Category : Travel Landscapes

07 Mar 2019

AZORES – Flores

Azores – Flores July 2016, I make my long promised return to the Azores to capture the beauty of the island of “Flores” and “Corvo”, the two most further from the capital of the Azorean archipelago, the last stretch of land in the midst of the Atlantic, the most distant and in my opinion, the most beautiful island of the European continent. Unspoiled by mass tourism, the peaceful island stands out for its almost idilic beauty, an archetype for the […]

30 Dez 2016

Motion Landscapes on cable channel

Motion Landscapes on cable channel The vídeo “Azores – São Miguel” by Rui Matins (Motion Landscapes) was featured in the segment “Cineturismo” in the Portuguese cable channel Sporting TV by Carlos Sargedas, organizer of Finisterra Arrábida Film Art & Tourism Festival, where the video was first presented in 2013. Carlos Sargedas also mentions Rui Martins, Motion Landscapes and the presence at the festival. PT O vídeo “Azores – São Miguel” de Rui Matins / Motion Landscapes foi apresentado na rubrica Cineturismo […]

05 Nov 2015

Graal of Müritz on Muvi Film Festival

Graal of Müritz on Muvi Film Festival “Graal of Müritz” as featured this year edition of MUVI – International Music on Film Festival in Lisbon in São Jorge Cinema on December the 2nd. The Muvi festival has the motto “See beyond what you hear” and features videoclips and music related films. “Graal of Müritz” is more like a visual poem, and so I find it quite suitable for the event. I couldn’t make it on the date of my film, […]

11 Mai 2015

Rui Martins on Arrábida Finisterra Film Festival

This Years “Arrábida Finisterra Film & Art Tourism Film Festival” edition included 3 works by Rui Martins Motion Landscapes Travel Videography series: Rostock – Cityscapes (2015)   //   Azores – São Miguel (2013)   //   Dresden Altstadt (2012). This years edition of the Tourism Film Festival took place from the 6th to 10th of May in Sesimbra and featured works from 51 participants from 48 countries. Festival: http://www.finisterrafilmfestival.pt/index.php/previous-editions-en/2-uncategorised/98-finisterra-2015-en.html  

11 Mai 2015

ML footage on “Robson Greens’s Ultimate Catch”

ML footage on “Robson Greens’s Ultimate Catch” The first two episodes of Discovery’s Channel fishing program “Robson Greens’s Ultimate Catch” on the Azores, feature shots of Rui Martins Motion Landscapes “Azores – São Miguel” video. The Azores are among the most beautiful places in Europe, and one of the richest havens of natural life the world. Images can be seen at: Episodes I at 03:04 Episode II at 00:35min, 01:02min, 06:16min. “Azores – São Miguel” video: http://motionlandscapes.com/project/azores-sao-miguel/ “Robson Greens’s Ultimate Catch” […]

20 Mar 2015

Graal of Müritz

Graal of Müritz The poem: “Morgen!” was originally written by german raised John Henry Mackay and set to music by Richard Strauss in 1894 and adapt to english by John Berhoff in 1925, in this version using the beautiful sea side sunsets landscapes of Graal Muritz in northen Germany. “Morgen!” (“Tomorrow!”) is the last in a set of four songs composed in 1894 by the German composer Richard Strass It is designated Opus 27, Number 4. The German love poem […]

17 Fev 2015

Rostock – Cityscapes

Rostock Cityscapes In the 14th century Rostock was a powerful seaport, the biggest city of the Mecklenburg-Vorpommern region in todays northern Germany. It has one of the oldest universities in the world dated from 1419. The Ships cruising the Baltic Sea were constructed in Rostock. Its early inhabitant where Polabian Slavs which named the settlement “Fork of a River” or “Ras-toku”, hence the name Rostock. The Danish king Valdemar set the tow aflame in 1161, only afterwards around 1200 the […]

29 Jul 2014

BRN – The Colorfull Republic

History of the BRN In 1990 after the fall of the Berlin wall during the process of unification of Germany known as the “Wende”, the district of Neustadt in Dresden inhabited by a new generation that didn’t identify themselves with the political satus quo, joined to form a micro-nation with its own ideas. The Colorful Republic of Neustadt or Bunte Republic Neustadt was born. A own currency, called Neustadtmark, that was based on the East German currency, was issued. A […]

05 Dez 2013

Azores – São Miguel

Making Azores – São Miguel In the summer of 2013 I made my first visit to the Azores Islands with some friends camping for a two week vacation. Iam Portuguese but I had never visited the island before so I was immediately struck by the beauty of it all and so glad I brought my GH2 along. Filming this video was such a relaxing experience that I actually didn’t know if it actually would result in anything. Just a curiosity, my […]

21 Out 2012

Dresden Altstadt

DRESDEN ALTSTADT: City Of History Dresden is the capital of Saxony and royal residence of its Electors and Kings. When Frederick August II “The Strong”, converted to Catholicism to become King of Poland, he established Dresden as a capital of the arts and built palaces in Dresden and Warsaw. Altstadt (old city) is famous for its Baroque and Rococo architecture dating the 18th and 19th centuries. In The Second World War Dresden shared the fate of other great historical cities like […]

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