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Day trip to Kratovo and Kuklica

Summer weekends, this year, were dedicated to a few day trips we could take from Skopje. After the one to Kokino, we decided to go to a place none of us have visited before- the city of Kratovo and the nearby village of Kuklica.

Day trip to Kokino

Being cooped up indoors has been (almost) no fun at all, but it's the least we can do for a while, I guess. So this summer I decided to visit a few outdoor places in my country which would not have made my "to visit" list, if there was no pandemic.

Pride Month

Happy Pride Month everybody! Even though we are well into June, I thought I would still dedicate one post to the movement that brings so much love and joy to so many- Pride!

What does a photographer do in times of social distancing and isolation?

By now most of us have been in isolation/ social distancing for at least a while now. The government measures here began about a month ago and since all my work engagement ceased at the same moment, my isolation began effectively. As a portrait/ architecture photographer, meeting new people and going new places were big "no no"s in the given situation, so I have had to find ways in which to keep on being productive during this time.

Short winter break

Let me begin by saying- I am not a winter person. Snow is a nah, winter sports are a definite no. However, I do like to keep active during winter as well, so whenever I get the chance I try to go to a thermal spa nearby. This winter that break came early, and we... Continue Reading →

Day trip to Mavrovo

Last year we went on a day trip to Mavrovo to enjoy the fresh air, amazing autumn scenery and lovely food at least for a day. The snow wasn't on the ground, so the autumn leaves were in full bloom, and it was spectacular to witness. I'm not a specially gifted landscape photographer, but here it's really difficult to miss a shot.

Why don’t we like ourselves in photographs?

Last month, I was hired to take portraits of a the employees of a company in Skopje (something I often do). The people were young, nice and attractive, but were in no way models or experienced in front of a camera- except for their selfie cameras. As the shooting went on, they kept finding flaws in their pictures and wanted to retake them, but all I wanted to tell them was how nice their smile was, or how great their hair looked, or how flawless their skin was- but kept most of it to myself so that they didn't think that I wanted to get off easy

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