Emmanuel Boitier - La Chaine des Puys

Emmanuel Boitier - La Chaine des Puys

The Chaîne des Puys is a collection of about 50 volcanoes, located in central France. It is a north-south chain of cones, lava domes, maars and explosion craters. The name of the range comes from a French term, puy, that refers to a volcanic mountain with a rounded profile. This year, the local authorities propose its candidacy to the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Location: Auvergne, France

Posted on 15.08.2011
Photo info - 16.07.2011: NIKON D3S, 24 mm, ISO 200, f 8, 1/50 sec
Tags: cloud emmanuel boitier france landscape mountain volcano wildlife photography
Emmanuel Boitier - La Chaine des Puys

Emmanuel Boitier - La Chaine des Puys

The Chaîne des Puys is a collection of about 50 volcanoes, located in central France. It is a north-south chain of cones, lava domes, maars and explosion craters. The name of the range comes from a French term, puy, that refers to a volcanic mountain with a rounded profile. This year, the local authorities propose its candidacy to the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Location: Auvergne, France

Posted on 15.08.2011
Photo info - 16.07.2011: NIKON D3S, 24 mm, ISO 200, f 8, 1/50 sec
Tags: cloud emmanuel boitier france landscape mountain volcano wildlife photography