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Ready for a Party

Posted by
GJC (Kyoto, Japan) on 8 March 2010 in Animal & Insect.

This is a collection of Japanese badgers (called tanuki; 狸), a typical symbol of good times, parties, drinking and spending money unwisely. As a result, he's often seen at the entrance to restaurants. These guys, however, are assembled in the more sober confines of a Buddhist temple called Tanukidanisanfudoin (狸谷山不動院), making their own party.

NIKON D300 1/30 second F/4.5 ISO 400 72 mm (35mm equiv.)

NIKON D300
1/30 second
F/4.5
ISO 400
72 mm (35mm equiv.)