Lantern tower of la Rochelle

Lantern tower of la Rochelle


This tower was started in 1445 and was maintained till then despite changes in the city fortifications. It has had several names over time: Tour du garrot, tour des prêtres (priests tower), tour des quatre sergents (4 sergents tower), tour de la lanterne (lantern tower)


Country: France


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Copyright: Olivier Ffrench

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Camera Maker:Canon
Camera Model:Canon EOS 10D
Original Time Taken:05/28/2007
Shutter Speed:1/320 sec
ISO Sensitivity:100
Focal Length:23 mm
Lens Info:17.0-40.0 mm