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Posted by
Stu (From Scotland | Working in Kyoto, Japan) on 23 September 2015 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

It's that time of year again, and the Amaryllis have sprouted up in the temples and rice fields of Kyoto. They're called "Higanbana" here and are a sign of the end of summer / beginning of autumn.

Canon EOS 5D Mark II 1/200 second F/3.2 ISO 400 100 mm

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Anne from France


23 Sep 2015 5:25am

Godnat from Jura, France

Une couronne de Noël!
;-) C'est magnifique, jamais vu.

23 Sep 2015 5:29am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Mervielleuse cette plante oruge quelle forme splendide.

23 Sep 2015 6:54am

Gérard Beullac from Paris, France

Excellent capture in the most attractive angle and focus.

23 Sep 2015 7:01am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Higanbana makes the clock where Day and Night meet, equal on the spot!

23 Sep 2015 7:02am

estel from bastia, France

Étonnante et superbe!

23 Sep 2015 7:06am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Superbe cadrage !! bravo ! l'effet est magnifique !

23 Sep 2015 7:45am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Ah, nice point of view !

23 Sep 2015 12:20pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
such beautiful angle, frame, focus, colors, lights & bokeh!
A M A Z I N G !

23 Sep 2015 10:00pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Looks like a shot from the Hubble Telescope of some deep space object of great beauty.

24 Sep 2015 1:43am

@Steve Rice: Ha ha yes it does look like some distant supernova.

L'Angevine from Angers, France


24 Sep 2015 8:50am

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