Chiba, Japan – U.S. actress, musician and model, Taylor Momsen, arrives at Narita International Airport, September 24, 2012. The American star of Gossip Girl and Pretty Reckless is in Japan to promote the Samantha Thavasa brand. She is the latest in a long line of international stars to be associated with the Japanese handbag brand. (Photo by AFLO)
Tokyo, Japan – Tokyo traceur “Yutaro” practicing Parkour in Tokyo’s Shinjuku district, June 20, 2012. Parkour is a modern method of physical training, also known as freerunning. It was originally founded in France in the 1990s. (Photo by Tony McNicol/AFLO)
Tokyo, Japan – Katy Perry appears at the Japan Premiere for her movie ”Part Of Me” at the Roppongi Hills TOHO Cinemas, September 25, 2012.
Tokyo, Japan – American actress, musician and model, Taylor Momsen, and invited Samantha Thavasa customers pose for a photo on stage during a promotional event for the fashion brand Samantha Thavasa, September 25, 2012. (Photo by Christopher Jue/AFLO)
Tokyo, Japan – Presidents Tadashi Yanai, third from right, of fashion retailer Uniqlo and Hiroyuki Miyazaki, third from left, of consumer electronics chain Bic Camera cut the tape in a ceremony marking the grand opening of their collaboration – BicQlo- at Tokyo’s Shinjuku district, September 27, 2012. BicQlo was born out of collaboration between the two retailer giants which have put together their respective know-how in fashion and consumer electronics in the new flagship store. The outlet in the middle of Shinjuku’s shopping area will sell the latest and most popular products, the bests of the two, with mannequins in colorful wear holding a camera or using a vacuum cleaner. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO)
Tokyo, Japan – Kosuke Kitajima speaks during a celebration party for the London Olympic Japan National Team in downtown Tokyo, September 27, 2012. (Photo by Daiju Kitamura/AFLO SPORT)