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Canon 400D , EF 17-40/4.0L USM @17mm, HDR image from RAW

The Ginkakuji Shrine in Kyoto, Japan.

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Canon 400D , EF 17-40/4.0L USM @22mm, f /4.5, 1/50s, ISO 200, RAW

A worker left his straw broom ready for another pass at hand-sweeping the moss grass surrounding Ginkakuji.

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Canon 400D , EF 100/2.8 Macro USM, f /4, 1/200s, ISO 100, RAW

A Heron sits on the lake surrounding the golden temple of Kinkakuji in Kyoto

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Canon 400D , EF 100/2.8 Macro USM, f /8, 1/800s, ISO 400, RAW

Lily Pads and a sign I can't read in the East Imperial Gardens of Tokyo.

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Canon 400D , EF 17-40/4.0L USM @26mm, f /8, 1/125s, ISO 100, RAW
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Canon 400D , EF 17-40/4.0L USM @37mm, f /8, 1/200s, ISO 100, RAW

Osaka Castle in Osaka Japan, once an intimidating double-moat fortress, now a nice museum and park.

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Canon 400D , EF 17-40/4.0L USM @17mm, f /22, ISO 100, HDR image from RAW

A beautiful waterfall less than a half-mile up the hill behind Kobe Station