Photo of the Day

Costumed performers participate in the Tenjin Matsuri festival
May 14, 2011

Tenjin Matsuri, Osaka

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This shot shows the color, excitement, and movement of the Tenjin Matsuri in Osaka, Japan.

(This photo and caption were submitted to My Shot.)

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Photograph by Paul Whitton, My Shot
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