Japanese Photographer Captures Mystical Shrines Covered in Snow – Design You Trust — Design Daily Since 2007

Japanese Photographer Captures Mystical Shrines Covered in Snow

Located in Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kifune shrine is effortlessly iconic. It is one of the highest-ranked government supported shrines, and for a good reason. The shrine is surrounded by wildlife and nearby rivers. It also bears worship to Shinto spirits related to water. Overall, Kifune shrine is easily recognizable owing to its many red lanterns.

Recently, photographer Usadanu posted striking pictures of the shrine on Twitter. Usadanu’s photoshoot took place shortly after December 15th, the first snowfall in the area. As you can see, the shrine’s majestic facade is even more amazing when covered in snow.

More: Twitter h/t: grapee

Fortunately for fans, Usadanu is well-versed at capturing such snow-covered vistas. The photographer’s Twitter feed showcases several other such images like these:

If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Design You Trust Facebook page. You won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

100-Year-Old Hand-Colored Postcards Offer A Fascinating Glimpse Of Pre-War Japan
“Lens Between Us” Project
Beautiful Color Photographs Of England During The 1920s
Edwardian Criminal Faces Of North Shields: Vintage Mugshots Of Women In The Early 1900s
Photographer Captures American Apparel Ads in their Gritty Natural Environment
Zoe Saldana for Malibu Magazine
Spectacular Winning Photos Of Nikon Small World 2021
How Do Perceptions Of Beauty Vary Across The Globe?
Amazing Color Photos Capture Chicago's Street Scenes During The Blizzard Of 1979
Arie van’t Riet’s Colorized X-rays Emphasize Natural Beauty
This Wedding Photographer Turns You Into A Miniature Person
2020 Miss Mexico Contestants Compete In Traditional Outfits And They Are Amazing
Photographer Nei Valente Creates An Urban Photo Series Of The NYC Newsstands
Best Of Flickr 2017 – The 25 Most Beautiful Photos From Flickr In 2017
Exploration Photographer Has Traveled Thousands Of Miles To Document The Eerie Beauty Of Abandoned Industrial Locations
7 Fantastic Pieces Of Advice For Taking Photos On The Beach
This Woman Quits Her Job To Pursue Her Dream Of Travelling, And Here’s Where She’ve Been
Amazing Black-and-White Photos of Amsterdam Taken by Dutch Painter George Hendrik Breitner
Winners of the Royal Navy Peregrine Trophy Photography Awards
Fascinating Vintage Photographs of Scooter Enthusiasts in Nebraska, 1945
SPKSMEN Campaign, Spring '11
Cool Photos of Teenage Girls in the 1970s
Phil Fisk: Everyday People
Australian Nikon-Walkley Awards 2016 Winners