Merry Christmas

People walking and riding bicycles under the beautifully illuminated and decorated entrance in the old part of Strasbourg city during the winter holidays. During December in Strasbourg are 12 Christmas Markets which make this city a real Christmas Capital. I wish you all a Merry Christmas You can buy royalty … Continue reading

Christmas Market in Strasbourg

Image of people walking among festive street stands and merry-go-round in Broglie Square near the Cathedral in Strasbourg during the Christmas Market.In Strasbourg there are 12 Christmas Markets which make this city a real Christmas Capital. You can buy royalty free editorial license for this image on Shutterstock You can … Continue reading

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

Taiko Show-Action Detail

Dynamic detail during a Japanese drums show.Such drums are called “Taiko’ and they are specific for Japanese folklore. The show is full of energy, rituals, action and sound. I love very much this kind of traditional Japanese street performance. You can discover it if you visit one of the multiple … Continue reading

Sunset Over Etretat, France

Image at the sunset of Etretat a commune in the Haute-Normandie region of France. The place is wellknown for its cliffs and wild landscapes which attracted important painters like Monet. You can buy rights managed license for this image on www.radurazvan.com You can discover more images from Etretat in my … Continue reading

Kiosk in Venice

Two old men arranging a kiosk full of magazines and souvenirs in a town square in Venice. You can buy royalty free editorial license for this image on my travel images archive Come and discover the beauty of Venice Discover the mystery of the Carnevale di Venezia

Vaporetto

Venice,Italy- February 18, 2012:Image during the morning hours of Vaporetto cruising on the Grand Canal in Venice.Vaporeto is a motorised waterbus which ply regular routes along the major canals and between the city’s islands. You can buy rights managed editorial license for this image on my travel images archive Come … Continue reading

Publicity Caravan in Pyrenees Mountains

Port de Pialheres, France- 6 July, 2013: Row of Cochonou vehicles driving on the road to Col de Pailheres (Pyrenees Mountains), during the passing of the publicity caravan before the apparition of the peloton during the stage 8 of the 100 edition of Le Tour de France on July 6 … Continue reading

Le Tour de France Action

Le Pont Landais,France-July 10, 2013: The Yellow Jersey ( Chris Froome, Great Britain) pass through a group of excited spectators in front of the Mont Saint Michel monastery, during the stage 11 of the edition 100 of Le Tour de France 2013, a time trial between Avranches and Mont Saint … Continue reading

Street Painters in Mallorca

Street painters working near The Cathedral of Santa Maria of Palma (La Seu) in Majorca. Palma de Majorca is the capital city of the island Mallorca in Balearic Islands in Spain. You can buy royalty free editorial license for this image on Dreamstime Come and discover Mallorca through my eyes … Continue reading

Buddhist Monk

Kyoto,Japan-March 7th, 2004: Image of a Buddhist monk begging for donation in the streets of Kyoto. While he (or…she) stays motionless, he sings a prayer all the time. You can buy rights managed editorial license for this image on radurazvan.comCome and discover the fascinating Japanese world through its people in … Continue reading

Venetian Gossip

Couple wearing traditional masks and costumes playing in San Marco Square during The Venice Carnival days. You can buy rights managed editorial license for this image on Alami Come and discover the fascinating Venice through my eyes and lenses. Or you can watch my slideshow inspired by Venice

Rialto Bridge

Rialto Bridge is the oldest bridge across the Grand Canal in Venice. You can buy royalty free license for this image on shutterstock.com Come and discover Venice through my eyes and lenses.

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 Cyclist in Action

This year I attended for the first time few stages in one of the most famous one week stage races Paris- Nice known as “The Race to the Sun”.This image shows an environmental portrait of the Belgian cyclist Debusschere Jens from Lotto-Belisol team, riding during the prologue of the 2013 … Continue reading

Blue Mistery

Environmental portrait of an unidentified person disguised in a beautiful blue costume in Annecy, France, during a Venetian Carnival, which is held yearly, to celebrate the beauty of the real Venice. You can buy royalty free license for this image on Shutterstock More images from this festival in Annecy

Venice & Venice Carnival

Today is the real start of 2013 edition of Venice Carnival. To celebrate this I did my first slideshow with travel images: Venice

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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.

Best images 2011

Watch on Best images of January 2011       Medieval Troubadour Read the post The Fight Between Dark and Light Read the post Lights and Shadows Read the post Flute Performance Abstract Read the post   Best images of February 2011       Upper Normandy Coast Read the post La Falasise d’Amont-Etretat Read the … Continue reading

Crowd in Venice

Citeste in limba romana Image of crowd of tourists walking between stands with souvenirs in the evening in Sestiere Castello in Venice. Sestiere Castello (The Castello District) is the largest district in Venice and it has a special Italian atmosphere all the year long. You can buy license for this … Continue reading

Night Illumination

Citeste in limba romana Night wet illuminated street in Kyoto, Japan. This image was shot many years ago. The location is quite near the Gion, the ward of geisha.There are such cobbled streets between wooden tea houses. I enjoyed very much to walk there during the night and to feel … Continue reading

Jazz Band

Citeste in limba romana Jazz band performing on Charles Bridge in Prague. You can buy license for this image here Visit RazvanPhotography

Piazza San Marco

Citeste in limba romana Low angle view of people in various situation in St. Marco Square in Venice. Piazza San Marco is the main public square in Venice, and is one of the most visited site of Europe.It is one of the few urban spaces in Europe where human voices … Continue reading

Venetian Story

Citeste in limba romana A girl sitting on the edge of the Grand Canal in Venice,taking a picture of a gondolier using a smart phone. You can buy license for this image here You can buy high quality prints or postcards here The entire collection of images from Venice is … Continue reading

Japanese drummer

Citeste in limba romana Dynamic image of a traditional Japanese drummer performing in the street during Aoba Matsuri.This is one of the most important festival in Sendai ,Japan. You can buy license for this image here Visit RazvanPhotography.

The priest

Citeste in limba romana Shinto priest praying in Shimogama Temple,Kyoto,Japan. Browse our collection of People in Japan here

Yellow jersey

Citeste in limba romana Image of a group of cyclists including The Yellow Jersey (Thomas Voeckler-Team Europecar) climbing the category H mountain pass Aubisque in the 13th stage of the 2011 edition of “Le Tour de France”, the biggest cycling race in the world. This year I had the opportunity … Continue reading

Avenue des Champs-Élysées

Citeste in limba romana Crowded terrace on the Avenue des Champs-Elysees during a cloudy afternoon.The Avenue des Champs-Élysées is one of the most famous streets in the world located in Paris,France.The avenue runs for 2 kilometers and contains many cinemas, cafés and luxury specialty shops. Among other things, for me, … Continue reading

Market trade

When I am in a place I like very much to find a small and undiscovered detail which can characterize that place. This is an example: a woman paying in a Japanese food market. You can buy this image here.

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.

Best images 2009

Best images of January 2009        Ice formation Businesswoman in an airport Perspective in a coffee bar The power of life…the power of sports Best images of February 2009        Big city traffic Urban romance Nuns at Varatec Monastery,Moldavia,Romania. Old friends……. Best images of March 2009        Urban spring Old … Continue reading

Urban Bicycle Ride

Panning image of a young woman riding her bicycle in a traditional city square. You can buy this image here My portfolio on iStockphoto

Japanese drums show

Japanese drums show during Aoba Dori Matsuri in Sendai,Japan. Travel stock photography is a very attractive and controversial field of stock photography.If you consider and manage travel photography strictly as a business it can become a very important source of stock photography income. You can buy this image here My … Continue reading

Businessman

Business images are probably the best selling subject in stock photography.This is the reason why this category contains a very large number of files.So, if you decide to be successful in this field, you will probably have some difficulties in finding a real empty specific niche . You can buy … Continue reading

House of Parliament,Bucharest,Romania-night image

Night travel images have a good stock potential.

People crossing the street

Motion blurred upper view of a crowd crossing the street during the night in a city. Interesting lighting provided by the cars headlights stopped at the traffic light. You can buy this image here My portfolio on Dreamstime

Happiness

Good conceptual images with a positive message are always great for stock photography.