View of east end of the garden at Ryoanji, wall on south side of the garden, and weeping cherry tree in blossom on other side of wall. Petals of fallen blossoms gather on roof of wall and in garden on south side. May, 1998.
Detail, rock groups at the southwest corner of the garden at Ryoanji.
Detail, rock groups at east end of the garden at Ryoanji, viewed looking to the south-southeast from the eastern end of the veranda of the main building. Early morning, clear day in late spring.
View across garden pond to Golden Pavilion, built for Yoshimitsu, 3rd Ashikaga shogun. Island in the pond in front of pavilion.
East end of the rock garden at Ryoanji, photographed from the veranda of the hojo, looking to the south. Early December morning, frost on the roof of the wall surrounding the garden. The frost will disappear quickly as the sun rises in the sky.
Path through lower garden at Ginkakuji, with slab of rock that forms bridge across part of the garden pond.
View of the rock garden, viewed from the east, looking west. Early morning, December, with frost on the roof of the wall around the garden.
Woman gardener in traditional garb works in the moss garden at Ginkakuji, Kyoto, sweeping leaves off from the carpet of moss. Note: slide taken in 1972.