Category Archives: 1987


You can’t avoid it if you’re in Moscow in June

Mathias Rust and Border Guards Day, 1987

This feat of aviation and bravado still fascinates me, after more than 30 years

All my own work…


- from a long time ago. Now I need to start creating again

Vladimir Stozharov

Soviet-era painter of the Russian North

Henri Cartier-Bresson’s Soviet Union

Atmospheric photographs from 1954

The Novodevichy Convent, Moscow

Worryingly in the news recently because of a fire

Our Soviet summer

Happy memories of 1987

Donskoi Monastery, Moscow – 24 years on

Twenty-four years passed between my first and second visits to this atmospheric place

Inside the Kremlin walls

The architecture inside the Kremlin never fails to impress

Our flat on Kutuzovsky Prospekt

Revisiting our Moscow home