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photo contest slideshow
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
Blissful backyard
Moth on peanut m&m
Nature’s Jacuzzi
Star fell in the Potomac River
Right there
16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Tailspin

As two young adult humpback whales were intensely playing with each other, one surfaced right in front of me, took a breath and nose-dived towards its friend with its tail almost missing my camera.

TAGS: Humpback, Tonga, Whale

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Singapore, Singapore
Member since 2017
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© WAI HOE MOK.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2016
Total Views: 21
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 20, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 15mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO1000
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PHOTO LOCATION Vava'u, Tonga