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Château de Biron - la terrasse
France

The Château de Biron is a castle in the in the valley of the Lède in the commune of Biron in the Dordogne département of France. Since 1928, the Château de Biron has been listed as a monument historique by the French Ministry of Culture.

The shot was taken in august 2012, in the middle of the afternoon. Panorama made in HDR version (enfuse).

Source : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ch%C3%A2teau_de_Biron

Copyright: Franck Masschelein
Typ: Spherical
Upplösning: 10656x5328
Taken: 12/08/2012
Uppladdad: 30/09/2012
Uppdaterad: 11/09/2014
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Tags: castle; chateau de biron; terrace; biron; france; hdr; enfuse
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