About me

Work Histrory


– 2005- Participate the first contest
– I won the third place at Orange national competition on multimedia category
– 2006- I was awarded twice. First, i won first prize at Orange national competition. My pictures were published also by the magazine Photomagazin
– 2007-2008- I won the third place at Orange national competition on multimedia category and I also taken two auxiliary prizes
– 2009-Aurel Rapa http://www.foto.no/cgi-bin/articles/ajax/articleViewSection.cgi?id=120 courtesy `competition SWPA (worldphoto) with my photo called The Fire Ball.
The photo had been used by SONY in a worldwide competition, for the contest section called After dark.
http://www.worldphoto.org/competitions/open
The same picture has been also used by Facebook Monthly Photo Competition
22 Oct 2010 November Theme – After Dark Aurel Rapa, Romania, The Fire Ball … All personal information will be used by WPO in accordance with its …
http://www.worldphoto.org/competitions/facebook-monthly-photo-competition-november-2010/?showTab=Rules
-2010- The winner of the IPA International Photography Awards
IPA it`s an international contest. There are more than 15.000 photos sent from 103 countries worldwide. IPA`s jury is made up by National Geographics, Magnum Photo, Saatchi & Saatchi, Esquire magazine , BBC etc.
News about the contest :
http://www.libertatea.ro/stire/foto-romanii-au-facut-furori-la-international-photography-awards-2010-301189.html
-2010- Syngentaphoto Contest finalist. My photos had been displayed at the Syngenta exhibition from Kunsthalle Basel Museum, Switzerland
– One of my photos is chosen as the photo of the week at the National Geographic international contest.
http://www.blic.rs/galerija/Kultura/1509/Godisnji-foto-konkurs-za-National-Geographic
http://seawayblog.blogspot.com/2010/11/national-geographic-contest-2010.html
-2011- I was awarded for photo-documentary and photojournalism to a romanian contest and declared the photographer of the month.
http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/castigatorul-concursului-se-cauta-fotografia-lunii-aprilie/613
-2011- I was the winner of the Libertatea daily contest, „Tu si Libertatea” http://www.libertatea.ro/detalii/articol/tu-si-libertatea-336455.html
-2011- I was the winner of section photograph on film to Imatech Nikon contest http://www.amosnews.ro/2011/Concursul_de_fotografie_pe_film-29-85763.html
http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/castigatorii-cursului-de-fotografie-pe-film/7802012- Documentary photography workshop..http://hiddenrealityproject.blogspot.ro/2012/03/unseen-life-of-orthodox-priest-by-aurel.html
-2012 -Special Prize Nikon http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/impresii-din-weekend-ul-nikonistilor-editia-a-treia/856
-exhibition –http://www.fotografa.ro/index.php?cmsID=1&newsID=2796
2012-Portrait public prize http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/se-cauta-fotografia-lunii-martie-2012-castigatorul-premiului-publicului/918
-2012 Stark-Magazine USA http://www.stark-magazine.com/p977905246#h171cfa36
-2012 Interview -Artline http://www.artline.ro/Interviu-cu-Aurel-Rapa–autorul-fotografiei–Invazia-spaniola-din-9-mai-2012–29352-1-n.html
-2012 -3rd place “FINLANDIA VODKA in the Midnight Light”https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=357472074315926&set=a.305417659521368.72066.224455680950900&type=1&theater
Interviu Fotografa.ro http://www.fotografa.ro/index.php?cmsID=3&newsID=2891
Locul 1 “The ultimate Midnight Photography Challenge”http://www.photomagazine.ro/castigatori-the-ultimate-midnight-photography-challenge/
Locul 1 la Fotohobbyshop concursul Povesti despre copii https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=344889685588509&set=a.113078818769598.18681.100002024408315&type=1&theater
Locul 2 Finlandia https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=400213243375142&set=a.305417659521368.72066.224455680950900&type=1&theater
City Vibration 2rd place https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=421558177907315&set=a.305417659521368.72066.224455680950900&type=3&theater
-2012 -1st place https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=433293390067127&set=a.305417659521368.72066.224455680950900&type=1&theater
2013-Workshop Nikon Street Photo http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/workshop-gratuit-fotografia-de-strada-invitat-aurel-rapa/1242http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/workshop-ul-fotografie-de-strada-cu-aurel-rapa-galerie-de-imagini/1249

Workshop Centrului de Educatie Vizuala Nikon http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/workshop-uri-gratuite-pentru-elevi-cu-ocazia-implinirii-a-1-an-de-la-infiintarea-centrului-de-educatie-vizuala-nikon/1263
Workshop Street Photo http://www.photosetup.ro/evenimente/intalnirile-fotografice-photosetup-street-photography ,http://blogdefotografie.ro/despre-fotografia-de-strada-intr-o-intalnire-foto-cu-aurel-rapa/ http://www.clubulfoto.com/street-photography-cu-aurel-rapa/

http://www.photomagazine.ro/castigatori-the-ultimate-midnight-photography-challenge/
2013 – membru al juriului la SPIR ART sectiunea fotografie editia IX-a ,Bucuresti faza pe municipiu
2013- membru al juriului Nikon –http://www.nikonisti.ro/concursuri/se-cauta-fotografia-lunii-septembrie-2013-22
Expozitie Live Samsung https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.580516898676083.1073741850.328337927227316&type=3
http://stiri-telefoane.mobilissimo.ro/samsung/samsung-galaxy-nx-primele-impresii_18618.html
http://www.noutatifoto.ro/samsung-galaxy-nx-disponibil-in-romania/
-Membru al juriului Nikon http://www.nikonisti.ro/concursuri/se-cauta-fotografia-lunii-decembrie-2013-25
Workshop Street Photo Samsung Romania
http://www.imidoresc.ro/workshop-fotografie-de-strada/
https://www.facebook.com/events/472524822870749/
Juriu Nikon-
http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/se-cauta-fotografia-lunii-februarie-alb-negru/1404
2014 –http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/se-cauta-fotografia-lunii-septembrie-fotojurnalism/1504
http://www.f64.ro/fotografia-de-strada-pe-timp-de-noapte-curs-foto-cu-aurel-rapa.html
2015 -Membru in Juriu Nikon http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/se-cauta-fotografia-lunii-februarie-2015-portret-de-indragostiti/1571
-2015- Wokshop Samsung Mobile
http://www.calatoriagalaxys6.ro/
-2015 Workshop Photo Romania Festival http://www.photoromaniafestival.ro/academia/workshop-de-fotografie-de-strada-cu-cristi-nistor-si-aurel-rapa-photo-romania-festival-nikon-day/http://ziuadecj.realitatea.net/cultura/editia-din-2015-a-photo-romania-festival-se-apropie-de-final-vezi-programul-din-weekend–137972.html

-Ambasador Nikon Romania http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/ambasadorii-nikon/1663
2016 –http://www.nikonisti.ro/articole/politia-romana-serviciul-pentru-interventii-si-actiuni-speciale/1852

https://www.antena3.ro/actualitate/inedit/proiect-inedit-al-unui-fotograf-roman-povestile-emotionante-ale-unor-casnicii-de-peste-o-jumatate-363252.html

http://jurnalul.ro/stiri/observator/povestea-unor-casnicii-de-peste-o-jumatate-de-veac-un-proiect-al-ambasadorului-nikon-aurel-rapa-717221.html