Tag Archives: Korea

Weekly Photo Challenge: Stone Bridge

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Bulguksa Temple @ Gyeongju (South Korea)

A triple-arched stone bridge spans a pond at Bulguksa Temple (a UNESCO World Heritage).

The bridge was quite crowded until it started drizzling. I took shelter under a willow tree and was drying my camera gear when a couple strolled into the frame.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Optimistic

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The Little Prince @ Busan, South Korea

“What makes the desert beautiful,” said the little prince, “is that somewhere it hides a well …”

Now that’s optimism!

Weekly Photo Challenge: From Every Angle

DDP @ Seoul

DDP @ Seoul

The Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) is a landmark in Seoul, South Korea. The futuristic design provides multiple perspective points … offering plenty of photo opportunities from different angles.

 

DDP @ Seoul

DDP @ Seoul

The building features a shapely facade made up of aluminium panels of varying sizes and curvatures. Not everyone will appreciate this modern masterpiece, but I am certainly a huge fan.

 

DDP @ Seoul

DDP @ Seoul

From this angle, it looks as if a massive alien mothership has just landed.

 

DDP @ Seoul

DDP @ Seoul

It beckoned me to come back again in the morning for more shots!

My response to Weekly Photo Challenge: From Every Angle

Weekly Photo Challenge: Wall

Gamcheon Culture Village

Gamcheon Culture Village

The colorful walls @ Gamcheon Culture Village (Busan, South Korea). This place has many nicknames … Korea’s Santorini, Korea’s Machu Picchu, Lego Village etc.

My response to Weekly Photo Challenge: Wall

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Cities and City Structures

Seoul (South Korea)

Seoul (South Korea)

The night is “Seoul” beautiful! Overlooking Seoul (South Korea) from Namsan Mountain. I deliberately exclude the tip of the tower and leave its height to your imagination. This is my entry for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Cities and City Structures