photography

This category includes photography trips that I have guided or done by myself.

Sunset over Stob pyramids

Stob pyramids

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Landscape photography trip Stob pyramids are a majestic set of land formation situated only about an hour drive south of Sofia, Bulgaria. At the end of the road you start a walk along a track for about 40 minutes that takes you up to a wonderful panorama view.…
St.Nikolai monument

Cape Kaliakra sunrise

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Cape Kaliakra After welcoming the sunrise at Buzludzha peak we wanted to get another sunrise. This time it would be at Cape Kaliakra: 8 km long cape on the Northern Black sea coast. From the top of the mountain, we descended down tot he Black sea coast.…
Long-legged Buzzard

Bird photography hides test

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I just returned from testing two new photography hides for Eastern Imperial Eagle. Colleagues have been feeding the eagles weekly for a few months now and we had left a photo trap to follow the scene.…
sunrise

Buzludzha sunrise

It was freezing cold! I spent about two minutes without gloves setting my camera and then could not feel my fingers. I seriously thought I might be on my way to loose my fingers but could not admit it.…
Backlight sand pyramids near Melnik

Melnik pyramids

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Melnik pyramids are not far from where I live, but it has been some time since I last wrote here but here am I back again. I used the time during the Christmas holidays to visit some of my favourite areas.…
Sunset over the gorge

Gorge photography

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It’s been a long time since I last did any landscape photography and any related blog post. Well, here I am back again with a story from the past weekend when I wanted to explore some areas not far from Sofia.…
SNAPP guides campaign

SNAPP guides seek your support

A new innovative photography location finder called SNAPP guides started its campaign on Kickstarter – you can check it out at http://kck.st/1NGXfwH The link contains full description of the app content including: superb locations for photography in a number of countries based on local knowledge simple to use suitable times and conditions inspirational images creative tips beautiful design detailed maps to use both on and offline option to create itineraries option to sync across devices SNAPP guides campaign   You can see the full desciption of the campaign on its page in Kickstarter here. …
the eye and the Kidney © Iordan Hristov

Seven lakes – photography trip

Just returned from a wonderful weekend that I spent in Rila mountains. My plants were to study the opportunities for photographing the seven lakes which are really picturesque and well visited by a great number of people.…
sperm whale © Iordan Hristov

Bird survey in Norway: day 11 – sperm whale

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Today was a day off. The forecast was for rainy weather so i better utilize this time appropriately. Still woke pretty early though. The weather was really miserable but i could not stay indoors and took the coastal road towards Andenes.…