Dragons are very popular in China temples. The five clawed golden dragon was a symbol of the Chinese emperors.
There are two dragons sculptured in stone at the ridge of a roof of temple.I shot them as two dragons chased.
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marjan (6279) 2008-11-30 6:27
hi, very nice shot withsuperb colours and good composition,
dta (74789) 2008-11-30 6:31
Hello Nelson ,
A colorfull picture ! The framing , as the sharpness , are excellent . We can admire all the nice details of these dragons .
Thanks for the share .
papon (1487) 2008-11-30 7:44
Very colorful photograph...
All the best!!
pauloog (11747) 2008-11-30 7:52
Intriguing view, wonderful colours and a good composition.
CatherineD (4864) 2008-11-30 9:24
Very beautiful composition and colors. Very nice presentation. Congratulations,
wautersw (3647) 2008-11-30 11:36
Fantastic colours, excellent composition and sharpness. TFS
ribeiroantonio (22637) 2008-11-30 20:17
This is the most extraordinary roof decoration I have seen in a quite long time. My current posting is about the same subject but the motifs on my photos are very poor compared to what you show today. It is an excellent picture and I love it a lot. Well done.
fkostas (454) 2008-12-08 7:59
I like how you composed this as the two dragons chasing-It works. Very nice clarity. It looks more like an illustration than a statue against the sky. I like the effect, and much better frame this time.
ed_galagan (374) 2008-12-08 9:10
Really nice composition! Colour of the sky is very good for contrast vith dragons.
Greetings from Holland,
chrkont (4005) 2009-01-29 1:03
Extraordinary capture. Strong colors and live details. Very good job.
TFS - Regards
- Copyright: Nelson Chen (nchen2000) (102)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2008-11-30
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: NIKON D200, 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6G IF-ED AF-S VR Zoom, 67mm Circular Polarizer
- Exposure: f/11, 1/125 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Kasia's Favourites 10 [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2008-11-30 6:17