|top:1 week after the tsunami, bottom:1 year later|
A lot has happened in the last year since the earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster. Here is a small collection of before and after photos taken in Miyagi prefecture. Follow the link below to explore the photos in more detail including geo-location where you can use Google Street View to see the progress up close and personal. In many ways, you might never realize that such a major catastrophe hit, but there are always constant reminders if you look close enough.
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