My hope ;dear Paul is that it is not at too steep a price for your emotional well being. The photographs are chilling and sad Hi, Sorry for the delay in the reply. Later, the official guide Rimma Kiselitsa [who unfortunately passed away in ] confirmed this by stating that Filatova had been to the Zone on an ordinary booked one day trip, carrying a motorcycle helmet with her.
Chernobyl photo essay motorcycle do not learn about these things in the United States school system. Concerning the photographic excesses of Filatova, there are also several stories, but I will not get further into those.
When the Web site appeared, Zone Administration personnel were in an uproar over who approved a motorcycle trip in the zone. Sadly the world needs messengers to reveal the truth and remind people of the luring dangers.
Chernobyl Paul Fusco Over twenty years have passed since the meltdown at Chernobyl. Words fail me in trying to thank you for what you have done.
Those poor innocents They were already having them thanks to a certain country nuking them decades ago. Comment posted by RepeatedMeme not verified on March 16th, Fantastic work - makes you wonder if Japan will have any of these terriable things.
Japan has already dealt with some similar issues due to their involvement as an axis power in World War 2. Glenn-Patrick Ferguson Comment posted by Glenn Ferguson not verified on March 14th, The more I watch, the more sadness fills me, tears to my eyes.
Not to mention the outstanding images. Comment posted by Carol Ann not verified on August 11th, thanks for the info Comment posted by james not verified on July 27th, Hello I am a veteran of the French nuclear tests, I underwent surgery for cancer in November I went into many apartments hoping to find some interesting shots, however without exception all had been broken into and looted - they were completely empty.
Very eye opening and yet tastefully done. I am not anymore. Comment posted by Eliza not verified on December 4th, Looking at this it reallly makes it easier for a person to ask is Nuclear devlopment and messing with radiation is more important then the lives of human beings. Someone had recently even been taking paving slabs from the town!!
I liked it a lot.Chernobyl nuclear disaster – in pictures Chernobyl nuclear disaster – in pictures The first photo to be taken of the reactor, at 4pm, 14. Jan 14, · On Filatova's website, there are a few photo essays from her journeys to the area around Chernobyl; villages (inhabited as well as abandoned), buildings, nature and even some from Pripyat, but it should also be noted that a significant number of photos from her first essay are not her own (the photographers are however.
Jan 05, · On Filatova's website, there are a few photo essays from her journeys to the area around Chernobyl; villages (inhabited as well as abandoned), buildings, nature and even some from Pripyat, but it should also be noted that a significant number of photos from her first essay are not her own (the photographers are however Author: K.
Lindblom. During years of my interest in Chernobyl, I have collected rare and unique materials of Chernobyl accident and it's aftermath. Roadside Picnic photo/video reportage Afterword to Chernobyl photoreportages High Resolution Pictures and Chernobyl Videos Chernobyl Journal Volume I insights Volume II Chernobyl Journal Vol III.
A month or two ago a woman named Elena posted a travelogue on the web about her solitary motorcycle ride through the deserted area around Chernobyl.
With all the eerie pictures she took of the abandoned, irradiated 'ghost town,' her travelogue quickly became one of the most linked-to sites on the net.
A little photo journalism helps to get. Over twenty years have passed since the meltdown at Chernobyl. Paul Fusco faces the dark legacy of the modern technological nightmare that continues to plague those exposed to its destructive radiation.
but never have I felt so moved and silenced as watching your essay. Thank you for sharing. Comment posted by RonJLamb (not.Download