14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A self-portrait amidst the Arashiyama bamboos
One of my favorite places to visit: the Arashiyama Bamboo Forest. Apart from the cultural significance and practicality of bamboo, the plant in forest form lends itself to dramatic lighting and a fantastical sense of wonder. You can just imagine a guzheng being played in the distance.
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||Nov. 30, 2016, 4:31 p.m.