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Kobai-in Temple (衡梅院)

Posted by
GJC (Kyoto, Japan) on 22 March 2009 in Lifestyle & Culture.

NIKON D300 1/13 second F/13.0 ISO 200 63 mm (35mm equiv.)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Gorgeous light.

22 Mar 2009 5:39am

beanow from Poland

Very nice view - point.

22 Mar 2009 5:45am

Georgie from Orem, United States

It's like looking from one world into another. I like it a lot.

22 Mar 2009 5:59am

cat from Tel Aviv, Israel

I feel like this is the first glimpse I've got of the temple after travelling - because of the composition, the image makes it feel like stepping out of a dark place into the sunlight and shadows.

22 Mar 2009 8:10am

EstherK from Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

I like the way you composed this - and such beautiful light!

22 Mar 2009 10:05am

Marcie from United States

Love the colors and light...and the way you've framed this. Lovely image.

22 Mar 2009 10:19am

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Beautiful framing! Such a lovely sight and peaceful atmosphere... I could stay here for an entire afternoon!

22 Mar 2009 1:55pm

Francesco Gallarotti from Long Island, New York, United States

very nice colors and I especially like the use of negative space. Great work as always!

22 Mar 2009 5:28pm

philzoc from Le Havre, France

On a envie de se promener dans ce jardin !

22 Mar 2009 5:41pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Excellent cadrage! Très belle lumière et couleurs superbes!

22 Mar 2009 8:27pm

philippe from moselle, France

Tes photos sont tout simplement superbes, ton pays est magique tout en couleurs et en harmonie, merci de nous y téléporter avec tes images......

22 Mar 2009 9:30pm

Hoai Bao - Journal of Photography from San Francisco, United States

Frame within a frame, I love your shadows.

22 Mar 2009 10:01pm

Nathan from Los Angeles, United States

I love the negative space on the left and the contrast. Great photo!

22 Mar 2009 10:19pm

Richard_Irwin from Belper, United Kingdom

The green just pulls you in towards it, glorious tranquility.

22 Mar 2009 10:38pm

Sugata from Newark, United States

Lovely composition, and the exposure is just right!

22 Mar 2009 10:55pm

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Interesting composition. Nice light. I like the gentle reflections on the floor in the foreground.

23 Mar 2009 12:24am

michele from Canada

i really like how you move from dark to light in this one

23 Mar 2009 1:00am

daina from New York, United States

Love the dark space and the dark lines of the leaning trees.

23 Mar 2009 1:08am

grant from kansas city, United States

great photo. i like cat's description. it fits my reaction.

23 Mar 2009 2:59am

Howard F. from South Pasadena, Calif., United States

A beautiful garden outside! I like the composition.

23 Mar 2009 7:54pm

Lucca from Cologne, Germany

Love this composition with the left dark part and the light in the foreground.

25 Mar 2009 8:44am

Denis from the edge of my blackhole, Kiribati

Interesting lighting and great tones !

27 Mar 2009 3:47pm

Anita from West Nottingham, United States

This image leaves me feeling I'm getting a peek at a secret garden.

29 Mar 2009 9:30am

NIKON D300
1/13 second
F/13.0
ISO 200
63 mm (35mm equiv.)

kobai-in
temple
kyoto
shadow

衡梅院
京都
お寺