From 1997 till the end of 2000, I was maintaing a
Weekly Photo page
on the Average Server.
Short vaction in Singapore, for the Chinese New Year.
Business trip to Antwerp, September 2019.
Vacation in the USA, April - May 2019.
Vacation in Switzerland with Lela and Masha, September 2016.
Two day visit to Dublin, Ireland, March 2015.
Winter holidays in the USA, New Year 2014/2015.
Business trip to the IBM Lab in Böblingen, Germany, June 2014.
Travel to Northen England and Scotland with Lela and Masha, June 2014.
New 2014 Year holidays in the USA with Prusses.
Travel to Norway with Lela and Masha, August 2013.
A week-long holiday in Utah with Prusses, January 2013.
A week-long holiday in Israel with Lela and Masha, December 2012.
One day visit to Zürich,
for another (failed) round of interviews with Google, September 2012.
Sledding in Switzerland, March 2012.
USA and Canada with Lela & Masha,
Car & Bike trip to London and Wales
with Lela and her children, August 2010.
Travel to USA in December 2009.
Bike travel to Italy with Lela, Masha, Xenia and Jenya in
Travel with Xenia to the USA in June 2008.
Trip to Israel with Lela, Masha and Xenia in March 2008.
Skiing winter holidays, in the United States in January 2007.
Travel to the United States in June 2006 with Xenia
Out-of-order trip to the United States in July 2005, to a
Email and Anti-Spam Conference.
A short visit to Berlin, Germany on Christmas 2004.
Traditional even-year leave in the United States in August 2004.
Here is a report of my leave spent in the United States in June 2002.
In June-July 2000, I got at last to
conference in San Diego (not to speak, just to attend), and before
that, I was at "Europen Technology Forum" - business event held by
in London. Between and after the events I traveled for leisure.
Here is a report of my trip to the
United Kingdom and United States
in June and July 2000.
In June 1998, I was planning to speak at
conference in New Orleans, but local officials failed to make my passport
in time, and it had to be cancelled. But then, I started to think: "why
not just take a leave and go see my friends anyway?". So I did. This
was my first real leave since 1990, BTW. Here is a report of my trip to the
United States of America in September 1998.
In September 1996, I was invited by
IGUANA (non-profit UNIX
activists group in Belgium) to speak at their meeting at
de Kam near Brussels about my
I decided that it would be a shame to be 2 hours away from Paris
and not visit it. So, here is a report about my trip to
Belgium and France
In August 96, I had a 9 day holiday in
near Kirzhach (~100 miles from Moscow) where my friends' kids where
My first visit to the USA in June 1996. Unfortunately,
I only can find half of the films.
Here are pictures of my collegues at Sovam Teleport taken 7 Aug 96.
Polar Ural December 1986
Central Caucasus August 1984
Unsuccessful ascend to Elbrus May 1984
Central Caucasus July 1983
Khibiny in March 1982.
East Sayany in February 1982.
A slidefilm about my travel to the North-Western Tien-Shan
in September 1981.
Pictures from my first "real" mountain trip to
in August 1979.
A slidefilm about my travel to Arkhyz (Western Caucasus)
in July 1979.
These are some pictures from the Moscow university
where I studied from 1976 till 1982.
I graduated from the high school No. 69 in Moscow, Russia in 1976.
I took photos while I studied there, and they are mainly black and white.
The first series of pictures that I took myself when I was 11 is from
Crimea. Crimea is a peninsula in the Black
Sea, now part of Ukraine. Back in 1970s, it
was one of the most popular resorts in the Soviet Union.
Here are several would-be artistic works by myself, of