The romantic city of Annecy with lots of castles and churches is located in the Haute-Savoie department of Rhone-Alpes in southeastern France, is often called the Venice of Savoie. Annecy is on the tip of the stunningly picturesque Lake Annecy and overlooks snow-capped mountains. The photograph is taken from the village Veyrier-du-Lac situated on the east side of the lake with the view over Annecy from the lake side.
Award Winner: Photo of the Day | May 25
Award Score: 60 (Value 11, Clarity 11, Composition 16, Style 11, Skill 11)
Photo of the Day Award Category: Night Photography
Photograph Location: Veyrier-du-Lac, Haute-Savoie, France
Photographer: Ola Cedell (Malmo, Sweden) Registered
Born in southern Sweden in 1969, Ola Cedell moved to Melbourne Australia in 1996, then to Aachen Germany in 2001, and returned back to southern Sweden in 2003. Food has been a big part of Cedell’s life, as he always enjoys tasting and trying new things. Besides his engineering career, he has been enjoying amateur photography since 1996. Nowadays, Landscape and food photography are his main categories, i.e. for the catering company Gazpacho. His inspiration comes form all around the world, but mainly in southern Sweden as well as France Alpes/Provence.