Bucharest is a city for which it seems easy to me to answer the obligatory question “So how did you like Bucharest?”. Well, maybe not judging, but describing it. And everything is captured more or less in this one photo.
Cables. Wherever you go, there are cables. Some are hanging to the ground, some are still in place. But they really are on every single street light. Our host Radu explained us that they remain from the time when there was no real electricity network. Everyone just established their own energy connection and as of now, not much changed.
Hotels. They seem to mushroom up. Wherever you look, there is a hotel. The town seems to discover the tourism and the economy seems to do well. Prices are almost as in Germany and significantly higher than in other post-communistic countries.
Traffic. Traffic lights don’t seem to bother anybody, pavements are reserved for parking cars, and traffic lanes do not exist. I was kind of happy to decide in last minute to take the train instead of a rental car.
Beautiful Architecture. I know, matter of taste. But I just like that classical, pompous style. You can surmise it in the building on the left.
Everything together. Contrasts wherever you are looking, a completely destroyed house next to a luxury hotel. A hotel on the green and nothing around. Everything works.
Camera: Canon EOS 500D
Lens:Canon EF-S 10-22mm @ 10mm
Exposures: 3 (-2, 0, +2)
Exposure time (middle): 1/250s
Location: Bucharest, close to the NH Hotel where we stayed for two nights. Approx. 5 minutes away from the city centre.
Software: Lightroom 4.3, Photoshop CS6, Photomatix Pro, Nik Dfine 2.0
Get it On Your Wall
100% Satisfaction Guarantee
Money Back Guarantee
All artwork purchases are covered under our 100%, "take 30 days decide" money back guarantee.
If you are not satisfied with your purchase you can return it for a credit, refund or exchange within 30 days.
Lifetime Fade Free
The artworks sold as "Fine Art Prints" are exclusively printed using fade-free fine art archival papers and inks.
If your artwork was to fade, send it back to us and we will replace it at no charge for as long as you own it. No questions asked.
Lifetime Framing Warranty
We use only use the finest archival materials, and we guarantee that our framing will not damage your artwork in any way.
However, if for some reason something was ever to happen, you are 100% covered. If artwork was damaged because of our framing, we will reframe or replace it at no charge.