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Jidai Matsuri 2019 #2

Posted by
Hiro (Kyoto, Japan) on 8 November 2019 in Lifestyle & Culture.

October 26, 2019 @河原町三条交差点
Festival of the Ages
It is a festival enjoyed by people of all ages, participating in its historical reenactment parade dressed in authentic costumes representing various periods, and characters in Japanese feudal history.
吉野太夫 Yoshino Tayu in Edo era

Canon EOS R 1/125 second F/6.7 ISO 100 185 mm

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

A wonderful tradition.

8 Nov 2019 5:48am

: Helen : from ATM Helen is photographing in, Australia

Fantastic shot and interesting history Hiro!

8 Nov 2019 6:10am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Une chouette tradition

8 Nov 2019 7:03am

Gérard Flayol from Allauch, France

Superb return from the past well isolated.

8 Nov 2019 7:44am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Very nice capture of the expressions.

8 Nov 2019 8:54am

JPA from Paris, France

superbe image!!! amts

8 Nov 2019 9:14am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Excellent shot!

8 Nov 2019 9:23am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

All very serious looking. A superb image Hiro.

8 Nov 2019 9:28am

@Shaun: I'm glad you mentioned her serious looking. Thanks !

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Superb scene of street!

8 Nov 2019 10:03am

Devi from Chennai, India

a very beautiful image here ! Love this :)
Have a nice weekend Hiro :)

8 Nov 2019 10:07am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Fantastic and interesting.

8 Nov 2019 10:27am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Very nice group portrait with interestingly serious expressions, betrayed slightly by the 'feudal' flip flops :)

8 Nov 2019 10:56am

@grouser: Yes, interestingly serious expressions. Thanks !

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Leurs visages portent beaucoup de gravité malgré l'ambiance joyeuse !

8 Nov 2019 12:19pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

quelle vue et scène quel portraits et visage excellent
Belle soirée

8 Nov 2019 3:24pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A beautiful image that tells us about your rich culture! Thank you

8 Nov 2019 3:49pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful image. The women's face makeup is startling.

8 Nov 2019 3:56pm

@Ruthiebear: Startling indeed !

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

You have many beautiful legends

8 Nov 2019 4:10pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A lovely capture. The lady under the umbrella must have been high ranking back in the day.

8 Nov 2019 4:15pm

@Steve Rice: Yes, the highest rank.

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

intéressante tenue

8 Nov 2019 4:50pm

Benkirane Thami from Fès, Morocco

Il y a du monde côté public! Le festival semble avoir beaucoup de succès!
Bonne fin de semaine lumineuse!

8 Nov 2019 7:16pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Excellente tradition. Jolie scène, bien entourée la princesse.

8 Nov 2019 7:43pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Interesting costumes.

8 Nov 2019 8:31pm

Gary from Gwynedd, United Kingdom

Japanese culture does public theatre very well.

8 Nov 2019 11:48pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

I really like the traditional dress. A great scene and wonderful festival.

9 Nov 2019 3:05am

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful image and colorful costumes representing the culture. Excellent presentation. :)

9 Nov 2019 3:20am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

well costumed entrants into the parade

9 Nov 2019 1:47pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful photo of the characters .

10 Nov 2019 4:26pm