Category: Photo Essay

12 Beautiful Spring Scenes

Noticing the first spring flowers is always a joyful event for us. Not just because I like photographing flowers, but also because the best part of the year for us starts with these flowers. I don’t know about you, but we don’t really like winter here in Hungary. Some of the snowy days could be…
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Wonders Of The Macro World: Mushrooms

One thing I like about photography is that it teaches me to notice the small beauties of the world. Actually, being beautiful is not even a requirement for being noticed. Being interesting is enough. And if you look from the right angle, almost everything can be interesting. Mushrooms are a good example of that for…
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15 Pictures To Make You Fall In Love With Little Fatra

Little Fatra (or Malá Fatra in Slovak) is one of our favorite weekend hiking getaways from Budapest. This barely known mountain range is located in Slovakia, and it consists of several protected areas – like Little Fatra National Park itself. Though it’s not a very large – neither a very high – mountain range, it…
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14 Fairy Tale Winter Scenes

The best thing about winter is snow. We usually haven’t had much of that in Hungary, at least in the past decade. Maybe that’s why we like winter much more up in the mountains. Like in the Tatras. Or the Alps. (Okay, I’m obsessed with mountains any time of the year, anyway.) The landscapes there…
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Photo Essay: Foggy High Tatras

How is your relationship with fog? As a hiker, I hate it. I’d rather choose rain and wind than fog, because at least one can see something then. Well, no one asks me in the first place. On the other hand, rain and fog often goes hand in hand in the high mountains. But as…
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Our Best Animal Photos Of 2018

We’ve already shared our best pictures of 2018, but we have an extra piece this time: animal shots! Photographing animals in the wild is a game of chance and patience. You have less time to adjust camera settings and experiment with different angles. You better be quick when they appear, and take the shot before…
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13 Pictures To Lift Your Holiday Spirits

We are not especially fond of the colder part of the year. Our mood usually reaches its low around November when skies and landscapes become grey, weather turns cold and wet, and we don’t want to go anywhere or do anything. Fortunately, December cheers us up with lots of Christmas magic and, hopefully, with the…
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Our Best Photos Of 2018

Every year’s end is another chance for reflections and new plans. Year after year, we share our best travel photos this time – as we reflect on our year, and in the hopes that they will inspire you for the upcoming year. 2018 was not just a year full of natural beauties, but also a…
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Lost In Nature: Australia

When we were dreaming about Australia, we were dreaming about a paradise of pure blue and green (and orange). The countless shades of the ocean, the rainforest and the desert. Since it’s a vast continent, we didn’t have time to see the desert this time. But we’ve seen all the fabulous shades of blue and…
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