Close up taken with a Nikon D70s and Tokina 90mm f2.5.
The sakura in bloom at Shojiji. The lone hiker at the bottom gives some idea of the size of the trees.
Sakura at Shojiji. The thatched roof is the Priest's Residence (kuri 庫裡).
Cherry branch, Shohoji, Kyoto
Large cherry (sakura) nearSaga- Hirosawa Pond, Kyoto.
Temple roof, Hakone, Japan
Cherries at Daikakuji.
Cherry viewing, Meguro
Cherry viewing along the river in Meguro