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photo contest slideshow
Blocking the Trail
Paddle
Dawn Approach
Power Slap
Amazon Village
Fin Slap
Pigeons surround the Boudhanath stupa in the early morning hours.
Humpbacks in Monochrome
On the Brink
Effervescence
A Buddhist monk at Boudhanath Stupa, Nepal.
Humpback Portrait
Nighttime on the River
Xmas tree
Humpbacks in Monochrome
Desert Cross
Tailspin
Pink Palace
Wandering Jack
Soundside Lightning
Cleaning Line
Schultz's Pipefish
A Himalayan honeybee caught on a glove
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Humpback Portrait

The local guide warned us that they were "crazy whales"; a term they use to describe hyperactive whales that would not be shy with humans. In this photo, the humpback whale was so curious with my camera that it swam 5 meters in front of me and starred straight into my lens.

TAGS: Portrait, Tonga

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Singapore, Singapore
Member since 2017
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Copyright:
© WAI HOE MOK.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2016
Total Views: 25
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 15mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f10
ISO: ISO1000
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PHOTO LOCATION Vava'u, Tonga