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Russian forest-dweller hugs eco-living beyond minimalism

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

Eco-living may mean minimalism sometimes, but not always. For a select few like Victor E. Borisov, it’s a relaxing way of life that revolves around sustainability all in all. With his camouflaging apparel on, Victor looks like some military officer on a lifelong retreat from mundane concerns. He remains connected to the world through his site that he made with the help of his cellphone. Provided after the jump is a photo-documentary that narrates his daily routine and power-saving, hand-made gizmos:

Borisov cooks his food on this stove:

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

He made his spa sauna from materials found in the trash:

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

Victor poses in front of his house:

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

A small bed, a table, homemade stove and a manual power station are all he needs to survive a taxing life in the woods:

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

He utilizes a disused bike, a storage battery and other found equipment to create his unitary power station:

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

Have you ever seen such a stove before? Never, I guess:

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

Taxi light illuminates his abode through endless, dark hours of night:

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

Some more pics from his vast storehouse of handmade aides:

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

russian forest dweller hugs eco living beyond mini

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