Miyagi Prefecture is considered to be one of the country’s leading prefectures in fisheries. Skipjack, or Katuso in Japanese, is listed as one of Miyagi's "Top Ten Fish."
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