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Making of 祇園祭 Gion-Festival #5

Posted by
Hiro (Kyoto, Japan) on 9 August 2016 in Lifestyle & Culture.

July 17, 2016
These were shot around half an hour before the parade. The traffic signals were removed because the floats are so tall. Isn't it a little bit silly ?

Panasonic DMC-FZ200 1/160 second F/4.0 ISO 100

Please leave your comments.

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Entretien des feux de circulation quelle vue et scène très bien vu.
amitié

9 Aug 2016 5:16am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

It's a lot of work and it's necessary to think of everything!

9 Aug 2016 9:20am

Devi from Chennai, India

wow massive preparations going on!!
Wonderful series:))

9 Aug 2016 9:55am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Great collage of photos. Silly indeed if the entire signal, including arm and pole, is removed. They should erect signals that can be rotated in and out of the way.
Happy Silly Tuesday!

9 Aug 2016 2:00pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb presentation . Happy Silly Tuesday !

9 Aug 2016 2:00pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Happy ST! QUite amazing they go to al of this trouble

9 Aug 2016 3:06pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Great collage of these lovely pictures. Preparations are going on for the festival. Happy ST. ;)

9 Aug 2016 4:00pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

:)
Amazing shots !!!!

9 Aug 2016 4:03pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Excellent collage full of activity!

9 Aug 2016 4:50pm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Due to a celebration, you should always see a little bit of trouble.

9 Aug 2016 5:10pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Incredible work and activity! Very interesting and accurate captures!!!

9 Aug 2016 5:21pm

Aly from Annen, Netherlands

Hard working !Beautiful collage.

9 Aug 2016 6:02pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

All the hard work will be seen when the festival begins.

9 Aug 2016 6:30pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

No room for errors then only half an hour before the parade )

9 Aug 2016 7:08pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Nice shot of this workers.

9 Aug 2016 7:12pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Actually, it's very smart that the signals can be pivoted for such an event. Great attention to detail.

10 Aug 2016 12:43am

L'angevine from Angers, France

génial

10 Aug 2016 6:47am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Silly yet wonderful too :)

11 Aug 2016 5:36pm