'Sun and mayhem' – Russia hits the beach
Giulia Mangione for the Calvert Journal, part of the New East network. 2014
Photographer Nikita Shokhov spent two years taking pictures of Russian holidaymakers at the seaside in Sochi, Anapa and resorts in between. From sun-worshipers to night-time revellers, his Black Sea Vacations series is a compelling insight into beach culture.