Monday, 21 October 2013

Noren at Yamatogawa

Noren is the curtain made of many stripes of fabric at the entrance of shop, restaurants and ryokan and is exposed only whin is open for business. Is always decorated with with a nice calligraphy showing name of the place or with a drawing. This is a sake factory called Yamatogawa, very good sake, in Kitakata, i took many pictures at this factory in the years, this noreen is new to replace the very old one. Photographed with the 85 mm. f 1.4 in daylight.