Kyoto-Nara Dream Trips | Ginkaku-ji (銀閣寺) The “Temple of the Silver Pavilion”! | Ginkakuji Temple (銀閣寺) in Sakyō-ku, Kyoto!
Taken 22-Apr-13
Visitors 4

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Categories & Keywords

Category:Travel and Places
Subcategory Detail:Japan
Keywords:Ashikaga Yoshimasa, Buddhism, Ginkaku-ji, Japan, Jishō-ji, Kyoto, Sōami, Temple of the Silver Pavilion, 慈照, 相阿弥, 足利 義政, 銀閣寺
Photo Info

Dimensions5184 x 3456
Original file size2.89 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken22-Apr-13 11:27
Date modified25-Apr-13 13:13
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 60D
Focal length35 mm
Max lens aperturef/4.6
Exposure1/60 at f/13
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 160
Metering modeSpot
Ginkakuji Temple (銀閣寺) in Sakyō-ku, Kyoto!

Ginkakuji Temple (銀閣寺) in Sakyō-ku, Kyoto!

The Ginshadan karesansui garden or “Sea of Silver sand” with in the middle the famous Kogetsudai, a 1.8m high and wide truncated cone made with white sand that is said to symbolise Mount Fuji. In the background is the Kan'non-den of the Ginkaku-ji (銀閣寺) temple in Kyoto!