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Illuminated floats march on during the Itoda Gion Yamagasa Festival on May 11, 2013 in Itoda, Fukuoka, Japan. The festival, thought to date back in Edo Era, is held May 11 and 12 every year.
May 11, 2013 License
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe poses for photographs at the cockpit of a T-4 training aircraft of the Japan Air Self-Defense Force acrobat team 'Blue Impulse' at the JASDF Higashimatsushima Base on May 12, 2013 in...More
May 12, 2013 License
In this aerial image, people plant rice at Shiroyone Senmaida rice terrace on May 12, 2013 in Wajima, Ishikawa, Japan. 40 percent of the rice terrace once became fallow field due to the lack of farmers and successors, now with the help...More
Fishermen, known as Cormorant Fishing Masters, use cormorant birds or 'U' during the practice of 'Ukai' or cormorant fishing during the fishing season which runs from May 11 to October 15, on the Nagara River May 11, 2013 in Gifu,...More
In this aerial image, Tsuruga Peninsula, where the Japan Atomic Power Company's Tsuruga Nuclear Power Plant (L), Japan Atomic Energy Agency's Monju prototype fast-breeder reactor, and Kansai Electric Power Co's Mihama Nuclear Power...More
May 08, 2013 License
Champion Ryo Miyazaki of Japan knocks out Carlos Velarde of Mexico during their WBA Light Minimumweight title bout at Bodymaker Colosseum on May 8, 2013 in Osaka, Japan.
Ryu Shichinohe celebrates after winning the Men's over 100kg during the All Japan Judo Championships By Weight Category at Fukuoka Convention Center on May 12, 2013 in Fukuoka, Japan.
Supporters of Pakistan Tehrik e Insaf (PTI) gather to show their support the PTI chairman Imran Khan, who was heavy injured at a rally in Lahore after having fallen 15 feet, on May 9, 2013 in Islamabad, Pakistan. The general election...More
May 09, 2013 License