Lighthouse

Challenge #4 in the Objects and Places Around the Globe. series. Hosted by Marlyn0082.
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Provide a B&W or color image of a Lighthouse; it must be the main subject of the picture.
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Phare d'Eckmuhl, Penmarc'h, Brittany (F)
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The Phare d'Eckmühl is an active lighthouse in Penmarc'h, Finistère, France. At a height of 213 feet (65 m) it is one of the tallest lighthouses in the world. It is located at the port of Saint-Pierre, on Point Penmarc'h, on the south-western corner of Finistère and the north-western entrance to the Bay of Biscay. It replaced an earlier lighthouse, the tower of which can be seen in the background.
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Submitted: Tuesday, 22nd January, 2013 11:31 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 1st October, 2011
Focal length: 5.2 mm
Shutter speed: 1/800 sec
Aperture: F3.5
ISO: 100
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