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Cascades de Morel #3
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The cascades below Albussac are a series of cascades along a fairly long circular walk starting and finishing at Albussac in the Correze region of France. These waterfalls run through the steep wooded Franche - Valeine gorges, before flowing into the upper Dordoyne. Pano - handheld using Canon 400D, Samyang 8mm

Copyright: Roger handyside
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Resolution: 6324x3162
Uploaded: 30/08/2010
Updated: 25/08/2014
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