0 Likes

The Château de Vincennes (the Sainte-Chapelle and the donjon)
France

This is a view of the Château de Vincennes. The photo was taken between the Portique Le Vau (south), the Sainte-Chapelle (east) and the Donjon (west). There are at north the Pavillon du Harnachement, the Tour du Village (in the distance), the Pavillon du Génie and the Pavillon des Armes.

The shot was taken in november 2011, in the beginning of the afternoon. Panorama made in HDR version (enfuse).

References : http://www.cheminsdememoire.gouv.fr/page/affichelieu.php?idLang=en&idLieu=1621

Copyright: Franck masschelein
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10806x5403
Uploadet: 04/01/2012
Opdateret: 11/09/2014
Visninger:

...


Tags: château de vincennes; castle; sainte-chapelle; donjon; paris; vincennes; france; hdr; enfuse
comments powered by Disqus

Роман Осташ
Fort de Vincennes HDR
Antushev Vladimir
Le Chateau Vincennes Paris
Роман Осташ
Fort de Vincennes
Antushev Vladimir
Chateau De Vincennes Paris
Andrea Biffi
Château de Vincennes and Chapelle
Antushev Vladimir
La Sainte Chapelle, Vincennes, Paris
Andrea Biffi
Château de Vincennes and Chapelle
Andrea Biffi
Château de Vincennes
Antushev Vladimir
Le Donjon, Vincennes, Paris
Franck Masschelein
The Château de Vincennes (the court)
Роман Осташ
Fort de Vincennes
benjamin-suzanne
Sous un arbre
jacky cheng
平遥首富候百万-正房
Jedsada Puangsaichai
Wat Phra Si San Phet, Main Chedis, Ayutthaya
Udo D
Missile and Space Gallery
Jedsada Puangsaichai
Wat Yannawa, Top of Boat Vihara, Bangkok
Martin Broomfield
Baja and Cyclo Glodok Jakarta
dieter kik
Vertou Moulin Gautron V2
Tibor Illes
M3 Archeopark - new palaeolithic house
Jiri Vambera
Prunerov powerplant
Martin Broomfield
Covered Street Market
Martin Broomfield
View from Pacific Place Jakarta Indonesia
Nimenenea
Pietrosu Peak, Rodna Mountains, Romania
Fariborz Alagheband
Khajo Bridge
Franck Masschelein
Bergues, outer ramparts
Franck Masschelein
Rouen, view from the coast Sainte-Catherine
Franck Masschelein
Barge in dry dock at the shipyard Courchelettes (#2)
Franck Masschelein
Distorted road in countryside of Pevele
Franck Masschelein
Inside the wood Leurent
Franck Masschelein
Parc du Rivage Gayant Douai (#1)
Franck Masschelein
Musee de plein air - the medicinal garden
Franck Masschelein
The pond of the Puchoie
Franck Masschelein
Park Wood Leurent
Franck Masschelein
The garden of caves of Cambrai, behind the palace of caves
Franck Masschelein
Church of Saint-Gobain
Franck Masschelein
Barge in dry dock at the shipyard Courchelettes (#1)
More About France

France is affectionately referred to as "the Hexagon" for its overall shape.French history goes back to the Gauls, a Celtic tribe which inhabited the area circa 300BC until being conquered by Julius Caesar.The Franks were the first tribe to adopt Catholic Christianity after the Roman Empire collapsed. France became an independent location in the Treaty of Verdun in (843 AD), which divided up Charlemagne's Carolingian Empire into several portions.The French monarchy reached its zenith during the reign of Louis XIV, the Sun King, who stood for seventy-two years as the Monarch of all Monarchs. His palace of Versailles and its Hall of Mirrors are a splendid treasure-trove of Baroque art.The French Revolution ended the rule of the monarchy with the motto "Liberty, Equality, Fraternity!" On July 14th, 1789 angry mobs stormed La Bastille prison and began the Revolution in which Louis XVI, his wife Marie-Antoinette and thousands of others met the guillotine.One decade after the revolution, Napolean Bonaparte seized control of the Republic and named himself Emperor. His armies conquered most of Europe and his Napoleonic Code became a lasting legal foundation for concepts of personal status and property.During the period of colonization France controlled the largest empire in the world, second only to Britain.France is one of the founding members of the European Union and the United Nations, as well as one of the nuclear armed nations of the world.Text by Steve Smith.