There's something chilling about this image of President Putin, a former KGB agent, talking to one of his deputies. The sunglasses, the tight crop, and the telephoto foreshortening all add to the drama. It reminds of a poster for a spy movie. Do you think photographer Alexander Natruskin was trying to say something about his country's leader?
Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) talks to First Deputy Prime Minister Sergei Ivanov during the opening of the MAKS-2007 international air show in Zhukovsky outside Moscow, August 21, 2007.