Krasnopresnenskaya Embankment, Moscow

The Russian White House is located on the Krasnopresnenskaya embankment and serves as the primary office of the Russian Government and Russian Prime Minister. I have a lot of student’s memories about this place. I remember during the 1991 coup, I was there all night, guarding the government of Boris Yeltsin from the possible plotters attacks. I remember 2 years later, Boris Yeltsin has ordered to besiege the parliament entrenched in the White House. And I remember the tanks shooting at the White House, just off of the bridge. Sad memories. But fortunately it is all over and I can shoot wonderful evening panorama of the magnificent Moscow cityscape from the same bridge.

Russian White House and Krasnopresnenskaya Embankment in the Evening, Moscow, Russia
Panorama from 4 horizontal images in 2 rows, additional exposures for highlights and car trails, focal length 16mm, aperture f/8, shutter speed 10 seconds, ISO 100, 3-stop ND filter, tripod, pano head.

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