Paradise lost

PhotographerAndrea Falcon
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryRome, Italy
Photo DateJuly 2017
Entry Description

The nature reserve of Castel Fusano is a 950 acres pine tree forest. Located 5 kilometers south east of the Tiber river mouth, is the greatest green area of Rome (Italy) municipality. Ten days of arson caused by pyromaniacs in July 2017, burned half of its area. Pine trees are now dead black sculptures.