sculpture

Waterfall with saints

Waterfall with rock carvings, above a baptistry on the slopes of Rumija, a mountain above Lake Skadar and Stari Bar, Montenegro. © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved. D700 + 70-200/2.8 Click here to license this image and for more photos of Montenegro. Photo copyright © Rudolf Abraham. All rights reserved. This image may not be …

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Nepal in South Tyrol

The ‘Firmian’ Messner Mountain Museum, Bolzano (Bozen), South Tyrol, Italy. The Messner Mountain Museums (MMM) are an outstanding group of museums scattered across Italy’s beautiful South Tyrol region, dedicated to the mountain world, created by renowned mountaineer Reinhold Messner. MMM Firmian is the centrepiece of these museums, and is housed in the restored Sigmundskron Castle. …

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Eros Bendato

Eros Bendato (Eros Bound), often called ‘The Head’. Sculpture by Polish artist Igor Mitoraj on the main square in Krakow, Poland (7 December 2013) D700 + 70-200/2.8 Photo copyright © Rudolf Abraham. All rights reserved. Images may not be copied, stored, distributed or published in any form without prior written permission from Rudolf Abraham. To …

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Sibenik cathedral

Some images of St Jacob’s Cathedral in Šibenik, Croatia – the finest piece of Renaissance architecture in Croatia, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It’s a phenomenally beautiful building, with some wonderfully emotive sculpture. Šibenik’s cathedral was built between 1431 and 1535 by the architects Juraj Dalmatinac and Nikola Firentinac. Click here for more images …

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Here be dragons

Dragon Bridge, Ljubljana, Slovenia This image was taken at the end of August this year, on the way back to Zagreb from a visit to Slovenia’s Postojna Cave (Postojnska jama) – the harsh early afternoon sunlight making it more suited to a black and white conversion, or a little Photoshop trickery, rather than the original …

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