InSitu curated a selection of Jonas Bendiksen's award winning 'Satellites' project, exhibiting the work at an international law firm in the City. 'Satellites' is a photographic journey through the scattered enclaves, unrecognised mini-states, and other isolated communities that straddle the southern borderlands of the former USSR.
Top left: Russia, Birobidzhan 1999, the Jewish autonomous region. Bottom left: Moldova, Transdniester 2004, a priest gives his blessing before a christening in the icy waters of January; Above: Altai territory 2000, villagers collecting scrap from a crashed spacecraft surrounded by thousands of white butterflies. All photographs © 2013 Jonas Bendiksen Magnum Photos