"To me, photography is an art of observation. It's about finding something interesting in an ordinary place... I've found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them." - Elliott Erwitt
Daniel Barnuti was born in 1981, in Cluj-Napoca, Transylvania - Romania. Even if he is a Law School graduate, his passion for photography and film making was so great, that soon after graduation he started working for one of the major Romanian TV broadcasters. In 2011 he started traveling and exploring other cultures, living in the Middle East for 7 years and working as a freelancer photographer and film maker.
Nowadays, Daniel is living in Transylvania, working as a film director, director of photography, editor and producer for his own production house - Rialda Media Production. He is also a trainer and senior year student in the Documentary Film Master of the Faculty of Theater and Television in Cluj-Napoca. As a documentary filmmaker, his main theme of interest is the spiritual journey and he is currently working on a feature movie project within the Masterschool Documentary Campus program.