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December 27, 2016 posted by Sean Sheepskin

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest

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.

 

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 1Polar Night : Teriberka, Murmansk Oblast : Vitaly Novikov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 2Glares and Colours : Moscow : Anna Sinyavskaya

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 3Minimalist Architecture of Taiga : Khabarovsk Krai : Dmitry Morgulis

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 4Curiosity : Lake Baikal, Buryat Republic : Alexey Trofimov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 5Lake Medvezhy Yazyk : Leningrad Oblast : Pavel Bogachyov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 6Baikal Zen : Lake Baikal, Irkutsk Oblast : Olga Zima
Stones heat up in the daytime and melt the ice around itself.

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 7Rural Picture : Altai Republic : Lyubov Furs

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 8Garages : Murmansk : Alexander Pantyushin

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 9Parked : Buryat Republic : Ekaterina Medvedeva

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 10Northern Fairy Tale : Republic of Karelia : Andrey Yershov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 11River of Life : Primorsky Krai : Alexander Hitrov
A river flows into the lake Blagodatnoe. The urban locality of Terney.

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 12Saylyugem Full Moon : Altai Republic : Yury Sorokin
More: Beauteous landscapes of Altai Krai on photos by Anton Petrus

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 13Rooks : Voronezh Oblast : Stanislav Gladysh

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 14Seal Cub : Lake Baikal, Buryat Republic : Maxim Russkikh

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 15Curious Fox : Altai Krai : Ruslan Olinchuk
More: Photos of lovely foxes from Chukotka

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 16Salta Waterfall : Republic of Dagestan : Rashid Suleymanov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 17Road to Home : Lovozero, Murmansk Oblast : Vitaly Novikov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 18Street Lamps and a Bridge : Sergiyev Posad, Moscow Oblast : Elena Arsentyeva

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 19Kizhi : Republic of Karelia : Alexander Lvov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 20Fresh Morning in the Mountains : Republic of Dagestan : Magomed Shapiyev

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 21Walk Around Martian Landscape : Bogdanovich, Sverdlovsk Oblast : Sergey Dubinin

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 22Lake Baikal at Night : Irkutsk Oblast : Sergey Pesterev
More: Incredible Time-Lapse video of the sky above the lake Baikal

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 23Ballerina Maria Abashova : Saint Petersburg : Valentin Bloch

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 24Time of Dandelions : Dubrovka, Vladimir Oblast : Elena Nesmeyanova

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 25Stairways to the Future : Moscow : Boris Bochkaryov
Futuristic interior of the business centre Dominion Tower. Project by the architect Zaha Hadid.

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 26Building Rainbow : Chelyabinsk : Nikolay Kuvshinov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 27Malachite Velvet : Karachay–Cherkess Republic : Mila Grigorieva

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 28Wedding : Moscow Oblast : Junona Kotlyarova

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 29Generation : Moscow : Nikita Paykov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 30On the First Ice : Tula : Mikhail Ageev

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 31Unnamed : Moscow : Maxim Gagarin
Also: Charming black & white photos of girls by Ilya Rashap

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 32Coloured Black-White : Saint Petersburg : Alexander Kan

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 33Mountain Goat : Kabardino-Balkar Republic : Ilya Mikhaylov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 34Lost Island : Reyneke Island, Khabarovsk Krai : Dmitry Kovalyov
Also: How the extreme points of Russia look like

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 35In Berendeevo Kingdom : Krasnodar Krai : Alexander Fedosov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 36Graffiti 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 of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 37Remains of Argali : Altai Krai : Oleg Kugayev

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 38Morning Cannot Be Good : Voronezh Oblast : Anton Voronin

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 39Artful Design of a Red Forest : Rostov Oblast : Sergey Tsvetkov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 40Energy of Happiness : Saint Petersburg : Elena Gontarenko

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 41Symmetry : Moscow Metro : Javid Mammedov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 42Lace : Moscow : Boris Shpinev

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 43The Best Friend : Voronezh : Olga Tabatskaya
More: Sweet moments of childhood on photos by Tatyana Berestova

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 44Just Cosmos : Vladimir : Roman Makhmutov
Russian cosmonauts Andrey Babkin and Oleg Artemyev.

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 45Contemplation : Simferopol : Marina Ivleva

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 46Greatness of Walls : Tobolsk, Tyumen Oblast : Olga Bekker

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 47Cooling Towers : Tver Oblast : Boris Zakulenkov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 48Blossoming of Rhododendron Ledebourii : Altai Republic : Svetlana Kazina

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 49Female Feeling : Nizny Tagil : Georgy Mayer
Model Nadezhda Korobkova.

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 50First Launch : Amur Oblast : Kirill Kudryavtsev
The Soyuz-2.1a rocket with three satellites is taking off from the Russia’s new cosmodrome Vostochny.

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 51Doors : Nikola-Lenivets, Kaluga Oblast : Marina Sviridova

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 52Self-portrait with Black Ink : Moscow : Maria Pleshkova

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 53Isaac’s Thriller : Saint Petersburg : Vladimir Astapkovich
Moon behind the Saint Isaac’s Cathedral.

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 54Crazy Childhood : Salekhard, Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug : Kamil Nureev

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 55Brother and Sister : Moscow : Maria Popova
More: Photos of lovely kids by Svetlana Kvashina

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 56Blagoveshchensky Bridge : Saint Petersburg : Vladislav Ozerov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 57Ice Cave : Lake Baikal, Irkutsk Oblast : Sergey Pesterev
More: Delightful photos of winter and summer lake Baikal

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 58Architectural Contrasts : Saint Petersburg : Galina Vishnyakova

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 59Geometry of a Station : Kiyevskaya Railway Station, Moscow : Elena Krizhevskaya

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 60Autumn Colours of Altai : Altai Krai : Pavel Sukhorebrikov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 61Sleeping Beauty : Moscow : Ilona Veresk

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 62Rustling in the Reeds : Moscow : Ilona Veresk

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 63Purification : Tomsk : Dmitry Kandinsky

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 64Living — Non-living : Moscow : Andrey Davydovsky

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 65Holy Trinity : Yaroslavl Oblast : Ilya Beskhlebny
The sculpture is located in front of the Assumption Cathedral in Yaroslavl.

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 66Lunar Sails : Perm : Sergey Boldenkov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 67Shadows : Nizny Tagil : Georgy Mayer
Model Valeriya Gulyaeva.
Also: Great monochrome bodyscape photos by Anton Belovodchenko

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 68Maria and Annette : Moscow : Ilya Blinov
Models Nata V and Anna Gatsan.
Also: Stunning artwork by Russian photographer Kristina Kazarina

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 69Mirage : Moscow : Maria Nebiyeva

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 70Happy Morning : Novosibirsk : Valentina Horeva

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 71Crossroads : Murmansk : Vitaly Novikov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 72Happiness is in the Details : Saint Petersburg : Svetlana Svatenkova

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 73Portrait of Anastasia : Arkhangelsk : Oksana Gernet
More: Fabulous portraits by the photo artist Irina Dzhul

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 74Sunrise on the Khalaktyrsky Beach : Kamchatka Krai : Maxim Balakhovsky
More: Martian landscapes of the Kamchatka Peninsula by Anton Petrus

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 75Awakening : Saint Petersburg : Aleksandra Azemkina

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 76House Across the Street : Moscow : Vlad Sidorak

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 77Flight of a Partridge : Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug : Alexander Romanov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 78Harvesting Oats : Primorsky Krai : Yury Smityuk

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 79Eva : Yaroslavl Oblast : Vitaly Podgurchenko

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 80Serious Conversation : Valuyki, Belgorod Oblast : Igor Kotelevsky

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 81Europe or Asia? : Saint Petersburg : Vasily Tserevitinov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 82No 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

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 83Avant-garde : Nizny Tagil : Georgy Mayer
Model Nadezhda Korobkova.

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 84Just a Horse : Moscow Oblast : Grigory Sysoyev

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 85Elizabeth : Sochi : Galina Zhizhikina
More: Expressive portraits of girls by Stanislav Puchkovsky

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 86Touch with a Force of Nature : Moscow : Svetlana Chernyshova

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 87Baptism : Moscow : Yaroslav Chingayev

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 88Look 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

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 89Pastor and Kids : Suzdal, Vladimir Oblast : Oleg Puchkov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 90The Yoga Day : Moscow : Kirill Zykov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 91Floral Rhapsody : Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky : Irina Igumnova
Soloist of the children ensemble ‘Topolyok’ Victoria Karabeynikova.

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 92Chagan-Uzun : Altai Republic : Alexey Minakov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 93Spassky Cave Church : Kostomarovo, Voronezh Oblast : Marina Loginova

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 94Scarlet Sails : Saint Petersburg : Alexander Drozhzhin
More: Bright fireworks show Scarlet Sails in Saint Petersburg

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 95Inspired by Haute Couture : Saint Petersburg : Janna Kuzko

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 96Tanks are not Afraid of Dirt : Miass, Chelyabinsk Oblast : Yulia Borovikova

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 97The Old Believers Bezgodovs : Veliky Novgorod : Andrey Chepakin

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 98Twins : Tver Oblast : Anton Sorokin
Also: Honest portraits of unvarnished Russia on photos by Oleg Videnin

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 99Tramps : Chelyabinsk : Oleg Bogdanov

The Best of Russia 2016: 100 most amazing photos of the contest - 100Oktyabrsky District : Novosibirsk : Alyona Bakushina

Photo Source: TheBestOfRussia.ru | Compilation: Sean Sheepskin


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