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Una, Shurijo

Posted by
Daryl Johnson (Worcester Park, United Kingdom) on 16 November 2008 in Architecture and Portfolio.

The una (forecourt) of Shuri castle, Naha.

I apologise in advance if I'm tardy with commenting on your blogs or returning comments during the week... I will get to you though!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Those lines really draw you in! Good one.

16 Nov 2008 6:36am

@Steve Rice: Thanks Steve!

Ronnie 2¢ from London, United Kingdom

wow . . what an impact that red has on the senses . . I feel I could wander there only in a straight line !

16 Nov 2008 9:18am

@Ronnie 2¢: Thanks Ronnie!

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

Fabulous, sweet like candy canes :)

16 Nov 2008 11:18am

@Lorraine: Cheers Lorraine!

Michael Skorulski from Cigel, Slovakia

Beautiful detail and superb lines.

16 Nov 2008 11:23am

@Michael Skorulski: Thanks Michael!

Cheryl from Texas, United States

wow Daryl! Good to see such vibrant color! and those lines are awsome. I've been busy with life but I'm baaack!

16 Nov 2008 1:12pm

@Cheryl: Thanks Cheryl, welcome back.

Richard_Irwin from Belper, United Kingdom

Thats so much red, I would love to see these amazing places, a great shot.

16 Nov 2008 1:48pm

@Richard_Irwin: Cheers Richard!

Observing from West Cheshire, United Kingdom

This has even more impact than yesterday's image.... super shot.

16 Nov 2008 10:29pm

@Observing: Thanks Mike!

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

Very graphic picture. The color contrast is very effective. Excellent picture, Bravo.

17 Nov 2008 12:26am

@akarui: Thanks Olivier!

standley from Carquefou, France

Superb graphics picure with a great colours contrast!

17 Nov 2008 6:51am

@standley: Thanks standley!

Eleftheria! from Athens, Greece


17 Nov 2008 2:43pm

@Eleftheria!: Thanks Eleftheria!

Christine from Vancouver, Canada

How striking a place. The lines and your perspective to them are pretty magnificent.

19 Nov 2008 4:03pm

@Christine: Thanks Christine!

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

Graphic color drama.

19 Nov 2008 11:49pm

@Twelvebit: Cheers Twelvebit!

peter from new york, United States

very cool shot! nicely done : )

5 Dec 2008 5:15pm

@peter: Cheers Peter!

Vink from Grasse - French riviera, France

Fantastic red lines ; a beautiful shot !

21 Dec 2008 4:20pm

@Vink: Thanks Vink!

Evelyn from Berkeley, United States

Wow--what shocking color!

9 Feb 2009 3:31pm

@Evelyn: Thanks Evelyn!

Godo from Barcelona, Spain

Amazing colours.
Daryl, do oyu know if red lines symbolizes the rays of the rising sun?

19 Mar 2009 12:23pm

@Godo: Thanks for the comment Godo. The bright red used here predates Japan's rule of Okinawa - I think it's more of a Chinese influence, but I'm not an expert!