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These Photos Make Moscow Look Like Cloud City

Russian photographer Dmitry Chistoprudov recently captured images of Moscow as some unusually low clouds passed through the city. He says these particular weather conditions occur only a few times in a year. What he photographed is stunning — some of Moscow's tallest buildings at sunset in an unearthly mist.

Photographs provided by Dmitry Chistoprudov and

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