Humpback Whale

© Richard E. Hogg

Humpback Whale

Carla Capra level-classic May 26, 2012

Hi Richard, this is an outstanding image. Perfection and I'm hoping to see Gold on this one.
Congratulations on your amazing Finalist. #1465385

David M. Montero May 26, 2012

Congratulations on your Finalist selection of this wonderfully timed capture Richard. #10153412

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic May 27, 2012

What a giant leap for such a huge mammal, Richard. Your timing and comp is spot on. CONGRATZ and best of luck in the next round!

UB. #10156549

Merna L. Nobile June 08, 2012

Achievement begins with belief, CONGRATULATIONS on your achievement!Merna

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I took this photo while my wife and I took a trip to Puerto Vallarta in February 2009. While on a whale watching tour with Vallarta Adventures this female breeched not far from our boat. Once in a life time opportunity and photo!

Exif: F Number: 10, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/2500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 140, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 135.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40X

Uploaded on April 14, 2012 Photo Contest Finalist

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