My Modern Shop Spotlight - Sergey Larenkov's Ghosts of World War II


Former sea pilot-turned-photographer Sergey Larenkov uses his photo manipulation skills to create a collection of intriguing images that merge the past and present. The 41-year-old Russian photographer initially began the project as a hobby, taking an interest in the idea of occupying a space that historical figures and events took place.

Using old, archived photos as his portal to the past, Larenkov told us, "I take all the modern images myself because the most important part is finding the desired point to shoot… It's very interesting to find the point where another photographer once stood. Suddenly, you see an old world with your very own eyes. You are transported back in time, it's almost as if you've stepped into a time machine. Sometimes, this is scary."

We're pleased to announce that all of the images featured in this post are now available as prints and canvases through our art store, My Modern Shop.





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Comment by Kimberly Barfield on October 4, 2013 at 11:26am

I love this !!!!

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