Taras Shevchenko

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Taras Shevchenko Monument in Sand Bags, Kharkiv

23.03 the monument to Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko in Kharkiv was lined with sacks to protect against bombing. The monument’s height is over 16 meters, and Taras Shevchenko himself is 5.5 meters. The statue is now a monument to the Ukrainian people, who protect its culture even under the shelling.


All footage was taken from the ground with a photocamera. By Serhii Prokopenko, Gwara Media, 3D scanning as a war journalist. Fedir Boitsov and Alik Kadoum, Pixelated Realities, 3D artists. Processed with Capturing Reality at Epic Games.