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November 3, 2016 posted by Sean Sheepskin

Ukraine in 1982: Soviet Odessa in photographs by Ian Berry

Ukraine in 1982: Soviet Odessa in photographs by Ian Berry

In 1982 the famous British photographer Ian Berry visited the Ukrainian SSR as a photojournalist. During that trip he made a series of photos of the people’s life in the Soviet city of Odessa.

We looked at the Ian’s pictures and picked up the most interesting ones to show you in this post.

 

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Ukraine in 1982: Soviet Odessa in photographs by Ian Berry - 17Producers are watching a backstage rehearsal of a marionette show in the theatre.

Ukraine in 1982: Soviet Odessa in photographs by Ian Berry - 18Members of a navy youth group in uniform guarding a war memorial.

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Ukraine in 1982: Soviet Odessa in photographs by Ian Berry - 26A woman is selling soup in the rain at the local market.

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Ukraine in 1982: Soviet Odessa in photographs by Ian Berry - 30The Boulevard Stairway or better known as the Potemkin Steps.

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Ukraine in 1982: Soviet Odessa in photographs by Ian Berry - 38A wedding party watches naval cadets changing the guard at a war memorial.

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Ukraine in 1982: Soviet Odessa in photographs by Ian Berry - 44More: Colour of Soviet weddings in photographs of the bygone era

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Ukraine in 1982: Soviet Odessa in photographs by Ian Berry - 48Patients are sitting on a bench awaiting attention for eye laser treatment in a city hospital.

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Ukraine in 1982: Soviet Odessa in photographs by Ian Berry - 50A woman is trying to sell a flower to a man unloading packages in the rain on a shopping street.

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The Photographer: Ian Berry | Compilation: Sean Sheepskin


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