An apprentice geisha (called a maiko) walking in full regalia through the streets of the Gion geisha district.
Very nice capture.
1 Mar 2013 12:45pm
Terrific colours, perfect framing! I love this picture!*****
1 Mar 2013 1:32pm
Love the colours she's wearing!
Meeting: nowadays and yesterday...
So great street scene
Nice details, colors
Beautiful traditional dresses
1 Mar 2013 5:09pm
Beautiful colours in this well framed shot GJC! Bravo! ;-)
1 Mar 2013 6:47pm
1 Mar 2013 7:13pm
To my eyes this is unbelievably beautiful ... and would this maiko be walking to 'work'?
1 Mar 2013 9:49pm
@Judy aka L@dybug: Thank you. This is beautiful to me, too! Yes, she is on her way to a teahouse. This is why she is in the most elaborate kimono, hair ornaments and the white makeup. When she is just out on the town she will wear a much less formal kimono and no white makeup. Yesterday's photo was actually of a maiko in the Gion district in her "everyday" clothes.
le style geisha
2 Mar 2013 10:52am
SHE looks like a Flower walking along this rather sober styled street! A wonderful capture!
2 Mar 2013 12:42pm
Magical perspective and story-telling image.
2 Mar 2013 7:10pm
2 Mar 2013 7:20pm
Congrats on the Spotlight.
2 Mar 2013 7:57pm
Thank you for your explanation on this maiko ... and also for yesterday's.
Congratulations on being in the Spotlight!
2 Mar 2013 9:14pm
Congratulations on this spotlight! I am so happy! So well deserved!
2 Mar 2013 10:05pm
Congratulations on your SPOTLIGHT!
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Beautiful photo. Congratulations.
2 Mar 2013 10:28pm
Were you able to photograph her from the other side of the street as well? Would love to see her face.
3 Mar 2013 12:06am
A cracking shot.
3 Mar 2013 1:55am
3 Mar 2013 4:31am
Félicitations pour le spotlight !
3 Mar 2013 7:41am
CONGRATULATIONS for the Spotlight! I'm happy this shot has been rewarded!
3 Mar 2013 8:55am
Very nice colors !
3 Mar 2013 9:24am
gorgeous lady, and a very attractively composed image!
congrats on the spotlight !
3 Mar 2013 12:11pm
Your pictures are so delicate, congratulations!
3 Mar 2013 1:05pm
Excellent shot ; Kyoto street !! Congrats !
3 Mar 2013 1:16pm
3 Mar 2013 4:44pm
Congratulations for SPOTLIGHT
A very beautiful shot. The stunning colors and the DOF used make this a strong portrait of this world. Congratulations on the Spotlight.
3 Mar 2013 7:25pm
3 Mar 2013 7:31pm
Along with a sense of calm
3 Mar 2013 9:14pm
Congratulations on the Spotlight!
4 Mar 2013 5:56am
Great job - the bright colours in a near-colourless background, Just amazing! Congrats on the spotlight.
4 Mar 2013 5:38pm
Love the contrast of colors
5 Mar 2013 7:04am
Very beautiful! Congrats on the Spotlight!
6 Mar 2013 4:16am
You will support a team photo
6 Mar 2013 7:27am
A well deserved and long past due Spotlight. Gorgeous. Amazingly beautiful clothes. Excellent capture, composition.
23 Mar 2013 10:21pm
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Mes préférées by Mireille T.
On the streets by Viewfinder
Life and living... by Judy aka L@dybug
Portraits of a way of living by Josep
NIKON D3001/80 secondF/4.0ISO 20052 mm (35mm equiv.)
kyoto maiko kimono 京都 舞子 きもの 着物
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