Sheyla

By Sheyla

LifeBuzz Staff

These RARE Photos Of Soviet History Will Make You Realize We’re All The Same.

Russia is a country that for decades was hidden in a veil of mysteries. Until the fall of the former Soviet Union, it was almost impossible to see a glimpse of what daily life was like in this part of the world. Hence, assumptions on what the people were like were often made.

The power of Photoshop has allowed an artist by the name of Kimblim to bring old, vintage photos back to life. The vibrant and colorful images is a new way to know a little bit more about the culture, arts, and history of this enigmatic country.

Chess game between Jose Raul Capablanca and Alexander Alekhine in 1913.

Chess game between Jose Raul Capablanca and Alexander Alekhine in 1913.

Russian thespian Nikolai Rybnikov in the 1956 film “Spring on Zarechnaya Street.”

Russian thespian Nikolai Rybnikov in the 1956 film “Spring on Zarechnaya Street.”

A musician performing for a group of children.

A musician performing for a group of children.

A man leans on a Soviet made Ford car in 1930.

A man leans on a Soviet made Ford car in 1930.

Girls during the Russian Empire.

Girls during the Russian Empire.

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