Archives for October 2012

Flowers and Reflections – Osaka Castle

IMG_8021WP800x533(Taken October 2012)
ISO400 80mm F8 1/200 Canon 40D

I seem to be drawn to reflections. And flowers. This reflection is in the mote around Osaka Castle. Construction of the grounds and castle began in 1583 so there is are an abundance of ancient architecture including the large block walls. The castle and the 15 acre grounds are subway accessible and centrally located. A great place for a picnic and people watching.

Osaka Reflection

IMG_8118WP800x533

(Taken October 2012)
ISO400 53mm F7.1 1/160 Canon 40D

And sometimes just a strange sight catches my eye. This was in Osaka across the canal from an amusement park. The big face in the center of the ferris wheel reflected in the window of the industrial looking building. Is that art? Who’s to say?….