2013 Project

This is the last image from the 2012 edition of my POW project on my blog. It was published automatically in the last minute of 2012, while I was around the Eiffel Tower trying to capture the magnificent fireworks show there. If I have enough time during the next year, … Continue reading

Galeries Lafayette

Galeries Lafayette is a place full of light and luxury, where you can understand why the sophisticated Paris is….Paris. Keep coming back to my website to see more stunning images from this place during the following days. I wish you all a Merry Christmas !!!

Portraits of Motion- 2013 Calendar

This is a preview of my first calendar containing 12 of my images presenting different types of motion. To present “motion” for me is a real passion and I enjoy very much creating dynamic photographs. If you find this idea interesting you can get the calendar to hang it on … Continue reading

Strasbourg- The Christmas Capital

People and cars passing under the beautifully illuminated and decorated entrance in the old part of Strasbourg city during the winter holidays. In December, in Strasbourg are 12 Christmas Markets, which make this city a real Christmas Capital. You can buy royalty free license for this image on www.dreamstime.comCome and … Continue reading

Digital Crowd

Image of a crowd of people using various digital devices to photograph important paintings (Mona Lisa by Leonardo da Vinci) in The Louvre Museum in Paris. The new technologies change the way we perceive the big masterpieces of the humanity, they change our life profoundly. You can buy royalty free … Continue reading

Paris at Dusk- Aerial View

From the top of The Eiffel Tower one can see breathtaking views of Paris. Here is an example of a beautiful image  of the big city and the river Seine at sunset. You can buy royalty free license for this image on www.dreamstime.comCome and discover visual suggestions for your visit … Continue reading

Paris at Night-Aerial View

Aerial view of the Arch of Triumph area in Paris at night. This very famous monument of Europe is located at an intersection of 12 roads in the big city. I photographed this image from one of the “tops of the world”- the last floor of the famous Eiffel Tower. … Continue reading

Business Snack – The 1000th Image on www.radurazvan.com

This is the 1,000th photo on my website www.radurazvan.com. It is the beginning of an attractive collection of high quality travel photography taken while I was exploring the world.The collection is in fact a selection of the best images in my portfolio that contains 10,000 images. The photo was taken … Continue reading

Waterfall in the Forest

Beautiful waterfall among rocks covered by moss. This is one of my most famous images. I took this image in a beautiful Japanese forest in Yamagata Prefecture, in Omoshiroyama Koen. If you are a serious hiking addict, I recommend you to visit this area: view the map You can buy … Continue reading

Capsules of Vitamin E

Capsules of vitamin E isolated against a white background. I like stock photography because if you want to survive in the competition you have to adapt continuously. So you are forced to develop a complex portfolio. In this way you have to photograph a large range of subjects, starting in … Continue reading

Japanese Bridge

Beautiful aspect from a Japanese garden with a traditional bridge. Location: Rinoji Temple garden, Sendai, Japan. You can buy royalty free license for this image on FotoliaDiscover the amazing Japanese world through my galleries of images from Japan.

Canal in Autumn in Amsterdam

Image of a canal in Amsterdam with beautiful water reflections of trees in the fall. You can buy royalty free license for this image on ShutterstockVisit my collection of images from Amsterdam

Man Running Among Falling Leaves

Image of a man running among falling leaves in a park in autumn. It is important to work out in any season. You can buy royalty free license for this image on Dreamstime

Portrait of a Geisha Doll

Portrait of a beautiful Japanese geisha doll with an umbrella. Photographing objects in a studio is a great way to study various lighting techniques which may be used later in “the field” when you shoot live scenes during your travels.  On the other hand, by learning in this way, you … Continue reading

Medieval Parade

Parade of medieval characters with a traditional old style band marching near the Saint Jean Castle in Nogent le Rotrou,France, during a historical reenactment festival. You can buy editorial royalty free license for this image on 123rf  I organize an original collection of images with various Beauce and one with … Continue reading

Sunset Over the Field

Citeste in limba romana Beautiful sunset over a field with bales of hay in the Beauce region of Central France. This is the main agricultural region in France and it is a real ocean of fields. In this region lived and worked a big writer  : Marcel Proust . Inspired by … Continue reading

Allos Lake (Lac D’Allos)

Citeste in limba romana Image of Lac D’Allos (2228 m) during a windy day with sunlight reflections on the rippled water surface. This lake is the largest natural lake (54 ha) in Europe at this altitude.It is in The Southern Alps (Alpes de Haute Provence) in The Mercantour National Park … Continue reading

Clouds Over Mountain Peaks

Citeste in limba romana Image of impressive clouds gathering over the high mountain peaks in The Alps. You can buy royalty free license for this image on www.istockphoto.com  Explore my collection with beautiful landscape images from The French Alps.

Surfers Admiring the Sunset

Citeste in limba romana Image of the silhouettes of three surfers admiring the sunset on the coastline in Plouharnel, in western France, in Brittany. If you are passionate about surfing, these places are worth visiting. You can buy royalty free license for this image on Shutterstock  See other natural wonders … Continue reading

High Speed Cycling

Citeste in limba romana The time trial stage between Bonneval and Chartres was the third stage of TDF attended by me this year. The weather was very good with exceptional lighting conditions, a sunny day with few clouds which acted as very useful natural soft-boxes. The stage was close to … Continue reading

The Peloton

Citeste in limba romana The second stage of TDF attended by me this year was the 12th stage during the climbing of the category I ascent to Col du Granier. My intention was to capture images of the peloton, including many cyclists during this climb. This is a good image … Continue reading

Two Cyclists

Citeste in limba romana July is the month of  Tour de France, one of the biggest road cycling races in the world. Last year I photographed just one stage of the competition. This year, I want to photograph three kind of stages: a flat stage, a mountain climbing stage and … Continue reading

Kendo Fight

Citeste in limba romana Aspect of a Kendo fight in a traditional Japanese temple in Kyoto. You can buy editorial royalty free license for this image on DreamstimeDiscover a completely different world visiting my gallery with images from Japan.

Sunset in Brittany

Citeste in limba romana Beautiful sunset over the rocks of  The Pink Granite Coast in Brittany, in the northwestern part of France. You can buy editorial royalty free license for this image on www.istockphoto.comFollow the development of the gallery containing amazing landscape images from The Pink Granite Coast on my … Continue reading

La Défense

Citeste in limba romana Image of the famous business district La Défense at sunset. La Defense is in the western part of Paris. You can buy editorial royalty free license for this image on DreamstimeFollow the development of the gallery from the modern business district in Paris on my website.

Dutch Landscape

Citeste in limba romana Dutch landscape with traditional windmills in Zaanse Schans. You can buy royalty free license for this image on AlamiVisit my growing collection of images from Netherlands

Technological Contrast

Citeste in limba romana Image of a traditional windmill close to a modern eolian turbine in a cereal field. I am very passionate about this type of old machinery: the wooden windmill. I like very much to discover it in various places. Very often they are in windy fields in … Continue reading

Asian Shadows

Citeste in limba romana A wooden bowl, two chopsticks and interesting lighting. You can buy royalty free license for this image on www.istockphoto.comVisit RazvanPhotography to discover original images from various places of the world.

Eiffel Tower by Night

Citeste in limba romana Night image in Paris of the illuminated Eiffel Tower, the Seine River and a part of a specific ship. In this picture I enjoyed very much to use the various elements I saw to compose the image. The most attractive for me was that old wooden … Continue reading

Japanese Home

Citeste in limba romana Japanese garden seen through a traditional sliding wall of a wooden house. It is very surprising to discover such quiet houses, which invite you to meditation, on the narrow streets and in the small parks in big Japanese cities, contrasting with the modern districts full of … Continue reading

Badminton

Citeste in limba romana Image of few shuttlecocks and a badminton racket on the floor with interesting reflections. I photographed this image in a respite moment of a badminton match. I didn’t plan any special shooting, it only happened I had my camera near me. In that situation I did … Continue reading

Dental Office Abstract

Citeste in limba romana Interesting perspective in a dental office, selective focus on the drill. It is a tough decision to start a stock shooting on the topic “Dental Office”. This is because the topic is extremely well covered by various stock agencies and new images will face strong competition … Continue reading

Bikes of Saxo Bank-Sungard Team

Citeste in limba romana Image of Specialized spare bicycles on the roof of the race car of Saxo Bank-Sungard cycling team on the last kilometers of the category H mountain pass Aubisque climb, during the 13th stage of Le Tour de France 2011. This was  Alberto Contador’s team. You can … Continue reading

Japanese Dance Abstract

Citeste in limba romana If you want to feel the energy in various forms, you have to take part in a Japanese street festival. Their dances and shows are very  dynamic and full of motion and colors which will influence you in a positive way. This is an motion blurred … Continue reading

Blizzard

Citeste in limba romana Blizzard ona peak in The Alps in The Mont Blanc Massif. Always I am very passionate about shooting weather aspects like rain, wind, cold, heat, blizzards, tornadoes. Sometimes I succeed, as you can see in this beautiful image from The Alps. You can buy license for this … Continue reading

Story in Gion

Citeste in limba romana A characteristic aspect from Gion, the ward of the geisha: Geishas – always in a hurry, a Taxi car,wooden houses, night and lights – a piece of Kyoto, Japan…….. You can buy license for this image on DreamstimeCome and discover Gion- The Ward of Geisha on … Continue reading

Parisian Towers

Citeste in limba romana Late and cloudy winter sunrise over  Paris.  You can see a part of the very famous Eiffel Tower in the foreground. In the distance is the disputed Montparnasse Tower which is the second highest office building in the city. You can buy license for this image … Continue reading

Koto-the National Musical Instrument of Japan

Citeste in limba romana Koto is the national musical instrument of Japan. Here, it is in a very specific Japanese room, with paper painted walls and a turkish carpet on the floor. The room is specific for the medieval time in Kyoto, which is the old capital of Japan. You … Continue reading

Vintage Tailoring

Citeste in limba romana Image of an old-fashioned tailoring table. You can buy license for this image on Fotolia I invite you to visit regularly RazvanPhotography’s website

Hairstyle of a Geisha

Citeste in limba romana Close up of an interesting geisha hairdo in the streets of Gion which is the main district of Geishas in Kyoto,Japan. You can buy license for this image on Dreamstime I invite you to visit regularly RazvanPhotography’s website and to discover the amazing and unique Japan

Rotterdam Skylines

Citeste in limba romana Skyscrapers near the port in Rotterdam. Rotterdam is the second largest city in Netherlands and the largest port in the world.It is called the “Gateway to Europe”. There is a very eye catching combination between modern architecture and water canals.Something similar I saw also in Osaka,Japan. … Continue reading

Japanese Traditional Army

Citeste in limba romana Traditional Japanese army (Takeda clan) during a special festival in Yonezawa City, located in Yamagta Prefecture in The North of Japan, featuring a very famous battle between two of the most important clans in the Japanese history . You can buy license for this image on … Continue reading

Night Image of the Mont Saint Michel

Citeste in limba romana Beautiful night reflection of the monastery from Mont Saint Michel in northern France. Located at the mouth of Cuesnon river this is one of the most visited place in France. You can buy license for this image on Shutterstock Don’t forget to visit regularly RazvanPhotography’s website … Continue reading

Silhouette of a Researcher

Citeste in limba romana Silhouette of a female researcher looking through a microscope against a blue sky. You can buy license for this image on 123rf Don’t forget to visit regularly RazvanPhotography’s website to see new visions of very famous places or to discover new interesting travel locations.

The Road

Citeste in limba romana Image of a road in a field area with a row of electricity poles at the right side and a wind turbine at the left side. New technologies and new energy sources are hot topics in stock photography.Some major agencies reported as bestsellers in 2011 images … Continue reading

Dutch Windmills Silhouettes

Citeste in limba romana Silhouettes of traditional Dutch windmills in Zaanse Schans. When I was there I felt the light is not great for the perfect classic image. So I turned back, facing the sun and I shot this image which is full of story. You can buy license for … Continue reading

Paris- The city of light

Citeste in limba romana In this image you can see why Paris is known as “The City of Light”.I took this image in a night walk in the city at about 1 am. You can buy license for this image on Dreamstime This year I will start to present an … Continue reading