Your pictures: Love

image copyrightDoris Enders
image captionDoris Enders submitted this photograph of heart shaped balloons in the air.
image copyrightTibor Acs
image captionTibor Acs: "Love padlocks on the Szechenyi Chain Bridge in Budapest. This is one of the most beautiful bridges in Hungary."
image copyrightHelen Jane Holman
image captionHelen Jane Holman: "A bond between a musician and their instrument is truly a special kind of love. I fall in love with him every time I see his passion when he plays."
image copyrightJon Ames
image captionJon Ames: "A loving swan couple at Kochelsee, south of Munich, in the shadow of the Bavarian Alps. To secure the heart of his pen, the cob fought off a hopeful male with a spectacular air and water chase - clearly she was delighted with his success."
image copyrightAngela Burton
image captionAngela Burton: "Here is a photo of a statue, for me you can feel the love between a mother and her child, even though it is carved from marble."
image copyrightIan Salisbury
image captionIan Salisbury: "Elephants have many human traits and, in Zambia's South Luangwa National Park, they show their affection with suitably romantic trunk hugs."
image copyrightAlice Bedford
image captionThis photograph of a very public proposal was taken by Alice Bedford at the Trevi Fountain in Rome.
image copyrightCarol Chan
image captionAnd finally a photograph by Carol Chan of lots of locks. The next theme is "Splash" and the deadline for your entries is 21 February. If you would like to enter, send your pictures to Further details and terms can be found by following the link to "We set the theme; you take the pictures" at the bottom of the page.

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