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Entering Kibitsu Shrine, Okayama

Posted by
Daryl Johnson (Worcester Park, United Kingdom) on 31 August 2009 in Architecture and Portfolio.

Kibitsu shrine is a famous shrine in Okayama, west Japan.

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Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A lovely shot. Nice B&W.

31 Aug 2009 6:38am

@Steve Rice: Thanks Steve!

Standley from Carquefou, France

What a superb perspective with this angle!

31 Aug 2009 8:25am

@Standley: Cheers Richard!

k@ from Paris, France

I love your angle here !

31 Aug 2009 11:07am

@k@: Thanks k@!

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Only the fit need apply . . must be a month's supply of steps there.

31 Aug 2009 12:20pm

@Ronnie 2¢: Thanks Ronnie... There are worse in Japan...

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

Beautiful light and tones in this frame. Love how the darkness becomes light as the eye travels through the image.

31 Aug 2009 1:00pm

@bluechameleon: Thanks bc!

dj.tigersprout from New York City, United States

an excellent pov -- and a extraordinary final result, image and emotional portent!. GORGEOUS!

31 Aug 2009 3:39pm

@dj.tigersprout: Thanks dj!

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

super angle here . BW too :)

31 Aug 2009 9:29pm


Chris Parr from Jefferson City, United States

Wonderful angle and mood. Great image.

31 Aug 2009 11:20pm

@Chris Parr: Thanks Chris!

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

Not always easy to find a good angle in the steps. You have done it very well here

1 Sep 2009 12:05am

@akarui: Thanks Olivier!

mo.langel from Switzerland

Superb angle!!! Great image!

1 Sep 2009 5:18pm

@mo.langel: Thanks mo!

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

I like those stone textures emphasized in b&w.

3 Sep 2009 8:27pm

@Twelvebit: Thanks Twelvebit, I was lucky with that light there!

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Of course the view looking down the stairs is fascinating......point've got to get up there!

4 Sep 2009 10:08am

@Japanalia: Yes indeed Gabriela!

Miroir from Paris, France

Nice shot and light Black &White!

9 Sep 2009 8:26am

@Miroir: Cheers Miroir!