This scenes are inspired by different images of Gion in old Japan.
These are rendered in different time setting. We tried different color schemes both to suggest a cool feeling of early morning.
Sentinels refers to the Pagodas because of their large scale and for being one of the oldest structures. This gives the impression that they watch over the whole village and gives a feeling of security.
You can view it in higher resolution:
some closeup shots:
critiques and suggestions are very much welcome :)