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Kiyomizu Dera Kyoto Light Up
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This is a panorama of Kiyomizudera (清水寺)in Kyoto. This is a must see temple in Kyoto (also a UNESCO world heritage). Kiyomizudera has many faces with every seasons (cheery blossom in spring, cool green in early summer, mapple foliage in fall, and if lucky snow in winter).  This one is taken during a light up in Fall Spring (as you can see from the cherry blossom downstairs).

To take this pano I asked the local coordinator to use a tripod, general tripod is not allowed because of the crowded for security reason.  (Most places in Kyoto don`t allow tripod for unknown reason.)  . The coordinator was kind enough to let me use my tripod for a minute, and here is it, one of my favorite panorama.

Info: Canon 20D, Manual, Raw, Sigma 8mm F4, 4 shots. Nodal Ninja II.

Copyright: H. adi saputra
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 6816x3408
Uploaded: 12/11/2009
Updated: 11/09/2014
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Tags: japan; kyoto; night; serene; culture; kiyomizudera; kawaramachi; lightup; world heritage; unesco; budhism
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