Vanatori-Neamt

Vânători-Neamț, Romania

A devout woman kisses the hand of a monk in the yard of the Secu monastery. Since the fall of the communist dictatorship at the end of 1989, the influence of the Orthodox Church has become very important in the country. August 2017. Une femme pieuse baise la main d’un moine dans la cour du…

Brasov

Brasov, Romania

Romani people are one of the country’s largest minority. They are said to still be highly discriminated in the Romanian society. August 2017. Le peuple rom est une des plus grandes minorités du pays. On dit qu’il est encore victime de fortes discriminations dans la société roumaine. Août 2017.  

Agapia, Romania

A community of around 400 women lives on the land of the Agapia monastery in the Neamt mountains. They all have their own small wooden house with a garden covered with flowers. August 2017. Une communauté de près de 400 femmes vit sur les terres du monastère d’Agapia dans les monts du Neamt. Elles ont…

Bucarest

Bucharest, Romania

It looks like a wedding dress. But there was no sign of a wedding. It can be she was just a Romanian girl riding her bike with a friend. August 2017. Cela pourrait être une robe de mariée. Mais il n’y avait aucune noce en vue. Il se peut qu’elle n’est juste été qu’une fille…

Bistrita

Bistrita, Romania

Rural life in northern Romania is such a pleasant experience. You sometimes have the feeling you go back in time. August 2004. La vie à la campagne au nord de la Roumanie est une expérience très agréable. On a parfois le sentiment de remonter le temps. Août 2004.

Ormeniș

Ormeniș, Romania

Half of the inhabitants in the village of Ormeniș, like these kids, are Roma. The village used to be known as a Saxon village. In the 1990’s, there were some incentives to encourage the German speaking population to migrate to Germany after centuries spent in Romania. This is the time when the Roma started to…