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Posted by
GJC (Kyoto, Japan) on 6 February 2010 in Lifestyle & Culture.

The split cloth curtain hung out front is called a noren (のれん) and is a traditional indication that the building behind is a business and that they are open. When the day is done, the noren will be pulled back inside.

NIKON D300 1/10 second F/8.0 ISO 400 82 mm (35mm equiv.)

NIKON D300
1/10 second
F/8.0
ISO 400
82 mm (35mm equiv.)

noren
kyoto
のれん
京都