The Chateau d'Aigle was build in the 12th century by the Savoy family, but the current shape is due to reconstruction taken place in the 15th century by the Bernerse lords. Sitting between famous vineyards is currently a powerfull symbol of the french speaking part of Switzerland. Winter time with snowy alps (French) in the background. HDR Image made from 3 different exposures in order to obtain details in the shadow areas of the composition. A polarized filter has been used.