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Sunrise at the Pier
Steely Eyes
Flag Flying on the Colorado
Egret (Egretta garzetta): siesta
Natur
Staples Left Behind
his dream
My kids at the Pilgrim Monument
Through the Rain of the Heritage Town
Seawolf Portrait
Flying over the Lights Down Below
Whale Shark Photobomb (Darwin Island, Galapagos)
Seeing
Mountain Hare
Twin Span Bridges
Egret: waiting during hunting.
Griz Attack
Even in Death the Sun Doesn't Stop Shining
Travel Mode
Fenced In
Humble
Drenched Seawolf
lightning celestial fire
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Whale Shark Photobomb (Darwin Island, Galapagos)

When you have an animal as large as a whale shark, they can move quickly and change direction even faster. I didn’t realize I would be so close to this shark until she turned, and suddenly she was right next to me. I kept swimming alongside her, and was completely mesmerized.

TAGS: Diving, Ecuador, Galapagos, Shark, Underwater, Whale

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Boulder, Colorado, United States of America
Member since 2017
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Copyright:
© Lindsey Dougherty.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2017
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 14, 2018, 4:41 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Focal Length: 14mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Puerto Ayora, Ecuador