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A Diamond in the Rough

Posted by
Stu (From Scotland | Working in Kyoto, Japan) on 23 April 2007 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

Canon EOS Kiss X 1/500 second F/11.0 ISO 400 145 mm

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JC from Kyoto, Japan

Brilliant shot, Stu! Looks almost like a model....A extremely detailed model.

23 Apr 2007 5:02am

@JC: Thanks JC! Wish I was sure of the name of this place. It could be the Yasaka pagoda.

Sujit from Hyderabad, India

Brilliant, I agree. Love the tones of this one.

23 Apr 2007 5:31am

Calcifer from Czech Republic

Very nice composition and the warmth this picture is telling is really tanglible.

23 Apr 2007 9:28am

Dum Kuali from Pattada, Italy

Que guai :o)

23 Apr 2007 10:17am

Jerry from Tampa, United States

Stu - this is a spectacular cityscape - marvelous - awesome detail!!!

23 Apr 2007 10:34am

Kheoh Yee Wei from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Lovely view indeed ! Nice position of yourselves during this capture,well done,Stu !

23 Apr 2007 10:52am

Craiger from Vacaville, California, United States

Wow! Just perfect Stu!!!

23 Apr 2007 11:35am

Balpa from Ravenna, Italy

Excellent colours and scenario.

23 Apr 2007 12:07pm

Yukie from Kyoto, Japan

Absolutely superb shot, Stu!! love this composition and tone. I feel great and warm nostargia for this photo. It gives me good old days..

23 Apr 2007 1:08pm

Alfredo J. Martiz J. from Tokyo, Japan

Wonderful shot Stu, I love the tones, the cityscape is just great!

23 Apr 2007 1:10pm

jules from kyoto, Japan

Nice pic Stuarto.. well done

23 Apr 2007 1:20pm

Jen from Jessup, United States

Beautiful shot!!! Great composition!

23 Apr 2007 3:02pm

jennifer radio from Statesville, United States

This is absolutely magnificent.

23 Apr 2007 7:32pm

Lucca from Cologne, Germany

Great composition with beautiful tones!

23 Apr 2007 8:36pm

Sash from Adelaide, Australia

The composition is off the top shelf. Bravo!

23 Apr 2007 9:42pm

bronzebilly u.k. from cardiff, United Kingdom

hey Stu--excellent title for this ace capture--bily

23 Apr 2007 11:39pm

Chris Sullivan from Melbourne, Australia

It does look like it could be a model of a city. Excellent work Stu, just a great cityscape scene!

24 Apr 2007 4:04am

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24 Apr 2007 1:13pm

Puya from Tehran, Iran

old and new! front and back! good.

25 Apr 2007 7:27am

Alain from Paris, France

Very good composition! Great shot!

28 Apr 2007 12:00pm

Chus from Combarro, Spain

You found a nice wiever spot and you waited for the right light. Could'nt be better.

28 Apr 2007 8:06pm

JC from Kyoto, Japan

Congrats on making the from page!

29 Apr 2007 2:43pm

Dang from Marietta, United States

Incredible there's so much beauty around such an area. Love the point of view you managed here, really nice shot.

8 Dec 2007 12:07pm