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Amazing color photos from Russian Empire taken 100 years ago

Amazing color photographs taken between 1909 and 1912 by the photographer Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii (1863-1944) which undertook a photographic survey of the Russian Empire with the support of Tsar Nicholas II. This great photographer used a specialized camera to capture three black and white images in fairly quick succession, using blue, green and red filters, […]