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Torri rarely fall to this level of disrepair. I really like the moss growing on top of the posts. The stones on top of the cross bar is a common theme in Japan - often you get a reward (luck, a child etc) if you can throw a rock and have it land on the cross bar. Often there are additional requirements - off hand, stand behind the line, etc.


Altitude: 842m (2762 feet)
Camera: Nikon D2x
Date: Monday, February 9th, 2009 at 5:00 PM
Exposure: 1/3 sec at f5.6
ISO: 400 asa
Lens: 105mm f/2.8D AF Micro-Nikkor at 105mm
(equivalent field of view of a 157.5mm lens on a 35mm camera)
Location:
Boiling Red Spring at Umi Jigoku Kintai-kyo Bridge Floating Arch O-torii A Bomb Memorial Castle Over City Market With Palm Trees Glowing Waterfall Castle With Interior Moat Amano Spit Photogroup Taking Lesson Lit Lanterns Us At Volcano Eggs Cooking End Of Gorge Boiling Red Spring at Umi Jigoku Kintai-kyo Bridge Floating Arch O-torii Castle Over City Market With Palm Trees Glowing Waterfall Castle With Interior Moat Amano Spit Entrance To Fish Market Floating Arch O-torii Kaimon-dakeFrom Nagasaki-bana Glowing Waterfall Us At Volcano View From In Pool Castle Over City Market With Palm Trees Bell Tower Amano Spit Castle With Swans Entrance To Fish Market Floating Arch O-torii Kaimon-dakeFrom Nagasaki-bana Glowing Waterfall Us At Volcano Bell Tower Amano Spit Castle With Swans Climbing Toward Castle Golden Statue Trees In Fog Entrance To Fish Market Floating Arch O-torii Kaimon-dakeFrom Nagasaki-bana Us At Volcano Amano Spit Castle With Swans Climbing Toward Castle Beach At Shek O Across Hoan Kiem Lake Anchored At Night Fiber Drying Photogroup Taking Lesson Lit Lanterns Castle With Interior Moat Amano Spit Photogroup Taking Lesson Lit Lanterns Golden Pavilion Late In The Day Boiling Red Spring at Umi Jigoku Kintai-kyo Bridge Floating Arch O-torii A Bomb Memorial Castle Over City Market With Palm Trees Glowing Waterfall Castle With Interior Moat Amano Spit Photogroup Taking Lesson Lit Lanterns Us At Volcano Eggs Cooking End Of Gorge Boiling Red Spring at Umi Jigoku Kintai-kyo Bridge Floating Arch O-torii Castle Over City Market With Palm Trees Glowing Waterfall Castle With Interior Moat Amano Spit Entrance To Fish Market Floating Arch O-torii Kaimon-dakeFrom Nagasaki-bana Glowing Waterfall Us At Volcano View From In Pool Castle Over City Market With Palm Trees Bell Tower Amano Spit Castle With Swans Entrance To Fish Market Floating Arch O-torii Kaimon-dakeFrom Nagasaki-bana Glowing Waterfall Us At Volcano Bell Tower Amano Spit Castle With Swans Climbing Toward Castle Golden Statue Trees In Fog Entrance To Fish Market Floating Arch O-torii Kaimon-dakeFrom Nagasaki-bana Us At Volcano Amano Spit Castle With Swans Climbing Toward Castle Beach At Shek O Across Hoan Kiem Lake Anchored At Night Fiber Drying
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Tag: Japan, torii, moss
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Raw image: 4288 x 2848

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