Archive for 16/03/2012

Photo 12, 2012

Jinrykisha

(Nowadays rickshaws that run around the areas are very popular among tourists)

Deadline for caption submissions: March 31, 2012
The best captions will be announced about a week later.

Photo 11, 2012

Tanuki no Okimono

(Raccoon dog dolls at a station in Kyoto)

 

Deadline for caption submissions: March 31, 2012
The best captions will be announced about a week later.

The Funniest Caption of the Month (February)

The caption (photo 5) below was selected as the funniest caption of the month (February) and the prize of 5,000 yen will be awarded to the writer.

 Toire (toilet) wa doko na no? Hayaku mitsukete! (Hide, Japanese)

Photo 7 & Photo 8 Best Captions

These captions will be published in the Hiragana Times April issue.

 

Photo 8, 2012

Kono kyanpu wa totemo furui desu ne. Sentaku suru to senzai ga arimasen.(Stephanie TRALBAUT)

Aahhah, Ojiichan! Ireba soko ni irecha damedesho! (Blaine MIYAJAWA) 

 

Photo 7, 2012

Musubime wa fukuzatsu sugite, akerarenai. Mouuu! (Fred, British)

Minna-san, ganbatte, okane irete, boku ate ni okutte ne…… yoroshiku….  (Kamran S. Usman, Pakistan)
 

Photo 10, 2012

Mask

(Many Japanese wear a surgical mask in early spring to protect themselves from season pollen)

Deadline for caption submissions: March 16, 2012
The best captions will be announced about a week later.

Photo 9, 2012

Koi

(Carp is a typical fish seen in Japanese gardens. They are very expensive)

Deadline for caption submissions: March 16, 2012
The best captions will be announced about a week later.

Photo 5 & Photo 6 Best Captions

These captions will be published in the Hiragana Times April issue.

 

Photo 6, 2012

Onegai utanaide! Bokutachi no okozukai ageru kara.( Hide, Japanese)

Kyodai na kuma no kougeki o uketara hanngeki, junnbi wa OK desu! (Carlos GUTIERREZ ,Chilean)

 

Photo 5, 2012

Toire (toilet) wa doko na no? Hayaku mitsukete! (Hide, Japanese)

Ushiro sugatta ga kireina watashitachi desu!( Yuri Asou, Japanese)