17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
The lake and the castle

The castle of Montalto Dora, in Piedmont, is reflected in the waters of Lake Sirio in a late autumn afternoon. In the background the snowy Alps. The Castle of Montalto Dora is located in a very special geological environment, unique in the entire Europe: the Serra di Ivrea , a 25- km-long amazing moraine hill.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Italy
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Andrea Mucelli