Torii Medlii

These Torii can be really difficult to photograph in the middle of the day with the bright sun overhead reflecting off of every odd curve down the entire row. I was trying every angle I could think of and it suddenly became obvious how extremely small changes in your position would completely change the way they lined up. This one was my favorite due to the tight grouping without large gaps that would expose super bright sunlight reflections. I still needed the help of HDR to reign in the dynamic range, but I am finally happy with one of the many shots I had taken this day. I still want to go back and try again with a tripod… Looks like I will be doing that at the end of February.. Another 2 months in Japan and back with my wife for me!

Torii Medlii

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6 thoughts on “Torii Medlii

  1. Wow, at first sight I didn’t like it but then I somehow got captivated by it, am not sure what it is, the light, the bokeh, the focus etc it’s a great shot! Well done.

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