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L'étang de la Puchoie
France

This is a view of the pond of the Puchoie, in Saint-Amand-les-Eaux.

The shot was taken in april 2013, in the middle of the afternoon. Panorama made in HDR version (enfuse).

Copyright: Franck masschelein
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Uploaded: 21/04/2013
Updated: 11/09/2014
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Tags: pond; lake; trees; nature; puchoie; saint-amand-les-eaux; france; hdr; enfuse
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