Borislav Balushev - photographer

Featured Projects

Interior photogrpahy for Orange center

Interior photogrpahy for Orange Center Bulgaria. Innovative chain of shops that offer books, music, video and stationary products at one place. The images were taken at the shop located in The Mall, Sofia and will be used for updating the company's vision.



Corporate photography for Gorna Banya 1 mineral water

Photography of the production capacities and the working process in Bulminveks LTD, manufacturer of Gorna Banya 1 mineral water. I was impressed by the scale and speed of their assembly line, which is one of the most modern in Bulgaria. Here's a selection of some interesting pictures from the production.



Photography of natural sites in the municipalities of Pleven and Montana

In the autumn of 2017 I was invited to photograph 60 natural landmarks in the municipalities of Pleven and Montana. The final result after fulfiling the task were: 14 days of shooting and sunshine, 5000 kilometers travelled, 1 car that needed serious repair, dozens of adventures and new acquaints, thousands of colours and endless breathtaking sceneries. I was lucky to combine work and travel and it was real pleasure to discover those beautiful Bulgarian places. Purpose of the images is to promote the landmarks by using them for creating a  web site and mobile application. A selection of the most prominent images could be seen here.



Photography for IMPACT cross border project between Bulgaria and Romania

In 2017 was implemented the cross border project “Integrated Multimedia Platform for Active Culture and Tourism – IMPACT” between Bulgaria and Romania. The activites under the project were taken on the territory of 15 municipalites situated along the riverside of Danube. The main objective is to develop and maintain the tourist activites in the cross border area of the two countries. Images were taken in a two month period and more than 120 natural, historical, cultural and religious destinations were visited. The full collection of photos and videos could be seen on the  official website of the project, and a selection of the most interesting photographs could be found  here.



Interior photography for guest house "Lavanda",  Kovatchevitsa

In the spring of 2017 I was invited by the owners of guest house "Lavanda" to contribute their already large collection of photos of the place. I didn't save efforts and imagination trying to capture the spirit of that remarkable place, created with lots of work and dedication. During the shooting I took traditional interior photos and created virtual tour which was afterwards published in Google street view platform. Pictures will be used for promoting the house in different accommodation sites.




Photography for Virtual Museum "Iskra", town of Kazanlak

In the summer of 2016 was launched the new virtual museum of Kazanlak, ,under the project "Documenting and digitizing of Thracian tombs, burial complexes and movable cultural heritage of the Valley of Roses and Thracian Kings", which is funded under the program BG08 "Cultural Heritage and Contemporary Art"

As a photographer of the project I had the exciting but not easy job to visit and shot the numerous departments of the museum i.e.: Trachian thombs in the valley of Kings around Kazalak, Central exibitoin of the Museum and the brand new Rose Museum in the city centre. The acomplishment of this large project included interior and exterior photography, vrtual tours and close-up studio photography for the more prominent exhibits from Trachian age. See how I remembered this initiative here.




Google Street View for Business

To keep up pace with the new technologies in presentation of 360 degree virtual tours , in March 2016, I've been enroled in Google Street View Trusted program, which allows me to offer my clients the opportunity to have a 360 degree panoramic virtual tour of their business published on the Google Street View platform. Make your company interior accessible directly from the serach results page in Google.

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Photography for Virtual Museum of Tutrakan

In April 2016 was launched the new web page of the Virtual Museum of Tutrakan I was honored by the sponsors by giving me the chance to catch the spirit and mood of this beautiful town located on the riverside of Danube. The job included creation of Virtual tour, building 3D models of selected exhibits, photographing of the Museum exibitions as well as general views from the city needed for the colourful vision of the web site.



Interior photography for "CCU Dobrinishte" hotel

CCU Dobrinishte hotel is a part of CCU hotel chains. It's a complex of 6 family houses situated at "Ruskovets Resorts" in the skirts of Pirin mountain. Shooting took part at the beggining of 2016 and was the last stage of the large project of photographing the whole hotel chain. Images will be used for the oncoming web page of the hotel as well as for print and presentational purposes. A Virutal tour of the property has also been preperated. See how the beatiful houses look through my lenses.



Interior photography for "Profibar"

Profibar is a nice new coffee bar located just across the arch of the Sprots Academy in Sofia. If you comming by, don't miss the chance to try their incredibile smoothies. Have a touch to the bar's cosy athmosphere by browsing the gallery below. Images will be used for web and print purposes.



Interior and exterior photography of COOP hotel chains


I'm presentin a selection of the most interesting photographs taken for COOP chain of hotels, which are situated on different attractive spots in Bulgaria. Special thanks to the people from company's administration who trusted me for this responsible  enterprise, as well as for the positive feedback when it was succefully accomplished. Shooting took place at the end of summer 2015 and the images will be used for advertising purposes as well as for building the brand new web sites of the hotel chain.


See the virtoul tour for "Rozhen" hotel



Interior photography of luxury properties

A resume of one of my prominent projects in 2015 in which I had the task to catch the special athmosphere of private luxury properties located on the Black Sea coast. The images were used for presentation in limited edition property magazine.


Montana - Vidin - Dolj

In the summer of 2014 under the '"Romania-Bulgaria Cross Border Cooperation Programme 2007-2013", which is co-financed by the European Union through the European Regional Development, a web portal has been launched. The web site's purpose is to promote the sightseeings of the participating municipalites.

Shooting the images and the video was  a memorable adventure. I'm presenting a selection of views that will remind me of that incredibile part of Bulgaria. Hopefully they will provoke some of you to get in the car and start treir jurney to the North-West.

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Discover the unknown part of the Balkans 

In 2014 was also completed the p​roject "Discover the unknown part of the Balkans" as a part of The Cross-Border Cooperation Programme between the municipalites of Montata - Bulgaria and Nish - Serbia.

The project's objectives is to advertise the tourist destinations on the teritory of Montana and Nish municipalities. I had the pleasure to take part in it as a photographer and the images were used for print materials and for the gallery on the website.

Click on the image below to become a part of the magic called North-West Bulgaria.



Central Cooperative Bank advertisment

I'm glad to present some advertising photographs - a project from 2014 for promotion of a common product between leading Bulgarian companies. Pictures were taken along with a TV advertisment on four different locations at some of the most prominent facilites of the participating companies.

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Following the path of faith, the Apostles and ancient civilizations in the heart of Stara Planina.

I'm sharing a few moments with you, captured in some of the most attractive places in Bulgaria, situated at the territory of municipalities of Etrople - Pravets -Teteven. The pictures were taken under the project "Following the path of faith, Apostles and ancient civilizations in the heart of Stara Planina" with the support of The European Union and the Operational Programme Regional Development and will be used for preparation of printing marerials and web site.

click to visit municipalities of Etrople, Pravets and Teteven



Virtual tour of the historical museum at Gotse Delchev town.

The virtual tour is a part of the new web site of the museum under the project "Popularization and Preservation Of The Cultural and Historical Heritage in The Cross Border Region Gotse Delchev - Prosochani", project acronym CULGER, financed under European Territorial Cooperation Programme Greece - Bulgaria 2007-2013

Virtual tour of the regional museum in the town of Gotse Delchev, Bulgaria



First prize at the competition for logo design of sports-tourist organization, Dimitrovgrad, Serbia

The winning project is mine and was selected among 20 others, created by 8 participants in the competition


Web portal for cultural and natural heritage and sustainable tourism

Koprivshtitsa, Bulgaria - Surdulica, Serbia

The portal was finished in 2012. You could visit it at

The project is co-funded by EU trough the Bulgaria–Serbia IPA Cross-border Programme

Thanks to the portal tourists and visitors will be able to access large database containing pictures of all tourist destinations, virtual tours, tourist routes, GIS maps, information about hotels and restaurants and many more.

I was honoured to take part in the project as a main photograpger and I'm happy to share some of the moments which will remind me of that interesting and emotional enterprice.

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Photographic Exhibition "Koprivshtitsa in details"

I'm proud to present you my second photo exhibition where you'll be able to get a closer look at the typical architecture style of Koprivshtitsa which has saved it's traditions from the beggining of 18th century.

The photographs will be sold for charity to help building a monument of Petko Karavelov in his birth town.

The exhibition opens at 13.30h on 12 Oct 2012 in the firs class school museum. It will stay there until 12 Nov 2012.

click here to see the exhibition


Ulrik and Valya's wedding

The beautiful images are inspired by the amazing westcoast of Greece and the good mood and smily faces of guests and bride and groom. 


Rila Monastery virtual tour

Take a look at the frescoes of the most popular Bulgarian monstery  There's no need to go there, just click on the image below to start the virtual walk

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Pamidovo Wine Cellar

Presenting one of the leading wine cellars in Bulagaria in a different and artisric way. The emphasis is on the cobination between new techologies and traditions of the wine-production in Bulgaria. The images contribute the achieving of a new and modern vision of the winery and will be used in the preparing of presentation products.


Cross border cooperation programme between Pleven (Bulgaria) and Dolj (Romania) districts

Photographing of tourist destinations in Pleven and Dolj districts as a part of an Eurpean program for straightening the cross-border cooperation in the field of tourism. The images have been published in a tourist catalogue with circulation of 4000 copies. The catalogue will be distributed in the tourist centres of Pleven and Dolj districts.