Humpback Whale, Maui.

© Kathy Coombs

Humpback Whale, Maui.

Mariann Kovats level-deluxe 6/27/2011 6:38:28 PM

This is fantastic capture Kathy! Wow! I would love to capture sometimes something like that. How close he was to you, what lens did you use? Amazing details! #1388577

Kathy Coombs 6/27/2011 6:41:48 PM

Hi, I was in a small boat, using a 300 lens. You have to stay a 100 feet away from whales..hard to get, as you never know when they are going to come up! Usually you get tired, put your camera down and then they jump! LOL! #9490637

Phyllis H. Burchett 7/5/2011 8:32:00 AM

This is fabulous, love the details and action! #9508277

Cindy Bendush level-deluxe 7/27/2012 8:38:23 PM

Wow - what a magnificant capture! We just returned from Kauai and the Big Island. Wrong season for whales though. #10247284

Kathy Coombs 7/27/2012 8:45:40 PM

Welcome to our islands..I know, we miss them when they are gone. I can sit on my Lanai with a scope and watch them when they are here. #10247290

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Check out all the barnacles on him!

Exif: F Number: 7.1, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 75.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 30D

Uploaded on 4/6/2011 10:35:15 PM Editor's Pick

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