Humpback Whale pectoral slap side view
These whales turn on their side and slap their pectoral fins onto the sea as part of their socializing.
Swimming with whale
Underwater shots in the Silver Banks.
Young fur seals in the surf
Three young fur seals playing in the Antarctic surf.
Humpback whale breaching
A large humpback whale starting its breach.
One humpback whale breaching in the background, and a baby humpback whale with its mother in the foreground.
Spirit Bear walking on log
Spirit Bear pictures taken on Gribell island in the Great Bear Rainforest, B.C. We waited almost all day before having the opportunity to see one Spirit bear. Spirit bears are a sub species of black bears, existing mainly on three islands in northwestern British Columbia. This bear walked down the stream, just a few feet...
Juvenile manatee breathing
This juvenile manatee came up from the bottom and took a breath. He was above me when I took the picture.
Seal pup arching with Kathy
My wife Kathy was sitting on the beach and this three-week-old baby elephant seal came up and nudged her and preened for her. He would not hurt her, as he doesn’t have any teeth yet, but was very curious.
Young seal arching
This young elephant seal was lying on the beach and arching and scratching himself.
I took this close-up of a piece of weathered wood on a beach on Vancouver Island, Canada.