Monday, August 09, 2010

St Petersburg/Leningrad Siege: Now and Then

Sergey Larenkov has overlaid recent photographs of St. Petersburg with pictures taken during the Leningrad siege of World War II. In keeping the same location and perspective, the juxtaposition can be eerie and moving. Not all the combinations work, but the ones that do are a fascinating blend of past and present.

Part One

Part Two

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