This Lighthouse is situated on the Pink Granite Coast (Cote de Granit Rose) on the northern coastline of Brittany, France. (West of Perros-Guirec) The area is famous for it’s granite rocks ranging from pink to red in colour and this type of rock can only be found in two other places in the world – Corsica and China.
The Lighthouse was originally built in 1860 but was destroyed in the Second World War. It was re-built in 1947 with local stone.
Image captured on 10th July 2007 in RAW with a Fuji Finepix S9500, ISO 100, 1/640sec, f8, F/L 11.7mm. Converted to 3 TIFF images +2,0,-2 Ev’s in CS3 and tonemapped in Photomatix 3.2 to create a single HDR image.
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