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Share Your Wow! Japan Photo Contest Winners

WOW Prize Winner - Samantha Tan


During the 2012 - 2013 Share Your Wow! photo contest period of six months, over 38,000 photos were entered from 100 countries! Congratulations to Samantha Tan who was awarded the Wow! Prize, given to only one entrant in the contest, and kudos to the 6 winners of the Individual Theme prizes: Melissa Kaita for Cool!; Ho Su Hwei for Delicious!; Jihye Kwon for Happy!; Phuong Nguyen for Beautiful!; Marcel for Funny! And Nicola Furniss for Miracle!


Nine winners were selected for the Tohoku/North Kanto Regional Prizes. Thanks to all the participants for such inspiring, sensitive and striking photos that show the beauty and charm of Japan.

Share Your Wow! is a photo contest consisting of photos of Japan submitted by tourists, foreign residents and students living in Japan currently.

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