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Whales at Avila Beach
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8/11/2012 2:30:27 PM

Joannie Bertucci
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Beautiful, strong composition Paul with excellent lighting! Love that you got the whales blowing their tops!

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8/11/2012 8:00:59 PM

Paul Judy
BetterPhoto Member Since: 10/9/2007

Thanks Joannie and Nancy! We were incredibly lucky this evening. We had signed up for a sunset sailing cruise and just happened to see the whales! As luck would have it, I had decided to leave several of my lenses home for this this image is cropped more than i'd like, but I loved the symmetry between the sail boats and the 2 whales. Blowing their tops was a nice bonus!

The lighting was that perfect low-sun, soft light!


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8/11/2012 9:14:54 PM

Michelle Alton
BetterPhoto Member Since: 5/3/2007

I'd make it a WINNER! Blowing their tops makes it almost eerie!

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8/12/2012 5:49:48 AM

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