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Dolphins (and fish in general) are often on roofs because they bring luck against fires.


Camera: Nikon D2x
Date: Thursday, February 12th, 2009 at 12:20 PM
Exposure: 1/400 sec at f6.3
ISO: 125 asa
Lens: 17-55mm f/2.8G ID ED DX AF-S Zoom-Nikkor at 20mm
(equivalent field of view of a 30mm lens on a 35mm camera)
Tag: architectural decoration, Japan, castle, roof
Larger image: 1328 x 2000
Raw image: 2848 x 4288

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