In the morning time of ’16 Nov 20th. It was foggy and solved gradually.
When I went to Takao area and Jingoji in late November in 2015, I couldn’t see fine leaves. Yesterday I went there again;
Gion festival, one month long festival in Kyoto. Very long history. The festival started about 1,100 years ago. I have seen it on TV news many times. But it is 1st time for me to watch Yama Hoko Junko Grand Parade, whih is main event of Gion festival. Unbelievable tall & slim wooden construction of...
Autumn red leaves in Kyoto is very well-known. But I also like the fresh green color in Spring, Kyoto.
Fine sky and white cherry blossom. at Higashiyama area of Kyoto
Took in last weekend. At Maruyama Park in Kyoto
Tōshiya is the exhibition contest of the Japanese traditional archery, which take place in Sajusangendo every year in January ( see the detail in Wikipedia). I reached Sanjusangendo temple at 8:30a.m. in this morning. But many people were already on the line in front of main gate of the temple to see the contest. Especially...
Shot in Jan 1st, 2016. Camera: Canon EOS 6D Lens: EF70-300mm f4.5-5.6 DO IS USM
At the mid night in Jan 01, 2016, it was rain. Therefore the atmosphere was refreshed for new year morning time. It was very impresive that only top of Hieizan was getting the fine brightness from the 1st sun rise in 2016 as the view from Kamogawa in Kyoto.