Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky was a Russian chemist and photographer. He is best known for his pioneering work in color photography of early Russia. Below are some of beautiful colour photographs of daily life of Russian from between taken by Prokudin-Gorsky.
The Russian Orthodox Church declared the entire Tsar family saints (in 2000). Making based on the fact that the captive Tsar's family had shown humility and patience, in addition to which they had experienced the death of a martyr. In 2008, the Russian Supreme Court declared that the Emperor Nicholas II and his family was a victim of political persecution and execution had been illegal