The Sapporo Snow Festival in northernmost Hokkaido prefecture renders Japan's most famous cultural exports in beautiful works of art.
A man makes his way up the mountains in Fiji on January 11, 2013. (Jiang-Zekun/Flickr)
The setting sun casts a golden glow over open fields in Echuca, Australia on January 10, 2013. (JMillott/Flickr)
A wood lark perches on a rock with its prey between its beak in Sirudavoor, India on January 9, 2013. (VinothChandar/Flickr)
An "ObaMao" T-Shirt hangs on a clothes line in the Forbidden City in Beijing, China on January 8, 2013. (clodxplore/Flickr)
The Akashi Kaikyō Bridge is shrouded in a purple haze at twilight in Kobe, Japan on January 7, 2013. (halfrain/Flickr)
Well-traveled photographer Anjum Vahanvati turned a car breakdown in northern India into an award-winning photo opportunity.
A small row boat glides serenely across the Java Sea on January 3, 2013. (rickz/Flickr)
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A group of boys pose for a photo in Ko Lanta, Thailand on January 2, 2013. (soleir/Flickr)
Amidst face paint, fireworks and festivities, countries around Asia rejoice at the beginning of a new year.