With recent events happening between the Western world and Russia, it has opened the eyes of millions across the world of the way of life in this region. Images reflecting a dystopian society have emerged and shown weapons that are something far from modern weaponry. Photographers from around the world tried to capture images of protests, while one photographer was determined to see what the individuals were fighting with. Using a black backdrop, Tom Jamieson captured the choice weapons of several Ukraine citizens and they are nothing short of brutal. However, when faced with modern weapons they don’t compare to the damage that can be done in an instant.

Scroll through all the DIY protest weapons above.