16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
History Meets Innovation

“As the medieval castle stronghold of the Austrian Alps crumbles in the background, the Highline 179 suspension bridge traverses the steep valley. The ancient castle, built over 800 years ago, has been pounded by frigid winters and enemy cannons over the years yet the bridge is still youthful. Only time will tell if its fate will be the same.”

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Ruette, Austria
Camera: iPhone 7
Copyright: © Kevin Nordby