Photo: Baleen Humpback Whale Spout Backlit

A single Humpback Whale, which belongs to the baleen species of whales, with a beautiful backlit spout above in Blackfish Sound, British Columbia, Canada.

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Baleen Humpback Whale Spout Backlit
Photo of the backlit spout of a humpback, a baleen whale off the coast of Vancouver Island, BC.
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A baleen whale which is making a come back in the waters off Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada, the Humpback Whale is a graceful animal which has a distinctive spout. In this picture, taken during the late afternoon, the spout is backlit giving a beautiful puff of light and mist above the whale.

Humpback Whale, Megaptera novaeangliae

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I photographed this photo with the digital SLR camera model Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II, aperture of f/7.1, exposure time of 1/800 sec. on ISO 100, as always I used a original Canon Lens, the focus lenght for this picture was 275mm.

Photo:
Baleen Humpback Whale Spout Backlit
Photographer:
Rolf Hicker Photography
Picture ID:
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Country:
Canada
Province:
British Columbia

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