Still jammed in my corner of the shrine, waiting for the right light, people, composition to present itself. Sometimes patience works ;)

Taken at Tsukinomiya Shrine in Saitama on New Years Day.


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I’ve been living in Japan now for many years as Teacher of English as a Second Language. My hobbies include photography and I also spend a lot of my free time making ‘machinima’ animation movies. These can be seen on Vimeo

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  • Cat2be
    Cat2beover 3 years ago

    Congratulations on your feature 30 January 2011

  • Many thanks Kimba. It’s an honor :)

    – kibishipaul

  • LisaBeth
    LisaBethover 3 years ago


  • Thank you LisaBeth :)

    – kibishipaul

  • Valerie Rosen
    Valerie Rosenover 3 years ago

    it’s lovely, paul! :-)) val

  • buttonpresser
    buttonpresserover 3 years ago

    The patience paid off!

  • TatumWulff
    TatumWulffover 3 years ago

    In honor of the people of Japan affected by this terrible crisis. We keep them in our hearts and prayers in Japan – Through The Lens

    March 14th, 2011

  • Thanks Tatum. Terrible events in this country. Everybody here could do with a little prayer.

    – kibishipaul

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