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A rare solitude at Nanzenji

Posted by
Stu (From Scotland | Working in Kyoto, Japan) on 26 March 2020 in Miscellaneous and Portfolio.

Nanzenji is one of the most popular temples in Kyoto and is usually thronged with tourists. These days however it is mostly deserted allowing views like this.

FUJIFILM X100S 1/40 second F/5.6 ISO 500 33 mm

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Vaido from Võrumaa, Estonia

Beautiful look to that empty passage.

26 Mar 2020 5:23am

Anne from France

Magnifique vue!

26 Mar 2020 6:17am

Anna Cherer from LA ROCHELLE, France

Superb framing and perspective !

26 Mar 2020 7:27am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece


26 Mar 2020 7:31am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bien cette perspective

26 Mar 2020 9:31am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

very rare picture

26 Mar 2020 9:31am

@Hiro: Yes very rare these days Hiro, but common when I first started visiting 16 years ago.

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Very cool shot, composition and depth of field, and colour contrast.

26 Mar 2020 10:25am

Gérard from Allauch, France

A day will come !

26 Mar 2020 10:40am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

A superb look at this temple. I can see why tourists would like to visit this place.

26 Mar 2020 11:00am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

But now it is a perfect place for meditation and prayer.

26 Mar 2020 12:46pm

@beach: ...and contemplative photography! ;-)

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Top symmetrie in this frame. Very nice picture!

26 Mar 2020 2:41pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful frame, perspective & colors!
Lovely !!!!

26 Mar 2020 5:38pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful view of the tranquility.

26 Mar 2020 8:17pm