Category: Kyoto
Kyoto | Otagi Nenbutsu-ji

The Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple in Kyoto features over a thousand Nio statues, some fierce and nightmarish, many of them humorous.

A surreal treat, creepy even during a sunny day.

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Otagi Nenbutsu-ji temple, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim


Kyoto | Random Gardens & Temples
Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim


Kyoto | Arashiyama Bamboo Grove

Truly, the grove which is a big tourist sight, is a goddamn marvel.

 Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

 Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

 Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

 Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

 Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Arashiyama Bamboo Grove, Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim


Kyoto | Random Street Shots
Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim

Kyoto, Japan; Leica MP 0.58, 35mm Summicron, Kodak Tri-X © Doug Kim