English Russia has a couple cool photo albums posted.
Visual Arts of the USSR: Aviation. Here are a couple that stood out:
Artist Antonov Sergey Georgievich (1932-2006) "Strong in Spirit" 1974
A painting of two Soviet pilots wearing ushankas. Artist Tureckiy Boris Zaharovich (1928-1997) "Pilot" 1968
And photos from five Russian ghost towns. Halmer-U, a former mining town: