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Tsuru Japanese Kimono
21-JUL-2006

Tsuru Japanese Kimono

This is a wedding Kimono. The Tsuru represent good luck and fortune and are embodied in various aspects of the wedding ceremony.
The bride and her family will fold 1000 paper (tsuru) cranes which are on display during the wedding ceremony.
This ensures that the couple will have good fortune and happiness.

Konica-Minolta DiMAGE A200
1/25s f/3.2 at 14.8mm iso200 full exif

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