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a warm, spring sunset

Posted by
Stu (From Scotland | Working in Kyoto, Japan) on 18 March 2015 in Miscellaneous and Portfolio.

For my birthday yesterday I was blessed with the first warm day of the year so far. 21C and clear skies all day. To cap it off there was a nice sunset which I viewed from Shinnyodo, one of the nicest temples in the city.

Canon EOS 5D Mark II 1/125 second F/5.6 ISO 100 60 mm

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Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

The epitome of Japanese beauty! Ageless...timeless...
Many Happy Returns of the Day, Stu!

18 Mar 2015 8:05am

Martine from bousval, Belgium


18 Mar 2015 9:48am

Lai Chan See from Singapore, Singapore

Very peaceful and serene. A beautiful scene.

18 Mar 2015 11:31am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Did you see Nehan-zu ? 真如堂 is one of my favorite temple.

18 Mar 2015 12:04pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Stunning capture in a fantastic moment. Beautiful. Happy birthday, Stu.

18 Mar 2015 2:05pm

Anne from France

Great colors! Happy BD!

18 Mar 2015 2:33pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Happy Birthday! What a wonderful way to end the day! This is just gorgeous with the silhouette of the temple and the beautiful color of the sky! A beautiful image!

19 Mar 2015 1:23am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

this is just wonderful! perfect silhouettes with glorious golden light and tones in the background! Happy Birthday!

19 Mar 2015 2:03am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful composition, colors & lighting!
Lovely silhouettes!
Happy Birthday to you! :)

19 Mar 2015 5:59pm