Karesansui: Tofuku-ji The dry landscape garden, can take many forms. Tofuku-ji, a Zen Buddist Temple, is designated as a National Site of Scenic Beauty. Here master gardener, Mirei Shigemori, did some pretty wild stuff indeed!
Tenryu-ji Garden & Sōgen Pond The milky koi pond, the beginnings of fall colour, some kind of ultra soft atmospheric light…this image just seemed to insist on a different treatment like a hand-coloured vintage postcard. The Zen temple garden is a UNESCO World Heritage Site (and the pond designated as a ‘Special Place of Scenic Beauty of Japan’ in Kyoto.