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Inside the wood of Heron park
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This is a view from inside the wood of Heron park in Villeneuve d'Ascq, between the path "Chemin de la Motte Quicampoix" and "Chemin du Maître David". The shot was taken in june 2010, in the end of the afternoon. Panorama made in HDR version (tonecompressor).

Copyright: Franck masschelein
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Uploaded: 24/06/2010
Updated: 11/09/2014
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Tags: wood; trees; nature; park; heron; villeneuve d'ascq; france; hdr; tonecompressor
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