Shadowness - imladris517 An art sharing site where artists can create a free portfolio. Reach to thousands of graphic designers, photographers and art enthusiasts. en Graduation <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Photo of a friend walking across the stage shortly after being capped at a University of Auckland graduation ceremony in New Zealand. The shot was taken by panning the camera to try and match his speed which produced the motion blur in the background. The background colours come from the different academic regalia worn by the lecturers who were seated on the stage. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 05:17:57 -0500 Kiyomizudera Akamon <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />The southern entry gateway (Niōmon) to the Kiyomizudera (Pure Water) temple also commonly known as the Akamon (Red Gate) in Kyoto, Japan. The photo was taken from within the temple grounds. Please see for more information about the temple. Thu, 14 Feb 2013 05:15:24 -0500 Katsura Imperial Villa <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Taken at the Katsura Imperial Villa in Kyoto, Japan. Please see for more information. View of the pond from the Geppa-rō Pavilion Thu, 14 Feb 2013 05:12:49 -0500 Shinjuku at Night <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Taken from the Tokyo Metropolitan Building, Japan. From left to right, <a href="">Shinjuku Mitsui Building</a>, <a href="">Sompo Japan Building</a>, and <a href="">Shinjuku Center Building</a> Deviantart link Sat, 14 Apr 2012 23:34:48 -0400 Base of the American and Bridal Veil Falls <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />The American and Bridal Veil falls are part of a trio called the Niagara Falls on the Niagara River along the Canada-U.S. border. Please see this Wikipedia link for more information. Just to give an idea of the scale, the little yellow things on the upper right corner are people : ) Deviantart link Mon, 09 Apr 2012 05:39:10 -0400 Kinkaku-ji - Temple of the Golden Pavilion <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Kinkaku-ji (Temple of the Golden Pavilion), Zen Buddhist temple, Kyoto, Japan The name Kinkaku is derived from the gold leaf that the pavilion is covered in. For more information please see this Wikipedia link Deviantart link Thu, 05 Apr 2012 10:14:37 -0400 Kiyomizudera Temple <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Kiyomizudera Temple ("Pure Water Temple"), Kyoto, Japan. An interesting fact is that no nails were used in its construction. Please see this Wikipedia <a href="">link</a> if you would like to know more about the temple. link Fri, 30 Mar 2012 19:22:25 -0400 Pavilion on Lotus Lake <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Wuli Arbor Pavilion on Lotus Lake, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Deviantart link Fri, 23 Mar 2012 07:53:01 -0400 Tokyo at Night <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Night view from the Tokyo Metropolitan Building Selective colouring of a photo. link Fri, 23 Mar 2012 07:50:14 -0400 Coming in for another landing <a href=""><img src="" /></a><br />Gull coming in for another landing near Toronto City hall, Canada link Fri, 23 Mar 2012 07:47:26 -0400