Autumn colors paint the skies and slopes of Mt. Ishizuchi (1,982m) in Ehime Prefecture. The mountain has been selected among "100 famous Japanese mountains" and "100 scenic landscapes of Japan."
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