Satellites: Photographs from the Fringes of the Former Soviet Union is the culmination of Jonas Bendiksen’s fascinating seven-year photographic journey. Jonas Bendiksen roamed around the “satellite” nations of the former USSR for several years, making stunning photographs and writing short eloquent articles. Jonas Bendiksen. · Rating details · 41 ratings · 2 reviews. This culmination of a fascinating seven-year photographic journey takes viewers through the.

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The use of colour and the interesting compositions are awesome. Jonas Bendiksen Satellites Scrap metal dealers collecting and blowtorching the wreckage of a crashed Soyuz spacecraft.

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The spacecraft crash zones between Russia and Kazakhstan reveal a Soviet-inflected version of the entrepreneurial spirit.

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The absence of physical proximity, a friendly glance or even a smile renders the atmosphere inhospitable. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Traversing scattered and unrecognized mini-states, along with other isolated communities, Jonas Bendiksen explores the southern borderlands of the former U. Treat yourself to some inspiration….

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But I must say that the subject matter is just fascinating. Bendiksn Ship Orders Internationally. After viewing this book time and time again, he is now one of my favourite photographers.


The Last Testament Paperback. Abkhazia, an unrecognized sateplites on the Black Sea, was once the natural pearl of the empire, where bellicose generals and productive factory managers came to relax. But what if all these selves came together at once…? For more interactive photo essays, visit Magnum in Motion.

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English Choose a language for shopping. Review “No matter how brilliant, Bendiksen’s captionless photographs–stark streetscapes, desolate landscapes, claustrophobic bendiiksen begin to describe the bloody history or current collapse of these self-styled sovereign states, but his brief introductions to each splinter republic do the trick succinctly and with wit.

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Newsroom An Atmosphere of Fear: My Cart Checkout My Account. Preview — Satellites by Jonas Bendiksen. Marie rated it it was amazing Apr 24, If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Paul rated it liked it Dec 29, Master of the Photo Essay W. We publish high-quality investigative reporting and analysis; we train and mentor journalists and wider civil society; we publish in Russian, Arabic, Spanish and Portuguese and English.

Abkhazia, an unrecognized country on the Black Sea, was once the natural pearl of the empire, where bellicose generals and productive factory managers came to relax. This book gives a very illustrated insight into the fringe of the former USSR. Transdniester is in many ways one of the last bastions of communist nostalgia in the former USSR.


We sense years of conflict and oppression weigh heavily on the protagonists. The history as well as anecdotes and faits divers of all six republics covered in this photographic journey are neatly summarized, each in a short two-page presentation that prefaces the successive series of images. Return to Book Page.

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