Here's another pigeon house photographed in the Tarn countryside, it is located near Lautrec, ranked among the most beautiful villages in France. The village is located exactly at the heart of the Tarn department in the Pays de Cocagne, on the road Pastel and lofts.
"Another tarnais symbol ... In rough or terracotta, brick, stone, basic, complex ... The pigeon house takes all architectures, all forms we want to give it. And Tarn lists nearly 1700 specimens. ..
The columbine is pigeon droppings which served as fertilizer for the cultivation of the vine and pastel. In the Middle Ages, the loft was custom reserved for the nobility. But in the south of France and in particular the Tarn, the right to possess a dovecote was quickly extended to all those who had enough land to feed the pigeons. Follow Route Pigeon Tarn is from the meeting of the picturesque region.
A "mule foot" on pillars, arcades, with cylindrical tower ... or timbered architecture are amazing and varied ... "
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miumiu (6113) 2014-06-17 3:59
l like the vivid colours of the fields and the sky is very impressive with these huge clouds.
The composition is nice too.
l like the little pigeon house.
dkmurphys (57033) 2014-06-17 7:43
Very picturesque countryside landscape. I like the colors and that pigeon house, never seen one before.
Have a good day.
Nicou (138998) 2014-06-17 8:26
Charmante image dans la belle campagne de ce pigeonnier sueprbe iamge et compo quel bel petit édiffice splendide.
Bravo et amitié
jjcordier (79297) 2014-06-17 23:15
Je crois que je préfère la version verticale qui fait la part belle à ce très beau ciel surmontant le pigeonnier.
- Copyright: Magaly PAGANO (Giustiniani) (3632)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-06-16
- Categories: Nature, Architecture
- Camera: Canon EOS 1100D, Canon EF-S 18-55 IS f3.5:5.6, 52mm circular polarizer
- Exposure: f/22, 1/50 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Map: view
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Date Submitted: 2014-06-17 2:11