Having a rest in the doorway of one of the gigantic doors of one of the buildings found in the grounds of Nanzen-Ji, a 13th century temple complex in Kyoto.
Most of the present buildings date back to the 17th century after destruction in civil war in the 15th century.
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kato (11630) 2011-12-01 2:20
You're capturing well this scene by a good composition, so it's interesting and impressive to see big wooden door of entrance gate. It's impressive in spectacle that elderly man is sitting in the doorway with a thoughtful face, too.
It seems to lack the exposure a bit, techinically.
I tried a workshop, however it's my personal taste and I hope that you don't mind.
kabel (1924) 2011-12-31 21:59
Hello, you captured the light from the side in such a way as to highlight the man in the center. The real highlight though are the ancient doors. What surprising photo! Good colors, light and composition.