Reims France by barnyz Via Flickr: Reims cathedral medieval gothic architecture, the impressive west front with the typical combination of three huge entrance portals, a central rose window and two towers over each aisle. Champagne-Ardenne, France. Sony Nex3
Wildlife photographer Alain Balthazard photographed this short-eared owl turning its head upside down in Champagne-Ardenne, France. The birds, also found in Northern England and Scotland, turn their heads up to 270 degrees in a display of surprise and curiosity when humans approach.