On April 26, 1986, reactor number four at the Chernobyl power plant experienced a power surge and exploded. It’s still considered the world’s worst nuclear disaster. The director of the plant has said the site won’t be habitable for 20,000 years.
In 2013, Christiaan Welzel and his wife, Kseniya, entered the Exclusion Zone. Christiaan’s cinematic footage captures the eerie beauty of the desolation and decay.
Footage shot in April 2013 by Christiaan Welzel, a Dissolve Exclusive contributor
See and license the clips used at bit.ly/beautifulghostreel
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