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Humpback Whale Breaching

I was on a permitted boat on the Silver Bank off of the Dominican Republic, looking for whales, when this male humpback breached very close to the boat.

TAGS: Dominican Republic, Nature, Whale, Wildlife

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Dunedin, Florida, United States of America
Member since 2017
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Copyright:
© Richard La Belle.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2018
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2018, 9:26 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II
Focal Length: 150mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2500
Aperture: f10
ISO: ISO800
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PHOTO LOCATION Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic