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The Château de Vincennes (the Sainte-Chapelle and the donjon)
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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
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Taken: 19/11/2011
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Geüpdatet: 11/09/2014
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Tags: château de vincennes; castle; sainte-chapelle; donjon; paris; vincennes; france; hdr; enfuse
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