The Venetian Carnival in Annecy, France

Citeste in romana This year the Venetian Carnival in Annecy has reached its 20th edition. Annecy is a city in the French Alps, which used to be an important destination for Italian immigrants. They brought with them, among others also the nostalgia of the great Italian events. Being a city … Continue reading


Citeste in romana Most of the times I get my favorites photos in two determined moments of a photographic session. It is either at the beginning when I take the first photos (in the adaptation phase) when I am not yet very well familiarized with the subject and I’m still … Continue reading

The Project :

Citeste in romaneste is one of my projects that I am very fond of. This may be so, because I am very passionate about bicycle riding and of course Le Tour de France. Having the opportunity of living in France, I have succeeded in close observing, “live” as you … Continue reading

Best Images 2013

To see the larger images please click on the each thumbnail. Best images of January 2013       Rainy Night in Paris Read the post Tractor Read the post Reflections in Strasbourg Read the post Spring in Japan Read the post   Best images of February 2013       Clock Tower in Sighisoara, Romania … Continue reading

Cycling Races I will Photograph in 2014

Here is a list of few cycling events, I may attend for taking photos during this year 2014: Paris- Nice (The race to the sun)  09-16.03.2014 Milan- San Remo (The Spring classic) 23.03.2014 Paris-Roubaix (The Hell of the North) 13.04.2014 Liège–Bastogne–Liège (La Doyenne) 27.04.2014 Le Tour de France 05-27.07.2014 La … Continue reading

Sunset on the Loire River in France

Beautiful sunset on the Loire River located in the Central France. Along this river is the famous Loire Valley where are some of the most famous castles in the world. Come and follow the development of my collection of images fromLoire Valley.

Best Images 2012

Watch on To see the larger images please click on the each thumbnail. Best images of January 2012       Paris- The city of light Read the post Dutch Windmills Silhouettes Read the post The Road Read the post Silhouette of a Researcher Read the post   Best images of February 2012       … Continue reading

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

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

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

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

2011: The Year of Venice

The eyes behind the mask- The Venice Carnival

Citeste in romana Each time I turned the page of my notebook of future photographic projects to where I had written down « Venice », I got excited. I wondered what this city was really like, the city that was named Serenissima, La dominante, The Queen of the Adriatic Sea. … 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

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

2012- Projects

This year, those who will be accessing my site and my blog regularly will have the opportunity to see the development of the photographic projects mentioned below, which will fall into two large categories : stock photography and travel photography. Stock photography: 1. I will do 3-4 commercial photo session … Continue reading


Citeste in limba romana Close-up image of the cyclist Bookwalter Brent (BMC Racing Team) climbing the category H mountain pass Aubisque,from Pyrenees mountains in the 13th stage of the 2011 edition of “Le Tour de France”, the biggest cycling race in the world.The winner of this edition was his teammate … 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

Water splash

Citeste in limba romana I consider that photographing water splashes is a very challenging subject which can generate very eye catching images.These images are extremely useful to illustrate concepts related to nature and environment conservation which is a very important trend today. I am setting up a studio for producing … Continue reading


Citeste in limba romana “Trifaccia” is a specific type of Venetian mask representing three faces with different expressions. This kind of mask is often used as a decoration and rarely the people wear it during the Carnival days. You can buy this image here. RazvanPhotography’s website.

Old Japanese couple

Kyoto,Japan-April 16 th, 2004: A Japanese couple wearing specific clothes walking in Gion, the ward of geisha in Kyoto. You can buy this image here. For more images of people in Japan please take a look to this gallery here.

Westface of the Petit Dru

Image of the westface of the Petit Dru summit (3733m) in Mont Blanc Massif. This summit together with the Grand Dru (3754m) form the Aiguille du Dru which is an iconic summit in this massif. You can buy high quality prints with this image here. You can buy this image … 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.

Wooden church from Maramures, Romania

Traditional wooden church from Maramures county, Romania. You can buy this image here.

Rinnoji Temple-Sendai,Japan

Autumn image of the garden and Pagoda from Rinnoji Temple,Sendai,Japan. This temple is located the north of Sendai’s downtown. The temple was founded in 1441 by Date Mochimune, a member of the Date clan that later controlled large parts of northern Japan in the Edo Period. Rinnoji is the family … 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.

The Cathedral of Our Lady of Chartres,France

This is an image of the back side of The Cathedral of Our Lady of Chartres which is one of the finest example in all France of the Gothic style of architecture.You can see the contrasting two spires of the cathedral,the taller one was built about 500 years later then … Continue reading

Spring sunrise

Sunrise in a yard with trees in spring. To create this image I shot four sequences of three bracketed images at various exposure compensations between +/- 1/3 and +/- 2. Then I chosen four images and I combined them using two softwares (Photomatix and DxO Optics). In the end I … Continue reading

Man with the stick

Image of a man wearing a medieval costume with a stick in an agressive position during the Carnival of Venice nights. This is a very special capture. This character walks through the crowd in the dark evening. I intended to shoot him and I took the position with my camera … Continue reading

Venetian sunset

Sunset in Venice on the San Giorgio Island.In the distance can be seen The Church of San Giorgio Maggiore, designed by Andreea Palladio and a Benedictine monastery. You can buy this image here.

Shopping cart

Image of an empty shopping cart and its shadows against a black background. You can buy this image here.

La Falasise d’Amont-Etretat

Image of stones and ocean.Location: La Falaise d’Amont in Etretat on the Upper Normandy coast in the North of France. You can buy this image here.

The Fight Between The Dark And Light

Impressive sunset over the ocean on the Upper Normandy coast in Etretat in the North of France. 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

Photokina 2010, brief opinions

Romanian version It was a long summer, full of radical changes, new photographical experiments and traveling. Unfortunately, I was not able to keep up with updating this blog, due to the image production needs. I hope that, as of now, I will be able to post regularly about important moments … Continue reading

Happy New Year 2010

Hello everybody and Happy New Year !!! The holiday is over now. 2009 was a great year for RazvanPhotography. I have a portfolio containing over 6000 images, I can produce about 200-300 images/month,and I get over 35000 individual licenses yearly.In 2010 I will increase the size of my portfolio to … Continue reading

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