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Whale tail off the coast of Juneau, Alaska.
A killer whale family near Point Adolphus in South East Alaska.
Sperm Whale, Physeter macrocephalus, playing with plastic bag
Baby Humpback Whale showing off its Blowhole with Mother Humpback watching in foreground.
Humpback Blowhole.
A mother humpback teaches her baby to show off its blowhole.
Humpback whale diving in Gerlache Straint, Antarctica.
Resting Humpback. A mother humpback whale is resting before her long journey back to Antarctic waters.
Killer whale,orca
Killer whale, near Seward,Alaska
Gray Whale Eye
Blue Whale off the coast of Santa Barbara October 2007
An orca exhaling at the surface of the Johnstone Strait glassy waters at sunset.
Tall tails of the sea
Whale Underwater
Humpback whale feeding off of Stellwagen Bank in Massachusetts
Three Belugas
Paddling with whales
Jumping humpback whale in Iceland
Jumping humpback whale - iceland
Humpback Whale
6th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
An orca exhaling at the surface of the Johnstone Strait glassy waters at sunset.

An orca exhaling at the surface of the Johnstone Strait glassy waters at sunset.

TAGS: Blow, Canada, Fjord, Orca, Sunset, Whale

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Melle, France
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© Paul Tixier.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2008
Total Views: 88
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 3, 2008, 1:28 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D200
Focal Length: 400mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO250
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