The statues stood still

statues of jizo
Shot at Zojo-Ji, a Buddhist temple in Shiba, Tokyo
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Many statues of Jizo were lined up in some lines in a corner of the precinct. Although the summer had come to this city, all of them wore a knit cap. I worried whether they were breathless in the heat. Yet my uneasiness proved unfounded. They seemed to be completely indifferent to the hotness.

A second look confirmed that every knit cap was different from each other. The lockstep mentality might be ill-loved in their world.

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Aug 2005 STILL LIFE TOKYO

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PHOTO DATA

No

135

Shooting Date

Jul 2005

Posted On

August 3, 2005

Modified On

January 19, 2020

Place

Shiba, Tokyo

Genre

Still Life Photography

Camera

CANON EOS 1V

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