Photography

Photos from a whirlwind trip around Kazakhstan in search of adventure and serenity

Thrifting and teen thrills: photos of Russian youth's love affair with second-hand clothes

Thrifting and teen thrills: photos of Russian youth’s love affair with second-hand clothes

Party at Kyiv’s momentous queer rave, where safety and acceptance come first

Party at Kyiv’s momentous queer rave, where safety and acceptance come first

Inside the idyllic but deserted ‘American’ suburb on the edge of Ashgabat

Inside the idyllic but deserted ‘American’ suburb on the edge of Ashgabat

Under a cloud: what’s it like to live in the town next door to Chernobyl?

Under a cloud: what’s it like to live in the town next door to Chernobyl?

In bloom: see a generation blossom in Latvia’s magical wilderness

In bloom: see a generation blossom in Latvia’s magical wilderness

One photographer gives herself permission to remember lost love

One photographer gives herself permission to remember lost love

This eerie scene from a Kyrgyz sanatorium conjures the disquiet of The Shining

This eerie scene from a Kyrgyz sanatorium conjures the disquiet of The Shining

One photographer gets up close and personal with Russia’s youth

One photographer gets up close and personal with Russia’s youth

Amongst post-Soviet decay, a quiet Jewish revival is taking root in Belarus

Amongst post-Soviet decay, a quiet Jewish revival is taking root in Belarus

In a deserted Sofia carpark, a deflated palm tree becomes strangely relatable

In a deserted Sofia carpark, a deflated palm tree becomes strangely relatable

Step inside the grandiose Georgian factory that’s been running like clockwork for 86 years

Step inside the grandiose Georgian factory that’s been running like clockwork for 86 years

Beyond the glitz: what’s making Nur-Sultan’s kids want to leave the Kazakh capital?

Beyond the glitz: what’s making Nur-Sultan’s kids want to leave the Kazakh capital?

A new crop of Romanian photographers is taking over Europe’s festival for young talent

A new crop of Romanian photographers is taking over Europe’s festival for young talent

The much-derided plastic bag still gets loving treatment from some Russians

The much-derided plastic bag still gets loving treatment from some Russians

See Central Asia’s unique Soviet architecture in all its brutal glory

See Central Asia’s unique Soviet architecture in all its brutal glory

A restorative view from one of Georgia’s most famous landmarks

A restorative view from one of Georgia’s most famous landmarks

New East women: celebrating women in the year of #MeToo

New East women: celebrating women in the year of #MeToo  

A rare moment of calm in the first round of Ukraine’s controversial presidential election

A rare moment of calm in the first round of Ukraine’s controversial presidential election