Japanese macaques enjoy frozen treats on a hot day at a small zoo in Asuwayama Park, Fukui City, along the Sea of Japan. The ice block contains six different frozen fruits such as sliced watermelon and apple, and banana.
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