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El Rodeo, Catamarca
Argentina

"La mesadita" El Rodeo, Catamarca, Argentina. Marzo de 2013. Samsung Galaxy S III mobile phone, modo panorámico.

Copyright: Raúl gerez
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Uploaded: 01/04/2013
Updated: 02/04/2013
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