Despite the limitations: what sights photographed Russians during quarantine

During isolation, despite the restrictions, some Russians still go for a walk, and some even went to other cities and countries. Cloud Mail.ru using computer vision technology has found out, for the sake of public interest users violate mode.

The study showed that, compared to the same period last year, the number of users of photographs declined by 91%. This decline can be explained by the fact that the Russians are still listened to the recommendations of the authorities and remained at home. However, there were also those who in spite of the restrictions imposed, yet were abroad, walked through the streets and took photographs of local attractions.

So the most photogenic locations abroad, in which service users took pictures often became Istanbul, Bali, New York and Vienna.

As for the Russian cities, the most imprudent to be called St. Petersburg. Residents of the northern capital photographed local beauty 54% more following them Muscovites. Interestingly, among the usual popular locations such as Palace Square, the Hermitage, the Church of the Savior on the Spilled Blood and Kazan Cathedral, during the isolation many visited Kronstadt - a port city also ranked in the top most frequently photographed.

In Moscow, the most photographed places Kremlin Steel and Red Square, St. Basil's Cathedral. Moscow State University. University and gum unexpectedly took the lead and went around the Bolshoi Theater and the Ostankino television tower.

In other cities, the results of the study of popular attractions are not presented surprises. So in Nizhny Novgorod was popular Chkalovskaya ladder in a neighboring Kazan - mosque "Kul Sharif" Temple of all religions and the Palace of Farmers. In Volgograd, Mamayev Kurgan and photographed sculpture "Motherland", in the resort of Sochi - Krasnaya Polyana and the Rosa Khutor and in Sevastopol - Monument to the scuttled ships. Among the attractions of Yekaterinburg most photogenic users found the business center "Vysotsky" and Church on Blood.

The survey was conducted from 15 March 2020 to 14 May 2020 with the help of computer vision technology Clouds Mail.ru.

It should be noted in the Cloud service Mail.ru last year included in the list of mobile applications on Google Play, which will eliminate all cyber threats. Mail and Mail.ru Cloud became the only Russian services, which entered the top 20 list.

Source: Пресс-релиз Mail.ru Group