Pictures of the Week (Feb. 7 – Feb. 13)

Candle vigil in Shibuya for Japanese taken hostages by ISIS
Tokyo, Japan – People hold a candle vigil in Tokyo’s Shibuya for Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, businessman Haruna Yukawa and Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh on February 8, 2015. The three were taken hostage and slain by Islamic State (ISIS) earlier this year. (Photo by

Diving: Diving International Tournament Selection 2015
Tokyo, Japan – A general view of the Diving International Tournament Selection, Men’s 3m Springboard at Tatsumi International Swimming Pool, February 8, 2015. (Photo by Yusuke Nakanishi/AFLO SPORT)

Honda Shows New F1 Car to Tokyo Press
Tokyo, Japan – Fernando Alonso of Spain (L) and Jenson Button of Great Britain (R) shake hands during a press conference for the new McLaren Honda MP4-30 at Honda Motor Co. headquarters, February 10, 2015. (Photo by Hideki Yoshihara/AFLO SPORT)

Yuichi Sugimoto Speaks at the FCCJ
Tokyo, Japan – Freelance Photojournalist Yuichi Sugimoto shows the official notification from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan which denied his legal right to get his passport during a press conference at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan, February 12, 2015. Sugimoto will take legal action against the Japanese Government after they confiscated his passport to prevent him from traveling to Syria to report on the civil war there. After the murder of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto and Haruna Yukawa by ISIS, the Japanese Government does not want to allow Japanese citizens traveling to the area for safety reasons. (Photo by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO)

CP+ 2015 Camera Show
Tokyo, Japan – A booth assistant holds Sigma’s dp2 Quattro as she poses with her colleagues at the CP+2015 at the CP+2015 (Camera and Imaging Show) in Yokohama, south of Tokyo, February 13, 2015. The show for latest photography and video equipments will run until February 15. (Photo by Takeshi Sumikura/AFLO)