My homage to Kawase Hasui (川瀬 巴水) one of the great woodblock print masters of the early 20th century who was especially famous for his scenes of snow.
superb picture, the falling snow is well captured, the woman and the umbrella is a very nice detail
15 Jan 2011 8:15am
What a presence in the snow is that wall! And a pleasant contrast to the white of the falling snow...The walking umbrella is just the transient world.....
15 Jan 2011 8:23am
I checked on Google and found out that I was familiar with some of his works without knowing the name of the artist!
15 Jan 2011 8:47am
@Japanalia: Yes, he is quite famous. I own a few reproductions and I find him coming to my mind often as I take photos. He seems to have been a rather large influence on me!
you had quite a lot of snow...
15 Jan 2011 12:01pm
The old wall is fantastic but what makes this picture superb is that old woman.
15 Jan 2011 1:52pm
This comment is only for Japanese.
15 Jan 2011 2:14pm
15 Jan 2011 3:03pm
Strange colour cast but still a very good capture exhibiting everything we expect of a tough winter.
15 Jan 2011 3:46pm
Love the mood in this image, the cold weather, the distant person, the snow falling. Great image!
15 Jan 2011 5:37pm
This is perfection!
16 Jan 2011 12:13am
What can be a more wintery scene and mood?! Beautifully cinematic to me! Best regards to you and yours!
16 Jan 2011 2:08am
Really cool !
18 Jan 2011 8:59am
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