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New Year Ice Bath Ceremony in Japan

New Year Ice Bath Ceremony in Japan

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) Annual New Year ice bath ceremony took place at Kanda Myojin Shrine in Tokyo on January 21. A group of brave men and women […]

News, Politics

Anti-Trump protesters take to the streets of Tokyo

Anti-Trump protesters take to the streets of Tokyo

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) People marched the streets of Tokyo on Friday night to protest againt Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45th President of the United States. An […]

Entertainment, International Celebrities, Movie Premieres

Oliver Stone promotes “Snowden” in Tokyo

Oliver Stone promotes “Snowden” in Tokyo

(All photos by YUTAKA/AFLO) American director Oliver Stone made an appearance at the press conference for his film “Snowden” in Tokyo today. The biopic stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Edward Snowden, […]

Features, Modern Japan, News, Technology

Tokyo Auto Salon 2017

Tokyo Auto Salon 2017

(Photo by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) Tokyo Auto Salon 2017 was held at Makuhari Messe in Chiba from January 13 to 15. Japan’s largest show for custom cars celebrated its 35th anniversary […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Coming of Age Celebration: Mikoshi in the Sea

Coming of Age Celebration: Mikoshi in the Sea

(All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) Traditional Coming of Age ceremony took place in Katase Enoshima beach in Kanagawa Prefecture on January 15. New adults who will turn 20 years old […]