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    A Shinto priest climbs the steps to the 3,003 meter summit of Tateyama, one of Japan's three holy mountains. At the top is the Oyama Shrine, which signifies Heaven, while the lower valley of the mountain, Jigokudani, signifies Hell due to its volcanic sulfur vents.
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    Date Taken: Sep 4, 2014
    Date Uploaded: Sep 4, 2014
    Location: Kurobe, Toyama, Japan
    Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T3i
    Focal Length: 18 mm
    Shutter Speed: 1/250 sec
    Aperture: f/7.1
    ISO: 100
    Copyright: © Jonathan Jahnke
    Categories: Culture, Portraits, Places
    Assignments: Sacred Landscapes, Faith, Someday, The Faceless Portrait, The Walk, Sense of Place