The beautiful bamboo forest in Kyoto. Nature’s cathedral.
The massive bamboo elicits a low rumble of beckoning; rhythmically leaning into their neighbors as if politely exchanging thoughts.
Canon 5D Mk II | Canon 17-40mm | f/22 | 30 seconds | ISO 50
Canon 5D Mk II | Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L USM | f/20.0 | 6 seconds | ISO 100
There was this fantastic pulsing sculpture lit up and morphing into different colors. I put my camera down and set the timer for 8 seconds. You can barely see in this smaller version but there was a man sitting perfectly still by the base.
Canon 5D Mk II | Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L USM @ f/22 | 8 sec | ISO 100
A stroll through Gion, Kyoto, Japan.
I absolutely loved walking around the glistening, rain-soaked streets of Gion in the evening. More to come.
Canon 5D mk II | Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L USM | @ f/1.4 | 1/60 sec | ISO 1600 | handheld
Torii leading to the Fushimi Inari-taisha shrine in Kyoto, Japan. Getting tired of displaying images this small on the blog. Need a new solution…
Canon 5D mk II | Canon EF 17-40mm f/4L USM | @f/4.0 | 1/40 sec | ISO 1000
Gion, Kyoto, Japan
Canon 5D mk II | Canon EF 135mm f/2.0 L USM @ f/2 | 1/320 sec | ISO 100 | handheld
Canon 5D mk II | Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L USM | f/2.2 | 1/30 sec | ISO 800 | handheld
Ryōan-ji (The Temple of the Dragon at Peace) is a Zen temple located in northwest Kyoto, Japan.