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Traditional Japan

Sumo wrestlers practice at dojo prior to Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament

Sumo wrestlers practice at dojo prior to Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament

(All photos by Ben Weller/AFLO) Sumo wrestlers practice at a training dojo in Chikusa Ward, Nagoya on July 4. The 2018 Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament will take place from July […]

Traditional Japan

Wakamiya Hachiman-sha Shrine festival in Nagoya

Wakamiya Hachiman-sha Shrine festival in Nagoya

(All photos by Ben Weller/AFLO) Wakamiya Hachiman-sha Shrine annual festival took place on May 15 and 16 in Nagoya, Japan. One of the largest festivals in Nara Prefecture originated in […]

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 […]

Anime, Bizarre

Love Cul Spirit – Cosplay Event in Nagoya

Love Cul Spirit – Cosplay Event in Nagoya

A cosplayer checks her makeup before a photo shoot at Love Cul Spirit. (All photos by Ben Weller/AFLO) A cosplayer poses for a picture with a pink plastic gun at […]

Features, Traditional Japan

American becomes Japan’s first full-time salaried foreign ninja

American becomes Japan’s first full-time salaried foreign ninja

The first american professional ninja in Japan greets the press on Saturday April 23, 2016, in the grounds of Nagoya Castle, Aichi prefecture, Japan. (Photos by Richard Atrero de Guzman/AFLO) […]