Photographer Captures The Lives Of People Living In Yakutia, One Of The Coldest Regions In Russia – Design You Trust

Photographer Captures The Lives Of People Living In Yakutia, One Of The Coldest Regions In Russia

Winter can be quite painful and annoying to many people. At least to the ones living in the places of the world that have cold temperatures and piles of snow.

However, this region in Russia called Yakutia, also known as the Sakha Republic, tops it off with winters that get as cold as -50 degrees Celsius (-58 Fahrenheit). The region is located 5,300 kilometers from Moscow and has almost 1 million residents.

A Yakutian photographer named Aleksey Vasiliev decided to capture the daily lives and struggles of the Yakutian people, showing what living in such a cold region looks like and what people do to pass the time. The photographer told Bored Panda: “In the past, I was an alcoholic. When I stopped drinking, I needed to fill the void that the drink left. Then photography came to me and taught me to see life more positively.”

More: Aleksey Vasiliev, Instagram, Facebook h/t: boredpanda
































































































If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

40 Weeks and a Mirror: Mother Documents Her 9-Month Journey with Child Through Selfies
Photographer Stijn Hoekstra Captures Empty Amsterdam During Curfew
Here’s What Marijuana Looks Like Under The Microscope
"Hymn"
Stunning Winning Photos Of Wellcome Photography Prize 2021
Sublime Street Photographs Of Hong Kong In The 1950s And 1960s
"Tales From The Woods": Beauty And Surreal Fine Art Portraits By Grace Almera
Previous Generations Sure Knew a Thing or Two About Style
Glamorous Photos That Show The Entire 1979 Victoria's Secret Catalog
Photographer Tests Her Skills With A One Dollar Camera
Glamorous Photos Of Marilyn Monroe Photographed By Ed Clark In 1950
Cute "Little Monk" in SE China Goes Viral Online
“I Knew I Wanted To Look Like That Every Single Day And So I Did” – This Woman Looks Like She Belongs In The 1970s
Beautiful Vintage Photos Of The Circus Girls Of Sarasota Taking A Break In 1949
Superb Surreal Photo Manipulations By Ben Robins That Challenge Logic
Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2015 Shortlist
Photographer Spent 12 Years Taking Pictures Of The Foetus Developing In The Womb
Stunning Photos Of Cappadocia, Turkey That Will Take Your Breath Away
Venice Beach By Dotan Saguy
"The Struggle For Utopia": Everyday Soviet Life In Magnificent Photos By Semyon Friedland
'Game Of Thrones' Releases 20 New Season 8 Character Posters
Intimate Vintage Photos Capture Romantic Couples In The 1950s
Golden Christmas Tree
Protests, Nature and A World in Lockdown Are Captured from Above in Drone Photo Awards 2020