Traditional Kanazawan timber house.

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Comments (4)

Lesna_T on January 4, 2010

The similar can be and in the Russian village! Very interesting!

Andrew Royle on January 4, 2010

I suspect you are absolutely correct on that score Lesna_T. I might have to amend the title to this one. You can find quiet a bit of 19th century Russian influence in certain parts of Japan.

Lesna_T on January 5, 2010

Oh, Andrew, I didn't anticipate such result...

Andrew Royle on January 5, 2010

Thank you for your interest Lesna_T. I must say I did think at the time that this place might have a faint whiff of Dr. Zhivago about it.

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Photo taken in Otemachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture 920-0912, Japan

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  • Uploaded on July 10, 2007
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    by Andrew Royle
    • Camera: OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO.,LTD u20D,S400D,u400D
    • Taken on 2004/08/27 12:07:18
    • Exposure: 0.004s (1/250)
    • Focal Length: 5.80mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.100
    • ISO Speed: ISO64
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash