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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.

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

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... http://digitalguff.aminus3.com/image/2008-03-02.html

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

@MARIANA: Thanks MARIANA!

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 is....you'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!