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Gion Festival

Posted by
GJC (Kyoto, Japan) on 25 July 2013 in People & Portrait.

Here my wife and daughter go up to look at one of the great floats that sit in the middle of the street, bedecked with lanterns.

NIKON D300 1/125 second F/5.6 ISO 1600 52 mm (35mm equiv.)

~~~Ann~~~ from Nelson, New Zealand

a most charming series!

25 Jul 2013 11:09am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

very good, I like to keep customs alive****

25 Jul 2013 1:12pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

How beautiful they are together ... as you build traditions into your daughter's memories!

25 Jul 2013 3:23pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Beautiful capture of the lovely ladies in traditional clothes!

25 Jul 2013 4:26pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice!
Beautiful frame, colors & lights!

25 Jul 2013 6:49pm

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

Great frame, lovely yukata!

25 Jul 2013 10:48pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

They are beautifully dressed. The float looks pretty nice, too.

26 Jul 2013 10:56pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Beautifully dressed ! Nice festive atmosphere.

27 Jul 2013 12:19am

Anita Bower from United States

Beautiful. What a great family you have! I hope you have a photo of yourself dressed up.

28 Aug 2013 11:52pm

Sugata from Newark, United States

Love all those different colours!

2 Sep 2013 4:04pm

1/125 second
ISO 1600
52 mm (35mm equiv.)