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Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 30 April 2012 in Architecture.

The temple near the bridge and pool in the deep, dark Monkey Forest.

Sacred Monkey Forest
Beautiful Bali

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PATRICK from miramas, France


30 Apr 2012 5:15am

Mhelene from Paris, France

Very beautiful composition !

30 Apr 2012 5:42am

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, Canada

As the vines hand down they mirror the stairs beautifully, such superb colours and
composition, magnifique !~

30 Apr 2012 5:43am

Tataze from Bourgogne, France

Very beautiful.

30 Apr 2012 5:45am

Marie LC from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

The forest, gradually invaded the temple and leaves her moss green color of the stone. I love Bali and I love this series

30 Apr 2012 5:48am

yiannis krikis from thessaloniki, Greece

fantastic scenery, colors and lighting

30 Apr 2012 6:24am

Victoria from Sweden

Beautiful picture!

30 Apr 2012 7:30am

Monique from Koh Samui, Thailand

I feel like an explorer and after walking for weeks and weeks I just found the temple in the middle of the jungle! Beautiful framing with those roots hanging in front which create the atmosphere I described!

30 Apr 2012 8:17am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Just love the colour - a super frame

30 Apr 2012 8:51am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

I'm loving all of that emerald green around the frame.

30 Apr 2012 9:18am

Veronique from France, Switzerland

lovely greens and vegetation

30 Apr 2012 10:00am

Wendy from Canterbury, New Zealand

Fascinating place, great capture Steve.

30 Apr 2012 10:32am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

The living harmony of green.

30 Apr 2012 10:35am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle cpatage de ce temple dans la jungle avec ces tons verts, sueprbe.
Belle journée

30 Apr 2012 10:36am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Wow, what an amazing place! That would be an incredible place to visit - great shot, Steve!

30 Apr 2012 11:16am

Z from Shanghai, China

superb framing, Steve! Love the greens on the stone

30 Apr 2012 12:02pm

10Fraction from Rennes, France

a perfect composition and the portrait mode is just perfect

30 Apr 2012 12:09pm

Lougris from Toulouse, France

un cadrage superbe et des teintes concordantes pour ce temple !!

30 Apr 2012 12:29pm

GJC from Kyoto, Japan

Now that's a temple! Wonderful image of a place at home with its surroundings.

30 Apr 2012 12:50pm

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

wonderful frame full of super interesting details !

30 Apr 2012 1:09pm

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

An eerie place the way the deep green moss seems to envelope everything - nature reclaims its realm.

30 Apr 2012 1:48pm

Diana from Olympia, United States

Like the way you framed this spot

30 Apr 2012 2:54pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine shot for its careful combination of verticals and horizontal lines. Interesting details, too, in this fine composition. Very well done.

30 Apr 2012 3:10pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

was ist das für ein herrliches Grün. Sehr schönes Foto.

30 Apr 2012 3:40pm

rian from vestavia hills, United States

a temple in the forest.. this sure holds a lot of history in it.. great catch! :)

30 Apr 2012 4:30pm

Alisha from Bielefeld,Germany, Germany

lovely :)!

30 Apr 2012 4:56pm

Kiki from Ambert, France

A bushy place very green and invaded by the moss. The image shows well the ambient humidity !

30 Apr 2012 5:51pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

A really interesting place, the hanging vines give it such a fantastic atmosphere! Great shot!

30 Apr 2012 6:03pm

DULCIE from Danville, CA, United States

As I admire this temple and surrounds, I am trying to picture this scene a it might have been while the temple was being constructed. Intriguing.

30 Apr 2012 6:20pm

London Caller from United Kingdom

Wow, everything is covered by moss!
Really special.
Like an enchanted wood.

30 Apr 2012 6:34pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Interestingly composed! I love how the temple seems to have become part of the landscape that surrounds it!

30 Apr 2012 6:36pm

franz from Baden, Austria

intriguing light and shadow, and i like those vines hanging from the trees ...

30 Apr 2012 7:54pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Wonderful scene and amazing details. Great framing and beautiful colors and light !!!

30 Apr 2012 8:27pm

Nfs from Tehran, Iran

Absolutly wonderful, color, framing and everything's perfect !

30 Apr 2012 9:13pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A beautifully framed shot Steve! The lush feel of the jungle is perfectly captured! ;-)

1 May 2012 12:24am

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States


1 May 2012 12:36am

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

Nicely balanced lighting and contrasts; rich greens showing off well.

1 May 2012 12:50am

Kala from United States

Interesting structure. And that whole area looks so lush and green.

1 May 2012 2:45am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Beautiful details.. love the shades of green..

1 May 2012 8:09am

Becky from los angeles, United States

Just beautiful - and yes the shades of green - wow.

1 May 2012 8:25am

Jason Kravitz from Brussels, United States

this is a magical place

1 May 2012 5:21pm

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

That's a lovely composition.

1 May 2012 5:37pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Very beautiful composition! Superb details!

1 May 2012 8:18pm

Riccardo from Rome, Italy

What a green!!

2 May 2012 12:15pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful frame. Lovely green tones and excellent composition. :)

2 May 2012 4:55pm

Vaido from Võrumaa, Estonia

Impressive scene!

3 May 2012 9:38am