December 28, 2012

Lake Garda, Italy

Photograph by Joseph J. Scherschel, National Geographic

This Month in Photo of the Day: Vintage National Geographic Photographs

Twin siblings playing in Italy’s Lake Garda drift by Castello Scaligero in this Kodachrome picture that appeared with a 1968 National Geographic profile on the country's "Land of Lakes." The castle's crenelated battlements date to the 13th century.

See more Kodachrome pictures from the archives »
View a timeline of the history of photography »
See present-day pictures of Italy »

1 comments
mon mon
mon mon

It must be a nice feeling to look back in Nat Geo and see yourself years later.

Special Offers

  • multiproduct_email_100x75_jancover.jpg

    National Geographic

    Subscribe to National Geographic magazine and save. Print and digital editions available.

Shop National Geographic