CENTRAL ASIA: Central Market, Dushanbe

At the time of this visit the Soviet Union had recently collapsed and the Central Asian republics found themselves suddenly out on a very long limb. These undercover markets are a feature of many Soviet towns and cities, and under the new freedoms they are booming.Canon A1, 28mm, Kodachrome
Central Market, Dushanbe, August 1992

At the time of this visit the Soviet Union had recently collapsed and the Central Asian republics found themselves suddenly out on a very long limb. These undercover markets are a feature of many Soviet towns and cities, and under the new freedoms they are booming. 

Canon A1, 28mm, Kodachrome