The Gyeongbokgung (Royal Palace) in Seoul has a number of different guards dressed in traditional clothing guarding the main gates.
This one, serving at the Gungseongmun or Royal gate, is unarmed and appears to be mostly involved in co-ordinating armed guards.
Shot on the 10/03/10
Details: 170mm, 1/160 sec, f/5.6, ISO200
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