Maiko: Picture was taken in Kyoto, Japan. Her name is Toshimana, a Maiko in Kyoto, Japan. I caught her on her walk in small alley ways of Shijou. Being denied the first time for a picture she gave me a few seconds on her walk back. (© Seiya Bowen/National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest)
Seen on THE ATLANTIC, In Focus.
Woman Carrying Wood in Kyoto - by Youpv
Woman in Kyoto
Autumn in Kyoto
Female monk at Shinto temple in Kyoto
Cherry Blossoms, Hirano Shrine, Kyoto, Japan.