Transylvania: Eternal Terrain

Ancient ways of living and eating thrive in the Transylvanian countryside.

Agnes Elek gathers a rooster for her soup pot in Miklosvar
Agnes Elek gathers a rooster for her soup pot in Miklosvar.Landon Nordeman
A kitchen at Count Kalnoky's estate in the village of Miklosvar
A kitchen at Count Kalnoky's estate in the village of Miklosvar.Landon Nordeman
Gyuri Barabas, the local blacksmith in front of his workshop with his apprentice, in the village of Miklosvar
Gyuri Barabas, the local blacksmith in front of his workshop with his apprentice, in the village of Miklosvar.Landon Nordeman
Haystacks in the field outside Miklosvar
Haystacks in the field outside Miklosvar.Landon Nordeman
Tourists on a street in Sighişoara
Tourists on a street in Sighişoara.Landon Nordeman
Barbu Petru and Tulbure Nicolae gather hay in Crit
Barbu Petru (left) and Tulbure Nicolae (right) gather hay in Crit.Landon Nordeman
Roma outside the village of Biertan
Roma outside the village of Biertan.Landon Nordeman
Shepherds return from milking their herd, outside of Viscri
Shepherds return from milking their herd, outside of Viscri.Landon Nordeman
A farmer sharpening his scythe in a field outside of Miklosvar
A farmer sharpening his scythe in a field outside of Miklosvar.Landon Nordeman
Agnes Elek in the kitchen at Count Kalnoky's estate in Miklosvar
Agnes Elek in the kitchen at Count Kalnoky's estate in Miklosvar.Landon Nordeman
Katalin Simon harvesting carrots at Count Kalnoky's estate in Miklosvar
Katalin Simon harvesting carrots at Count Kalnoky's estate in Miklosvar.Landon Nordeman
Cows heading home at dusk, on the main street in Miklosvar
Cows heading home at dusk, on the main street in Miklosvar.Landon Nordeman
Guests assemble for dinner in the cellar dining room
Guests assemble for dinner in the cellar dining room at Count Kalnoky's estate in Miklosvar.Landon Nordeman
The village of Biertan
The village of Biertan.Landon Nordeman
Flowers outside a house in Biertan
Flowers outside a house in Biertan.Landon Nordeman
Fruit jams made by Gerda Gerghiceau
Fruit jams made by Gerda Gerghiceau.Landon Nordeman