The woman with an umbrella was approaching Myeongjeongmun gate foot by foot

Woman with an umbrella in front of Myeongjeongmun Gate

Shot at Changgyeong Palace in Seoul, South Korea

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Entering the site of Changgyeong Palace, a wooden gate appeared in front of me. It was Myeongjeongmun gate. During I watched the gate from a distance, a woman putting an umbrella up appeared and walked toward the gate.

The nameplate written in Chinese characters was hung on it like other architectures in the palace. Until the end of the Joseon Dynasty, Chinese characters were used in official documents in the Korean Peninsula.

These nameplates are very useful for tourists. It makes easy to know what it is and where I am.

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PHOTO DATA

No

7974

Shooting Date

Jun 2008

Posted On

October 13, 2013

Modified On

March 4, 2020

Place

Seoul, South Korea

Genre

Street Photography

Camera

CANON EOS 1V

Lens

EF85MM F1.2L II USM

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