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Tea and Sweets Among the Fall Colors at Kyoto’s Daihyouin Temple
desktop background image of a fall-foliage scene at the Daihouin Temple (妙心寺大法院), Kyoto Japan  --  Garden-Viewing Room at the Daihouin Temple (妙心寺大法院) Kyoto, Japan  --  Daihouin Temple (大法院)  --  Copyright 2012 Jeffrey Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/  --  This photo is licensed to the public under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/ (non-commercial use is freely allowed if proper attribution is given, including a link back to this page on http://regex.info/ when used online)
Nikon D4 + Nikkor 24mm f/1.4 — 1/80 sec, f/4.5, ISO 640 — map & image datanearby photos
Garden-Viewing Room
at the Daihouin Temple (妙心寺大法院)
Kyoto, Japan
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desktop background image of a serving of green tea and sweets, at the Daihouin Temple (大法院), Kyoto Japan  --  Green Tea and Sweets my lunch for the day  --  Daihouin Temple (大法院)  --  Copyright 2012 Jeffrey Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/  --  This photo is licensed to the public under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/ (non-commercial use is freely allowed if proper attribution is given, including a link back to this page on http://regex.info/ when used online)
Nikon D4 + Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 — 1/125 sec, f/1.4, ISO 400 — map & image datanearby photos
Green Tea and Sweets
my lunch for the day
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desktop background image of a fall-foliage scene at the Daihouin Temple (妙心寺大法院), Kyoto Japan  --  The View  --  Daihouin Temple (大法院)  --  Copyright 2012 Jeffrey Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/  --  This photo is licensed to the public under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/ (non-commercial use is freely allowed if proper attribution is given, including a link back to this page on http://regex.info/ when used online)
Nikon D4 + Nikkor 24mm f/1.4 — 1/250 sec, f/1.4, ISO 100 — map & image datanearby photos
The View
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Receiving Tea and Sweets a couple that happened to arrive while I was taking photos  --  Daihouin Temple (大法院)  --  Kyoto, Japan  --  Copyright 2012 Jeffrey Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/  --  This photo is licensed to the public under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/ (non-commercial use is freely allowed if proper attribution is given, including a link back to this page on http://regex.info/ when used online)
Nikon D4 + Nikkor 24mm f/1.4 — 1/80 sec, f/1.4, ISO 110 — map & image datanearby photos
Receiving Tea and Sweets
a couple that happened to arrive while I was taking photos
desktop background image of a fall-foliage scene at the Daihouin Temple (妙心寺大法院), Kyoto Japan  --  View From The Side  --  Daihouin Temple (大法院)  --  Copyright 2012 Jeffrey Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/  --  This photo is licensed to the public under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/ (non-commercial use is freely allowed if proper attribution is given, including a link back to this page on http://regex.info/ when used online)
Nikon D4 + Nikkor 24mm f/1.4 — 1/160 sec, f/1.4, ISO 100 — map & image datanearby photos
View From The Side
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desktop background image of a serving of green tea and sweets, at the Daihouin Temple (大法院), Kyoto Japan  --  Tea and Sweets take two  --  Daihouin Temple (大法院)  --  Copyright 2012 Jeffrey Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/  --  This photo is licensed to the public under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/ (non-commercial use is freely allowed if proper attribution is given, including a link back to this page on http://regex.info/ when used online)
Nikon D4 + Nikkor 50mm f/1.4 — 1/125 sec, f/1.6, ISO 360 — map & image datanearby photos
Tea and Sweets
take two
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Comments so far....

Man, I shouldn’t look at these pics before looking at mine. I’m going to be depressed :-)

— comment by Damien on December 2nd, 2012 at 4:28pm JST (1 year, 10 months ago) comment permalink

The building frames the garden view very nicely. Great compositions! Regards, Tom in San Francisco

— comment by Tom in SF on December 4th, 2012 at 12:39am JST (1 year, 9 months ago) comment permalink

This is what perfection looks like. I have been in Tokyo and love to see new views of the city. These pix are spectacular, as they capture the spirituality of Zen. I’m in Connecticut now.

— comment by Anonymous on November 7th, 2013 at 6:57am JST (10 months, 11 days ago) comment permalink
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