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Japanese women wearing traditional kimonos pose in front of St... News PhotoAdult,Cultures,Horizontal,International Landmark,Japanese Culture,Kimono,Papal Conclave,Portrait,Religion,St. Peter's Basilica - The Vatican,State of the Vatican City,Vatican,WomenPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPJapanese women wearing traditional kimonos pose in front of St Peter's basilica on the eve of the conclave on March 11, 2013 at the Vatican. Catholic cardinals had a final day of jockeying for position the same day before shutting themselves into the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope after Benedict XVI's shock resignation, with an Italian and a Brazilian who both head powerful archdioceses among the top contenders. AFP PHOTO / GABRIEL BOUYS (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS,GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)