Lovers’ Waterfall

The Spirit of Trauttmansdorff
Lovers’ Waterfall by Leonida Boschello

Image details - Lovers’ Waterfall

Photographer: Leonida Boschello
Competition: Competition 10
Category: The Spirit of Trauttmansdorff
Location: The Gardens of Trauttmansdorff Castle, Merano, South Tyrol, Italy


When I saw this statue of the lovers and the waterfall between them I instantly thought of Virgil’s famous quotation: “Love conquers all”. I thought that colour diverted attention away from the poetry and meaning of the scene, so I opted for a black and white composition.


Finalist - The Spirit of Trauttmansdorff