Holi Festival

Holi Festival is a Hindu Spring Festival held in India. Festival is also called “Festival of Colours” or “Festival of Love” . Festival depicts arrival of spring and the end of winter. People dance, laugh, communicate with each other and than throw colourful powder to each other. I have taken these photos in 2014, when…

Istanbul Film Festival

It’s been second year already I attend Istanbul Film Festival . Almost every year I visit Istanbul, so as a beginner filmmaker, I decided to coincide my trip to the Film Festival and use a wonderful chance to attend up-to-date film screenings, press conferences, workshops and introduce with new film professionals. I have to mention that unlike previous…

The Worst film photos of my travel archive

“ Nothing happens when you sit at home. I always make it a point to carry a camera with me at all times…I just shoot at what interests me at that moment. – Elliott Erwitt  —— When I left home this Summer and went for travelling with my friends, I simply decided to abandon my…

Batumi International Art-House Film Festival – Closing

Sea, Sun and Art-House films for the entire week – this is paradise, isn’t it? Well, It’s been fourth consecutive year, I’m visiting Batumi International Art-House Film Festival as a blogger and photographer. Following very diverse and rich choice of the films, on 20th of September, winners of BIAFF were announced at the Closing Ceremony. “Mustang”…

Passion of Taste: Acharian Khachapuri

When it comes to food, I become extremely devoted, passionate and involved. I do love both, cooking and tasting of well made food. Mostly, I prefer home made food, or something close-to-home-made dishes. Thus, cafes, restaurants, bars and pubs that offer such food attracts me more then others. Busy people are rare visitors of their homes,…

Stop Violence Against Women

Today, on November 25, in many towns of Georgia, including the capital city – Tbilisi, people came out to protest violence against women. Quite intensive and diligent stop-violence-campaign was launched about a month ago, following aggressively accelerated femicide in Georgia. Thus, notwithstanding very cold and rainy day, lots of people appeared in up to 30 towns…

Georgia: Batumi Fish Market

If you’re having a holiday in Batumi – seaside town of Georgia, you can visit a Fish Market, not very far from the town center. First you have to go to the Fish Market and choose the kind and amount of fish you wish. Afterwards, you give the fish to the cleaner woman, who will…

Outdoor Cinema at Batumi Botanical Garden

Outdoor cinema or open air cinema is a quite widespread form of entertainment. When Georgia was a part of the Soviet Union, there were number of outdoor cinemas, mostly in the parks of the capital. After collapsing, many things have disappeared from the open air, including the cinema. In last decade, tradition has recovered and…

Soviet Cars in post-soviet Georgia

Notwithstanding that years passed since the collapse of the Soviet Union and many things have changed since on, still one can easily find soviet cars driving in the streets of the post soviet countries, including Georgia. After the collapse, Germany was the main source of the second hand cars that flooded the country, Opel, Mercedes,…

Interior of Violence

Recently, I have participated in the workshop organized by the UN Women on “Gender sensitive reporting and gender based violence”. Afterwards, “Interior of Violence” – exhibition-performance was performed at Marjanishvili Theater, Tbilisi, Georgia. Performance was staged based on the articles and posts provided by the Georgian journalists and bloggers within the framework of the UN Women…