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Features, Modern Japan

New Year Fire Review 2017

New Year Fire Review 2017

Members of the Tokyo Fire Department perform during the New Year’s Fire Review 2017 on January 6, 2017, Tokyo, Japan. (All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Hagoita-Ichi fair at Asakusa Sensoji Temple

Hagoita-Ichi fair at Asakusa Sensoji Temple

Asakusa visitors take pictures of traditional Hagoita (Battledores) on display during the Hagoita-Ichi fair at the Sensoji Temple on December 17, 2016, Tokyo, Japan. Originated in the Edo period the […]

Anime, Bizarre

Shinjo kun of Kochi Prefecture wins 2016 Yuru-Kyara Grand Prix

Shinjo kun of Kochi Prefecture wins 2016 Yuru-Kyara Grand Prix

Shinjo Kun of Susaki in Kochi Prefecture is congratulated by Kumamon as he wins the Yuru-Kyara Grand Prix on November 6, 2016, in Matsuyama, Japan. (All photos by Rod Walters/AFLO) […]

Entertainment, Movie Premieres

Tokyo International Film Festival 2016 Opening Event

Tokyo International Film Festival 2016 Opening Event

A man walks past a Tokyo International Film Festival signboard on display at Roppongi Hills before the Red Carpet Opening on October 25, 2016, Tokyo, Japan. The 29th Tokyo International […]

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 […]