The Shwedagon pagoda in Rangoon city is almost like a small city. There are many shrines and halls and stupas. This collection of gold-plated Budhas at one of the shrines caught my eye. I think it's a bit busy with the flowers in the lower right corner, but I'm running out of scanned images.
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orme (7215) 2004-08-17 0:46
Excellent lighting and colours, Eva. The Budhas on the right almost feel lifelike. Well seen.
I wonder if cropping to the left of the large pillar and enlarging the image slightly, would have shown greater detail in the beautifully engraved pillar.
ChrisJ (94842) 2004-08-17 4:29
Good result for difficult lighting conditions.
philip_coggan (11) 2005-01-08 20:43
Good pic of the Buddhas - personally I'd have used one of the moer saturated/warmer films for this, to bring out the golds more. This is 1983! - Have you been back more recnetly? I was there in November/December last year (2004), would love to go again...want to make a date?
- Copyright: Eva Kato (dawekato) (2269)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 1983-06-00
- Categories: Ceremony, Artwork
- Camera: Olympus OM1, Olympus 50-mm, Kodachrome 64
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Budha [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2004-08-16 23:44