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Okinawa Aquariums set up in Yurakucho

Okinawa Aquariums set up in Yurakucho

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) ”Sony Aquariums” are set up in front of Yurakucho station and at Sony Showroom / Sony Store, showcasing different marine animals from the Okinawa […]

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Features

Kotai Jingu Shrine Festival in Fujisawa

Kotai Jingu Shrine Festival in Fujisawa

(All photos by Ben Weller/AFLO) Kotai Jingu Shrine Festival was held in Fujisawa, Kanagawa Prefecture on August 17. The festival is held each year around the mid-August “Bon” holiday, which […]

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Sport

NFL star Tom Brady gives lesson to students in Japan

NFL star Tom Brady gives lesson to students in Japan

(All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) NFL superstar Tom Brady visited Japan as a part of his Asian tour for American sports brand Under Armour’s promotion. New England Patriots quarterback took […]

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Bizarre Japan

Comiket 92 Summer 2017 in Tokyo Big Sight

Comiket 92 Summer 2017 in Tokyo Big Sight

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) Comiket or Comic Market, the largest event for manga and comic lovers, took place at Tokyo Big Sight from August 11-13.

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Entertainment

Spider-Man: Homecoming Japan premiere

Spider-Man: Homecoming Japan premiere

(Photo by AFLO) Japan premiere for the movie “Spider-Man: Homecoming” took place in Shinjuku, Tokyo last night August 7. British actor Tom Holland and American director John Watts attended the […]

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Pictures of the Week

Pictures of the Week (Jun. 25 – Jul. 1)

Pictures of the Week (Jun. 25 – Jul. 1)

Aichi, Japan – A general view of the 100th Japan Track & Field National Championships Men’s 100m Final at Paloma Mizuho Stadium, June 25, 2016. (Photo by YUTAKA/AFLO SPORT) Aichi, […]

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Other News

Features, Traditional Japan

Yukata de Gin-bura Festival

Yukata de Gin-bura Festival

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) Hundreds of people wearing yukata (casual kimono) gathered on the main street of Ginza to participate in the annual Uchimizu (water sprinkling) event called […]

Features, Modern Japan

Earthquake-resistant domes in Kumamoto

Earthquake-resistant domes in Kumamoto

(All photos by Atrero de Guzman/AFLO) Earthquake-resistant dome houses in Aso Farm Land, Kumamoto prefecture, were used as evacuation shelters for Kumamoto earthquake victims. Some houses are decorated with a […]

News, Society

Okinawa Aquariums set up in Yurakucho

Okinawa Aquariums set up in Yurakucho

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) ”Sony Aquariums” are set up in front of Yurakucho station and at Sony Showroom / Sony Store, showcasing different marine animals from the Okinawa […]

News, Technology

Humanoid robots show off their skills during RoboCup soccer

Humanoid robots show off their skills during RoboCup soccer

(All photos by Ben Weller/AFLO) RoboCup Soccer match took place on July 27 during RoboCup 2017, a robotics and artificial intelligence convention in Nagoya. A fully autonomous humanoid robots are […]

Entertainment, International Celebrities

Hollywood’s Millenial Daughters promote Samantha Vega

Hollywood’s Millenial Daughters promote Samantha Vega

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) (L to R) Scarlet Rose Stallone, Sophia Rose Stallone, Amelia Gray Hamlin and Delilah Belle Hamlin and pose during Samantha Vega Millennial Sisters event […]