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Elena Chernyshova aka Елена чернышова (Russian, b. 1981, Moscow, USSR, based France) - Days Of Night, Nights Of Day project, 2012-2013. Days of Night, Nights of Day is about the daily life of the inhabitants of Norilsk, a mining city northernmost of the polar circle with a population of more than 170,000.  The city, its mines and metallurgical factories were constructed by prisoners of the Gulag. With 60% of the present population involved in the industrial process, this project aims to investigate human adaptation to extreme climate, ecological disaster and isolation.  Photography