French gendarme, Freddy Tinchon (R) helps people after their canoe capsized during a patrol in a canoe on the Ardeche river in the Ardeche Gorges near Vallon-Pont-d'Arc on August 8, 2012. The gendarmes mainly inform and help tourists coming from all over Europe.      AFP PHOTO/PHILIPPE DESMAZES        (Photo credit should read PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/GettyImages)