I’m sitting here open mouthed. I really have no idea what to think or feel or say about this photo series published in The Guardian.
Shocking. Creepy. Beautiful. Devastating. Awful. Demeaning?
In a ‘godforsaken place’ in Russia, small-time gangsters are trapped in a cycle of vodka, violence and crime. This picture: Sergey with his wife, Julia, a nurse. He has spent 14 years in prison and doesn’t want to go back, so is giving up the gangster life. Photographs by Bruce Gilden
What do you think?