Japan Pictures of The Week - June 30-July 6
Children carry the 'Hikiyama' float during the Children Yamakasa as a part of Hakata Gion Yamakasa festival on July 4, 2014 in Fukuoka, Japan. The festival is held from July 1 to 15, highlights on July 15 with the 'Oiyama' event.
July 04, 2014 License
Jordanne Whiley of Great Britain (l) and Yui Kamiji of Japan celebrate with the trophy after winning their Ladies' Wheelchair Doubles Final match against Jiske Griffioen and Aniek Van Koot of Netherlands on day thirteen of the...More
July 06, 2014 License
Nobuhisa Yamada is tossed into the air after the testimonial for Nobuhisa Yamada of Urawa Red Diamonds at Saitama Stadium on July 5, 2014 in Saitama, Japan.
July 05, 2014 License
Japanese women dressed in Yuakata, summer kimono walk on July 5, 2014 in Kyoto, Japan. Kyoto has been named the world's best city in the U.S. magazine Travel + Leisure for 2014, according to its website. The former capital of Japan is...More
In this long exposure image, lights carried by trekkers who are climbing Mt. Fuji to see the first sunrise twinkle on June 30, 2014 in Fujiyoshida, Japan. The climbing season is until September.
June 30, 2014 License
Kei Nishikori of Japan celebrates after winning his Gentlemen's Singles third round match against Simone Bolelli of Italy on day seven of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June...More
Koji Uehara #19 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after picking off a base runner in the 10th inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Ichiro Suzuki #31 of the New York Yankees climbs the right field wall going after a foul ball hit by Brian Dozier #2 of the Minnesota Twins during the first inning of the game on July 5, 2014 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
A new LED (light-emitting diode) vegetable farm is unveiled on July 2, 2014 in Tagajo, Miyagi, Japan. The vegetable factory is capable of producing 10,000 heads of lettuce a day. The facility is believed to be one of the largest...More
July 02, 2014 License
A cormorant master prepares his sea cormorants for the nights 'Ukai' on July 2, 2014 in Gifu, Japan. In this traditional fishing art 'ukai,' a cormorant master called 'usho' manages cormorants to capture ayu or sweetfish. The ushos of...More