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Kawasaki Halloween Parade 2016

Kawasaki Halloween Parade 2016

Halloween costumed participants pose for a photograph during the annual Halloween Parade in Kawasaki on October 30, 2016. Here are some of our highlights… (All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Kiba Kakunori Raftsmen Perform

Kiba Kakunori Raftsmen Perform

Raftsmen, members of the Kiba ‘kakunori’ preservation society, perform a stunt on floating square timber logs at a festival in Tokyo on Sunday, October 16, 2016. (All photos by Yoshio […]

Features, Modern Japan

Japan celebrates national Health and Sports Day

Japan celebrates national Health and Sports Day

Reina Satake & Chisato Doihata perform in Tokyo’s Shibuya district as part of a special event on Japan’s National Health & Sports Day to promote the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and […]

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Ginza Place Opens in Tokyo

Ginza Place Opens in Tokyo

Sony and Nissan will open their new showrooms in Ginza’s new landmark Ginza Place building on September 24, 2016. (All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) Japan’s automobile giant Nissan displays the […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Goldfish Scooping Game in Asakusa

Goldfish Scooping Game in Asakusa

A boy tries to catch small kingyo (goldfish) with a paper scoop at the Asakusa Kingyo store on September 9, 2016, Tokyo, Japan. (All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) The […]