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10th August 2011 - 0 comments
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Radioactive sample laboratory (former kindergarten - http://www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/lab

Rooftopping Pripyat - http://www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/rooftopping

Pripyat Kindergarten - http://www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/kindergarten

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Kindergarten
30th July 2011 - 0 comments
I’ve saved the most harrowing until last. This was one seriously emotional explore. You have been warned.

www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/kindergarten

Train Graveyard:
25th July 2011 - 0 comments
Pivotal to the running of the city, yet visited by few. Trains still roll in and out of here once a month carrying supplies to build the new sarcophagus.

www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/trains

Pripyat Lakeside Café
20th July 2011 - 0 comments
Pripyat was very privileged for a soviet town. Here’s residents number one summer spot.

www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/café



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Shooting Range & Rooftopping the Palace of Culture:
15th July 2011 - 0 comments
Shooting Range & Rooftopping the Palace of Culture:
The palace is visited by almost every visitor to the zone, so I decided to find some bits even my guide never knew about.

www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/palace



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Rooftopping Pripyat
10th July 2011 - 0 comments
Drugs are strictly forbidden in the exclusion zone. That’s not to say you cant get high.

www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/rooftopping



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Military Graveyard / Church
05th July 2011 - 0 comments
These vehicles were set aside in the main park in Chernobyl to remember the disasters 10 year anniversary. Before showing us around the vehicles my guide invited me to the only church in Chernobyl for a Russian Orthadox ceremony.

www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/church

Pripyat Bio Lab (former Kindergarten)
30th June 2011 - 0 comments

Before the disaster this building was used as a Kindergarten. Following the disaster scientists used it for the study and storage of radioactive soils - which they’ve never been back to collect.

www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/lab



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Pripyat High School.
25th June 2011 - 0 comments
Emotional journey through one of Pripyats abandoned schools.

www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/school



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Pripyat Rooftop Scrap Garage:
20th June 2011 - 1 comment
Where old soviet vehicles go to die:

www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/scrap

Pripyat Fire Station:
15th June 2011 - 0 comments
Workplace of many of the liquidators, killed whilst saving Eurpoe from nuclear Armageddon.

www.urbanxphotography.co.uk/firestation



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UrbanX in Chernobyl: Day 04
30th May 2011 - 0 comments
Open news story for daily itinerary
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UrbanX in Chernobyl: Day 03
29th May 2011 - 0 comments
Open News story for daily itinerary
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UrbanX in Chernobyl: Day 02
28th May 2011 - 0 comments
Open News Story for daily itinerary.
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UrbanX in Chernobyl: Day 01
27th May 2011 - 0 comments
Open news story for his daily itinerary.
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Pripyat: 7 Days and counting.
20th May 2011 - 0 comments
This time next week UrbanX will be kissing his loved ones farewell and stepping out of his front door. Alone, and bound for the abandoned city of Pripyat.

Apologies for the break in News stories for the previous couple of weeks, preparations have been manic.

Here’s the contents of the camera bag, note how there is 2 of most things (cameras, torches, respirators, etc.): One wouldn’t want to be without a spare when in the most radioactive place on Earth.

Let us remind you this isn’t a 4 hour ‘extreme’ tourist trip. UrbanX will be living & sleeping with two shifts of the Chernobyl workers across four days.


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