photographer Kristina Kazarina
Portrait of Anastasia : Arkhangelsk : Oksana Gernet
More: Fabulous portraits by the photo artist Irina Dzhul
Sunrise on the Khalaktyrsky Beach : Kamchatka Krai : Maxim Balakhovsky
More: Martian landscapes of the Kamchatka Peninsula by Anton Petrus
No One will Be in the House Except for Twilight : Saint Petersburg : Alexey Krivtsov
Ballerina Lyubov Andreyeva.
More: Art of graceful ballet dancing on photos by Alexander Yakovlev
Elizabeth : Sochi : Galina Zhizhikina
More: Expressive portraits of girls by Stanislav Puchkovsky
Look from Nowhere : Saint Petersburg : Larisa Ivanova
The woman is one of homeless people who were waiting in line for free haircut.
More: Irina Popova’s photo project about poor life in Russia
Scarlet Sails : Saint Petersburg : Alexander Drozhzhin
More: Bright fireworks show Scarlet Sails in Saint Petersburg
Twins : Tver Oblast : Anton Sorokin
Also: Honest portraits of unvarnished Russia on photos by Oleg Videnin
Photo Source: TheBestOfRussia.ru | Compilation: Sean Sheepskin