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Alexandra Romanov - The Last Czarina

Alexandra Romanov - The Last Czarina - Part of the Regal Twelve series.

 

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Alexandra Romanov – The last Czarina of Russia (1872-1918)

 

The last Czarina of Russia, Alexandra Romanov was born in Germany. Converting to Russian Orthodoxy upon her marriage to Nicholas II of Russia, she became a passionate convert. She was unpopular with the Russian people, because of her German birth and her notorious relationship with Rasputin. Russia withdrew from WWI and the accompanying Bolshevik revolution forced the Tsar to abdicate and the family went into house arrest.

 

Photographer: Alexia Sinclair

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Key light: 1000 Monoblock, softbox camera left

Fill: Monoblock, softbox camera right.

 

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Taken on August 1, 2009