The Japanese forests are habitation for many small creatures and animals.
Shot of a black woodpecker, a sable, a snail, a bird and a herd of yezo sika deer that live in Hakusan National Park in Chubu region and Daisetsuzan National Park in Hokkaido.
Underwater: manta rays, the most graceful swimmer in the Okinawa oceans
Drone shot: autumn at Onuma Quasi-National Park in Hokkaido
Amazing rocket launch moments in Japan
Festivals in Japan: Aomori Nebuta Festival
Underwater: northern sea lions flock to a tiny island