Photos in this gallery were taken by Carl Johnston, behind the scenes at stages of the Tour de France 2007.
Most of the
photos were taken at the start in Montpellier .
Others were taken at the finish in Marseilles & Castres.
in his final "Tour"
... Tom Boonen (left) & Erik Zabel (right) have their say
Start in Montpellier & Podium girls take a break at the finish (trying to hide from perverts with cameras !)
... Bradley gets prepared
... Cobo & Jens Voight (left) & CSC back up (right)
Hushovd (left) & Axel Merckx (right) flies in the Alibi time trial
... Rasmussen (left) & Vinikourov (right) face the microphones, before everything hits the fan !
.... Millar time !
... Hernandez(left) shows off his "King of the Mountains" Jersey & George Hincapie (right) & family