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Lake Shinji (宍道湖)

Posted by
GJC (Kyoto, Japan) on 11 July 2011 in Landscape & Rural.

Before me the fair vast lake sleeps, soft, luminous, far-ringed with blue volcanic hills...
Lafcadio Hearn, 1894

NIKON D300 1/320 second F/8.0 ISO 200 72 mm (35mm equiv.)

Hoshisato from Ealing, United Kingdom

Excellent use of space, I'm glad you didn't crop it too tightly.

11 Jul 2011 5:26am

guillaume from Paris, France

Fantastic place, light ! Bravo !!

11 Jul 2011 6:56am

bill from United States

Incredible! What light, so beautifully captured. What a gift you have shared.

11 Jul 2011 8:41am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Such a classic composition as if it be printed on silk !

11 Jul 2011 9:45am

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

Oh beautiful! I love the serene open feeling and the wonderful light.

11 Jul 2011 2:32pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

This is magnificent, GJC! The rays are fantastic and the colors are so warm at top and cool at bottom...a beautiful scene for sure!

11 Jul 2011 6:29pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Outstanding capture GJC! Well done! ;-)

12 Jul 2011 12:22am

Veronique from Hautes-Pyrénées, France

beautiful ! it makes me think of the Matsushima Islands I went to 10 years ago

12 Jul 2011 10:20am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Very beautiful. One of the best sunset point in Japan.

12 Jul 2011 12:34pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

That little island with the perfect trees makes this photo. Beautiful!

12 Jul 2011 5:29pm

Laurent from not far from Lyon, France

What a lovely light and silhouettes

13 Jul 2011 5:41am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

What serene beauty!!!

14 Jul 2011 1:05pm

1/320 second
ISO 200
72 mm (35mm equiv.)