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BGTW awards 2016 © Rudolf Abraham

#BGTWawards (2)

...and shortly after receiving the award for Best UK Feature last night at the British Guild of … [Read More...]

Mountain Playground - Cairngorms for Kids. BBC Countryfile magazine. © Rudolf Abraham

#BGTWawards (1)

I was very pleased to win an award for Best UK Feature, at the British Guild of Travel Writers … [Read More...]

Riga, Latvia photography © Rudolf ABraham

Riga (1): St Peter’s Church spire

St Peter's Church spire and adjacent buildings, Riga, Latvia © Rudolf Abraham Absolutely one … [Read More...]

Slovenia – Piran sunset. Photography © Rudolf Abraham

Slovenia – Piran sunset

Piran sunset, Slovenia © Rudolf Abraham Nikon D700 & 70-200/2.8 Shot in August this … [Read More...]

Peaks of the Balkans Trail, Albania © Rudolf Abraham

Peaks of the Balkans (2): Man on a donkey

Man on a donkey, near the Pejë Pass (Qafa e Pejës) leading to Theth. Peaks of the Balkans trail, … [Read More...]

Peaks of the Balkans trail, Albania © Rudolf Abraham

Peaks of the Balkans (1): Theth

Two images from the Peaks of the Balkans trail in Albania – a waterfall near the village of Theth, … [Read More...]

Heart n Soul presents The Beautiful Octopus Club, South Bank Centre, London. Team Trabant. © Rudolf Abraham

Team Trabant at The Beautiful Octopus Club

Heart n Soul presents The Beautiful Octopus Club, South Bank Centre, London, UK (9 September 2016). … [Read More...]

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The Referendum – Vote Remain

So today Britain goes to vote on whether or not to remain part of the EU, in a referendum based on a … [Read More...]

Tate Modern Extension opening weekend, Bankside, London © Rudolf Abraham

Flaming queue

Queue and orange wall. Tate Modern Extension opening weekend, Bankside, London (18 June 2016). The … [Read More...]

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Northumberland Coast Path

Northumberland Coast Path (Northumberland Coast AONB), my daughter walking near Chiswick Sands (top) … [Read More...]

Northumberland Bamburgh Castle coast photography Rudolf Abraham

Bamburgh Castle Sunset

Sunset over Bamburgh Castle, Northumberland coast © Rudolf Abraham Nikon D700 & … [Read More...]

Nockberge National Park, Alpe Adria Trail, Austria © Rudolf Abraham ATaat_0983

Alpe Adria Trail (9): Nockberge National Park

Two more shots from the beautiful Nockberge mountains in Carinthia, Austria, on the Alpe Adria Trail … [Read More...]

Évora, Alentejo, Portugal © Rudolf Abraham

Évora

Two more images from Évora, Alentejo, Portugal. Shot on a recent visit to the Évora … [Read More...]

Évora, Alentejo, Portugal, Chapel of Bones, travel photography copyright Rudolf Abraham

Évora – Chapel of Bones

The 17th century Chapel of Bones (Capela dos Ossos), at the Royal Church of St Francis (Igreja Real … [Read More...]

Buso carnival Mohacs Hungary, mask maker and carver Antal Englert in his workshop, photography © Rudolf Abraham

Mohács: the mask carver

Master mask carver Antal Englert in his workshop, Mohács, Hungary. Photographed during the Busó … [Read More...]

Busó carnival, Mohács, Hungary © Rudolf Abraham

The Busós of Mohács (3): Where the wild things are

Busó carnival, Mohács, Hungary (February 2016). In the evening, after the procession on the last … [Read More...]

Busó carnival Mohács Hungary photography © Rudolf Abraham

The Busós of Mohács (2): Danube crossing

Busó carnival, Mohács, Hungary (February 2016). The Busós of Mohács cross the Danube in traditional … [Read More...]

Buso carnival Mohacs Hungary UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage photography © Rudolf Abraham

The Busós of Mohács (1)

Busó carnival, Mohács, Hungary (February 2016). The Busó carnival or Busójárás is a traditional … [Read More...]

Imster Schemenlaufen carnival Tirol Austria © rudolf Abraham

Schemenlaufen (2): Roller & Scheller

More shots of the Roller ('jumpers') and Scheller ('ringers'), the two main groups of characters at … [Read More...]

Imst Schemenlaufen carnival in Imst, Tirol, Austria, January 2016, UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage photography © Rudolf Abraham

Schemenlaufen (1): Carnival in the snow

Schemenlaufen, a traditional Fasnacht (carnival) procession held only once every four years in Imst, … [Read More...]

Wayside shrine, Carinthia, Austria © Rudolf Abraham

Alpe Adria Trail (8): Wayside shrine

Wayside shrine near the historic town of Gmünd, on the Alpe Adria Trail, Carinthia, Austria. © … [Read More...]

Alpe Adria Trail Italy Val Rosandra photography © Rudolf Abraham

Alpe Adria Trail (7): Val Rosandra

The slopes of Monte Carso rising from the Val Rosandra, near Trieste, northern Italy (January 2016). … [Read More...]

Alpe Adria Trail Carinthia Austria Nockberge Mountains National Park photography © Rudolf Abraham

Alpe Adria Trail (6): Nockberge Mountains

The Nockberge mountains in Carinthia, Austria, on the Alpe Adria Trail © Rudolf … [Read More...]

Flamenco dancer in Seville Spain photography © Rudolf Abraham

Fundación Cristina Heeren de Arte Flamenco, Seville

Dance class at the Fundación Cristina Heeren de Arte Flamenco in Seville, Spain © Rudolf … [Read More...]

Alcazar Seville Spain photography © Rudolf Abraham

Seville

Two shots from Seville, Spain © Rudolf Abraham Shot on a recent trip to Seville while … [Read More...]