Japan – The 2000th Image on www.radurazvan.com

This is the 2,000th image on my website www.radurazvan.com.It is a new step in the development of my 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 more then 10,000 images. … Continue reading

Scottish Warriors

Two medieval Scottish warriors fighting in front of the audience during the “Week-end de L’ascension-Grand Fête médiévale” in Nogent le Rotrou in France.This was a historical reenactment festival around the Saint Jean Castle. This image is an invitation to browse my interesting collection of Medieval Characters. You can see with … Continue reading

Medieval Entertainers

A couple disguised as cave-people performing for entertaining the spectators, during a historic reenactment close to the fortress walls in Rodemack,France. It was bad weather there. It was cold and snowing slightly.The temperature was below 0 Celsius degree. However the performers decided to start the show.Their decision stimulated me to … Continue reading

Portrait of a Blacksmith

Portrait of a blacksmith working near the fire during a reenactment festival in Nogent le Rotrou , France. You can buy royalty free license for this image on www.istockphoto.com Come and discover the magic world of Medieval Europe.

Notre-Dame de Paris

Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris located on the Ile de la Cite is one of the most famous Gothic Cathedral in the world. Discover more images from Paris

Clock Tower in Sighisoara, Romania

Citeste in limba romana Image of the Clock Tower from Sighisoara,Romania.Sighisoara is a city and municipality on the Târnava Mare River in Mures County, Romania. Sighisoara is considered to be one of the most beautiful and well preserved inhabited citadel in Europe,with an authentic medieval architecture. You can buy royalty … 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

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

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

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

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

Venetian Masks

Citeste in limba romana Close up image of colourful masks during the Canival of Venice.Selective focus on the eyes of the red mask. In my personal classifications of the best places to visit in the world, after Kyoto, Venice is on the second place.I will continue to explore this unique … Continue reading

Venetian mask

Citeste in limba romana Venice,Italy,February 26th 2011:Portrait of a person wearing a characteristic mask during the Carnival of Venice nights. This year I discovered Venice.I consider this image a link between my old passion, Kyoto, and my new passion, Venice. This woman wears a traditional Venetian mask and a Japanese … Continue reading

Venetian celebration

A group of people wearing traditional medieval Venetian costumes celebrating on a street terrace in Venice during the Carnival days. You can buy this image here.

Medieval troubadour

Medieval troubadour tunning his traditional string instrument during Week-end de L’ascension-Grand Fete medievale in Nogent de Rotrou, France, 13-16.05.2010. You can buy this image here

Kaiser William Memorial Church-Berlin,Germany

Cold tone image of the Kaiser William Memorial Church (in German: Kaiser-Wilhelm-Gedächtniskirche) located in Berlin. The original church was badly damaged in a bombing raid in 1943. After that, near it was built a modern belfry. Both of them form now one of the most prominent landmarks of Berlin. You … Continue reading