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Under the Pagoda's Eves

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 30 June 2016 in Architecture and Portfolio.

Beautiful woodworking in this lovely structure. These pagodas are brilliantly designed so that their floors can move independently in and earthquake. Therefore, the quakes energy is dissipated.

Matsuyama, Japan

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Martine from France

Superbe travail !

30 Jun 2016 5:10am

Roland-T from Loverval, Belgium

Very good graphique! good bw

30 Jun 2016 5:24am

Devi from Chennai, India

beautiful wooden rafters and beams...

30 Jun 2016 5:33am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

The great thing about the construction of the tree

30 Jun 2016 5:33am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France


30 Jun 2016 5:38am

martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

J'aime ta composition

30 Jun 2016 7:35am

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Beautiful details.:-)

30 Jun 2016 8:24am

Marie Le Corre from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

I love this tangled wood structure. Beautiful wood also

30 Jun 2016 8:28am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb framing !

30 Jun 2016 11:09am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

nice point of view. excellent graphics.

30 Jun 2016 11:53am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

incredible structure...

30 Jun 2016 12:21pm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique.... )

30 Jun 2016 1:15pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel jeux de poutres de bois quel chevrons et vue superbe.

30 Jun 2016 1:54pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Stunning B&W capture of a wooden roof. Beautiful.

30 Jun 2016 2:11pm

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful shot in B&W. Excellent details.

30 Jun 2016 2:50pm

Don from United States

A fine graphic image. It is very interesting to hear of the earthquake adjustments.

30 Jun 2016 2:50pm

jean pierre a from France

excellent noir et blanc avec un beau rendu du bois! amitiés

30 Jun 2016 3:53pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Amazing. Great capture of these details. Lovely textures and geometry. :)

30 Jun 2016 3:55pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot
with beautiful frame, lights, textures & graphics!

30 Jun 2016 5:03pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Splendid detail captured in these structural components with incredible wood grain patterns!!

30 Jun 2016 5:56pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Elegant woodworking

30 Jun 2016 6:37pm

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

Great close-up highlighting the patterns to be seen.

30 Jun 2016 8:29pm

Diana from Olympia, United States

So fantastic

30 Jun 2016 9:15pm

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

AMAZING! I like it. Great composition.

30 Jun 2016 9:52pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Wow, this is just an amazing creation; and love the grain of the wood!

1 Jul 2016 12:29am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Very smart building plan.

1 Jul 2016 1:46am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

bien les bandes

1 Jul 2016 11:54am

Vaido from Võrumaa, Estonia

I love the wood textures here.

2 Jul 2016 6:45am

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

Amazing craftsmanship - and thinking that there were no modern tools etc ........ Superb presentation, Steve - and thanks for the Info. --- Kindest regards Monika

2 Jul 2016 8:37pm

AMH from Buenos Aires, Argentina

preciosa foto . se pueden ver muy bien los detalles . un beso grande . Alejandra

3 Jul 2016 10:10pm