Cameras left behind recorded last moments of Japanese hikers’ lives

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A hiker standing near the summit of Mount Ontake watches gases and ash gush out during the volcanic eruption on Sept. 27, 2014. The photo was taken by Izumi Noguchi, 59, who perished. After his camera was recovered, his wife, Hiromi, made the photos available to Kyodo News.(Credit: AP / Izumi Noguchi)

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