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Shigeru OKADA

Hotokegaura Sunset

Masato Ohta (heiwa4126)

Kawagoe Festival - Float vs. Float

Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan

October 20, 2012, 06:07 UTC (15:07 local time)

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© 2012 Masato Ohta (heiwa4126), Some Rights Reserved. Creative Commons License

Caption

Benkei float vs. Takasago float in Kawagoe Festival.

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川越市役所近くの銭湯・旭湯と料亭吉寅の間で睨み合う、志多町「弁慶の山車」(県指定有形民俗文化財)と末広町「高砂の山車」(川越市歴史文化伝承山車)。このように山車と山車が出会うのを「曳っかわせ(ひっかわせ)」といい、山車上部が360度回転します(実際に見ると唖然とします)。
http://www.360cities.net/image/kawagoe-festival-float-vs-float-saitama-japan

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Location

Asia / Japan

Lat: 35° 55' 29.29" N
Long: 139° 29' 4.87" E

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Equipment

Nikon D7000
Sigma 8mm/f3.5
Nodal Ninja R1
Nodal Ninja panopole 2
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