Tag: romania

  • Bucuresti - City of 3 Million Faces

    written by anysomething on 2009-05-29 in #world #locations
    Bucuresti - City of 3 Million Faces

    I moved to Bucharest 7 years ago. I only know 0,003 % of the people living here, but I'm happy.

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  • Total Bucureşti

    written by docmorris on 2009-04-01 in #world #locations
    Total Bucureşti

    In Bucureşt in Romania a place where has a lot of given name or cliches.

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  • A Summer Of Festivals – Discover Electric Castle

    written by dop on 2015-07-18 in #world #lifestyle #locations
    A Summer Of Festivals – Discover Electric Castle

    There are quite a lot of festivals to choose from every summer and for sure everyone has his favorite. This June @danika, @hinny and @tomas_bates joined me for one of my favorites: Electric Castle Festival. Armed with loads of films & cameras, good mood and a lot of patience for the road to the heart of Romania, we set off to discover Electric Castle. Read on to find out what this off the radar festival has to offer!

  • Meeting Henri Cartier-Bresson

    written by denisesanjose on 2012-07-31 in #news
    Meeting Henri Cartier-Bresson

    "He had an old, rugged fisherman's coat, with a camera underneath, and another camera around his neck, without the lens," recalls Andrei Pandele, a Romanian architect and photographer who was lucky enough to meet the master photographer. Watch as he shares the stories behind some of the iconic photos Catier-Bresson took as they toured Bucharest in May 1975.

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  • My Clever Collage: The Photo Frame Collage Gift Box

    written by lucretia on 2012-01-18 in #gear #tipster
    My Clever Collage: The Photo Frame Collage Gift Box

    Birthdays are really fun, especially if one of your loved ones is the one celebrating! Birthdays are double the fun if you love making special gifts! I am the person that loves making surprise gifts for my loved ones and wrapping them in a unique way! So if you want to surprise someone with your fun gift wrapping techniques, just keep on reading!

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  • Vintage-themed Print Ads: Pepsi Cola Romania Campaign

    written by lucretia on 2011-07-15 in #news
    Vintage-themed Print Ads: Pepsi Cola Romania Campaign

    Pepsi Cola recently started a new advertising campaign in Romania, “Yesterday and Also Today.” It features some really interesting vintage-themed ads that take you back to the 70s and 80s Romania, especially through the black and white analogue photos used in the majority of the ads.

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  • Carpathian Mountains

    written by bongofury on 2010-12-29 in #world #locations
    Carpathian Mountains

    Let me take you back to the eighteenth century with the Dovbush group and the fight for freedom of the beloved motherland, Hutzulshchyna. Aside from its rich history, the Carpathian Mountains is also a great beauty and an interesting site to go hiking and take photos.

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  • Urban Adventures: The Central Cemetery

    written by lucretia on 2011-08-06 in #world #locations
    Urban Adventures: The Central Cemetery

    The Central Cemetery of Constanta is a place where you go back in time and learn a bit of history. I was surprised to find a bunch of monuments here and passing by the modern, ordinary graves, you will find at the back at the cemetery a museum-like atmosphere.

  • Winners of Saint Ink Studio's Workshop

    written by pvalyk on 2012-01-11 in #news
    Winners of Saint Ink Studio's Workshop

    The contest has ended, we love your work and here are the winners of Lomographic cameras provided by Lomography and Saint Ink Studio.

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  • Are You a Lover?

    written by soundfoodaround on 2012-02-02 in #lifestyle
    Are You a Lover?

    What constitutes being a lover? Being able to appear genuinely enamored in and out of photos? And, in deciding whether or not one is a lover, do we have to define the undefinable concept of 'love', first? Share your thoughts after the jump!

  • The Great Mosque of Constanta

    written by lucretia on 2011-08-09 in #world #locations
    The Great Mosque of Constanta

    The Great Mosque of Constanta is one of the most important monuments in my hometown. It impresses not only through its unique architecture, but also through the magnificent view of the Constanta Port and city which can be admired from the Mosque’s tower.

  • Gravity Park Constanta

    written by lucretia on 2011-07-17 in #world #locations
    Gravity Park Constanta

    Gravity Park Constanta is my favorite place in my hometown. Not only is it the biggest extreme sports complex in Romania, but it is the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle of city life. It’s the place where I can relax, have a great time, practice the sports I love and take funky photos with my Lomo cameras.

  • The Constanta Aquarium - A Great Place to Relax

    written by lucretia on 2011-10-30 in #world #locations
    The Constanta Aquarium - A Great Place to Relax

    If you’re ever in Constanta on a cold or gloomy day and you’re in the mood to take some photos or just relax, the Constanta Aquarium is the place to be! It is not the most glamorous or the most breathtaking place in my home town, but it’s worth visiting.

  • F64 Studio: Photo Department Store in Bucharest, Romania

    written by matej_mjaw on 2013-09-13 in #world #locations
    F64 Studio: Photo Department Store in Bucharest, Romania

    F64 Studio in Bucharest has a surface area of 1,300 square meters, making it the largest photo store in Romania. A three storey building is split into several areas such as a photo studio, exhibition place, relaxation space with a photo bookstore and fish tank, creative space and children’s playground. The space has a capacity to display approximately 5,000 products.

  • A Lomographic Experience at Saint Ink Studio

    written by pvalyk on 2011-12-24 in #news
    A Lomographic Experience at Saint Ink Studio

    Last Saturday we where in Bucharest, at Saint Ink Studio to "Have a Lomographic Experience". We tried Lomography cameras, chatted, saw some movies on how to be lomographers. It was awesome! Here are some pics and thoughts about the event.

  • Analogue Adventures with My Pet: Loving my Ala!

    written by lucretia on 2011-08-22 in #lifestyle
    Analogue Adventures with My Pet: Loving my Ala!

    Ala is my dog and I love her very much even though she is a very, very old lady. She is an English Cocker Spaniel which my Dad got as a present for my 10th birthday; she was a few months then and now she’s about 14 years old (which in human years for a dog her size is 72!).

  • Analogue Nightlife: Music, Lights and Fun at the We Tour Before-Party

    written by lucretia on 2011-08-18 in #lifestyle
    Analogue Nightlife: Music, Lights and Fun at the We Tour Before-Party

    It was the first time I took my Diana to a cool party like this was: great music, great light show and awesome people, all in all a cool summer atmosphere in Constanta. My Diana loves funky lights so I was psyched when the DJ turned them on!

  • Art and culture: The Roman Mosaic

    written by lucretia on 2011-08-11 in #world #locations
    Art and culture: The Roman Mosaic

    The Roman Mosaic is one of the coolest museums in Constanta. It’s not too big so you won’t get bored and you’ll have more time to focus on the details. Whenever I visit the Roman Mosaic, I always take my time to look at all the different artifacts. It is a unique and inspiring experience as I have the opportunity to see one of the most ancient art forms and discover how time has influenced it.

  • Urban Adventures: The Navy Museum of Constanta

    written by lucretia on 2011-08-12 in #world #locations
    Urban Adventures: The Navy Museum of Constanta

    My hometown, Constanta has a rich history and a lot of cool places to visit. As it hosts the biggest port in Romania, Constanta couldn’t do without a place to honor the history of the Romanian Navy. All the local people know about it, but when it comes to tourists, they are bound to miss out on this unique museum.

  • Local Flavor: the City of Constanta

    written by lucretia on 2011-07-26 in #world #locations
    Local Flavor: the City of Constanta

    Constanta is one of the most important cities in Romania. It has a population of approximately 310,000 inhabitants, it hosts the biggest port of the Black Sea and the largest seaside resort in Romania. Constanta is my hometown and is the most impressive during the summer! Its the time when the colors of the city really shine and Constanta immediately comes to life.

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  • My Favorite Childhood Hangout: Culture House Park

    written by lucretia on 2011-08-24 in #world #locations
    My Favorite Childhood Hangout: Culture House Park

    I spent most of my free time as a youngster in the Culture House Park as it was the perfect place to go rollerblading. I loved this sport and I still do so. Once in a while I still go there to rollerblade. What can I say, it’s a roller skater’s dream place!

  • H2o Beach

    written by lucretia on 2011-08-08 in #world #locations
    H2o Beach

    If you’re into kite surfing or you just enjoy having a really great time with your friends at the beach, you’ll definitely love H2o! Situated at the end of Mamaia Resort, H2o Beach is my favorite place to go swimming in the summer and escape the torrid heat of the city.

  • The Park with Rocks

    written by lucretia on 2011-07-15 in #world #locations
    The Park with Rocks

    The Park with Rocks is my favorite park in Constanta. However, this is not its real name. I have been calling it by this name since I was little, as this particular park is full of large rocks. But if you look closely, you will find that they are quite special!

  • Casino Constanta: My Favorite Place to Get Some Sun

    written by lucretia on 2011-04-30 in #world #locations
    Casino Constanta: My Favorite Place to Get Some Sun

    The casino is one of the most important landmarks in Romania and the most significant in my hometown, Constanta. Even though its interior cannot be visited because the casino has been closed to the public for several years, this magnificent monument has been Constanta’s trademark since 1910.

  • Summer Hot Spots: Discovering Wildlife at the Dolphinarium

    written by lucretia on 2013-06-04 in #world #locations
    Summer Hot Spots: Discovering Wildlife at the Dolphinarium

    When it comes to summer in Constanta, there are a lot of places to see and things to do; being the biggest seaside city in Romania, with an opening to the Black Sea, Constanta can offer tourists and locals a wide variety of summer hot spots!

  • City Libraries: “Ioan N. Roman” Public Library Constanta

    written by lucretia on 2011-09-07 in #world #locations
    City Libraries: “Ioan N. Roman” Public Library Constanta

    “Ioan N. Roman” Public Library is the biggest of its kind in Constanta County. It was officially founded on the 19th of July 1931 and by 1942, it already housed about 20,000 volumes. In 2008, the Public Library had about 504,000 books and a substantial collection of audio/video documents, electronic documents, manuscripts, microfilms, and iconography.

  • Food and Drink: Elion Ice Cream

    written by lucretia on 2011-09-07 in #world #locations
    Food and Drink: Elion Ice Cream

    If you’re ever in Constanta and craving for creamy and delicious ice cream, you must have a taste of Elion Ice Cream. They have ice cream places all over town but the best known and visible is the one situated at Tomis Mall.