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Abandoned windmill of Gouy-sous-Bellonne
France

This is a view on the old abandoned windmill of Gouy-sous-Bellonne. The shot was taken in may 2012, in the beginning of the evening. Panorama made in HDR version (enfuse).

Copyright: Franck Masschelein
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Resolution: 10668x5334
Uploaded: 17/06/2012
Atualizado: 11/09/2014
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Tags: mill; windmill; abandoned; ruins; gouy-sous-bellonne; france; hdr; enfuse
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