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..from Krung Thep

Posted by
shoti (somewhere in, China) on 11 April 2010 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

Krung Thep( City of Angels) a.k.a. Bangkok

The temple in the background is called Wat Benchamabophit (Wat = temple). The monks here go out in front of the temple to beg for food in early morning. That monk walking looks like he had reached his quota, so he went back to the monastery.

Bangkok, Thailand

NIKON D40 1/100 second F/8.0 ISO 200 12 mm

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k@ from Paris, France

Nice wide-angle sensation & colors of a dreamy postcard ~

11 Apr 2010 8:05am

sawsengee from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

a splendid shot of the marble temple......beautiful colours, wide angle effect

11 Apr 2010 10:20am

Xerophytes from London, United Kingdom


11 Apr 2010 10:46am

liling from Singapore

great image! the monk approaching the temple and the birds in flight work so well together in this image.

11 Apr 2010 3:43pm

Ian Smith from London, United Kingdom

Great angle and colour! The passing bird adds energy to the composition. Nice photo!

11 Apr 2010 4:31pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Excellent depth and I just love deeply contrasted pictures such as this Shoti.

11 Apr 2010 7:29pm

Henrik Herskind from Copenhagen, Denmark

Wonderful colors, and the birds add another (scary) feeling! If it were my picture, I would try to straighten up the lines in some degree.

12 Apr 2010 12:25am

April from Iloilo City, Philippines

beautiful shot....just like in a postcard. great work.

12 Apr 2010 4:45am

LoulouPix from New York, United States

Beautiful colors and very interesting pov!

12 Apr 2010 9:22pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Fantastic composition

13 Apr 2010 4:16pm

marsa from Tehran, Iran

it's a super photo.very nicely captured. bravo

13 Apr 2010 5:45pm

Nandan from Zurich, Switzerland

nice the reference of the picture...
but the bird on the left is a bit distracting..i would have covered the temple fully int he right too....

3 May 2010 6:11pm

1/100 second
ISO 200
12 mm