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Bitchu Kokubunji, Okayama 3

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!

Standley from Carquefou, France

Superb composition with this tree!

25 Sep 2009 8:33am

@Standley: Thanks Richard!

Srujan Chennupati from Hyderabad, India

Beautiful!

25 Sep 2009 8:34am

@Srujan Chennupati: Thanks Srujan!

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Super composition, great subjects, good exposure.

25 Sep 2009 6:33pm

@Curly: Cheers Curly!

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I can see one of these pagodas from my window right here . . at Kew Gardens ! Strange how familiar it makes this feel.

25 Sep 2009 6:36pm

@Ronnie 2¢: Thanks Ronnie! Never seen the Japanese Garden at Kew...

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Lovely composition. I find it amazing that the builders of these pagodas figured out how to make them earthquake resistant so long ago.

25 Sep 2009 9:19pm

@Steve Rice: Thanks Steve. Yes, it always intrigues me when I see such old structures in Japan, considering how many other buildings fall victim to earthquakes.

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

Nice juxtaposition of the pagoda and the old pine tree.

25 Sep 2009 11:34pm

@akarui: Thanks Olivier!

Reno from Madrid, Spain

This tree is amazing...Good composition too.

26 Sep 2009 12:53pm

@Reno: Thanks Reno!

Marc from Halluin, France

Hello Daryl,
nice composition, well done in B&W!!!
Good sunday

26 Sep 2009 2:53pm

@Marc: Merci Marc! Good Sunday!

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Oh, yes! This is meant for B&W! The pagoda challenging the tree or viceversa...both extraordinarily graphic in shape! Beautiful japanesque!

27 Sep 2009 7:54am

@Japanalia: Thanks Gabriela!

dj.tigersprout from New York City, United States

GORGEOUS!!!

28 Sep 2009 7:47pm

@dj.tigersprout: Thanks dj!

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

Looks good in B&W.

30 Sep 2009 3:33am

@Twelvebit: Thanks Twelvebit!