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Lunge Feeding Humpbacks

This seems to be a really good year for sea life.  Having had a really successful trip out watching whales from Monterey Bay, the whales have decided to come closer.  There have been sightings of humpbacks inside San Francisco Bay … Continue reading

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If I Can Smell the Breath, They Must Be Close

Humpback whales do not use Listerine.  If you are upwind or one (or more), you will know it by the smell.  When they exhale through the blowhole, a very aquatic aroma is shared.  This isn’t the only way to spot … Continue reading

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Whale Watching Tour

I have been on a few whale watching trips in the past.  We took one out of Provincetown on Cape Cod that had a whale guarantee.  No whales and you get a free second trip.  95% success rate.  Guess what … Continue reading

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Dolphins and Whales

A sunny Sunday is a great time to go to the coast.  We took a drive along the Pacific from Santa Cruz to Half Moon Bay.  We had bought some food before leaving Santa Cruz so picked a spot along … Continue reading

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The Whales Are Out There

My sister has pretty amazing eyesight. Her ability to spot things before the rest of us has shown itself on many occasions. I have often been wondering if she is just making things up only to finally see what she … Continue reading

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Whales

A short distance along the coast from our beach overlook we came to a lighthouse.  This seemed like a popular part of the shoreline on a Sunday, even though the weather wasn’t great.  I imagine on a sunny day, it … Continue reading

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Some Fishy Video

As you might have noticed, there is a bit of theme developing with some of the stuff I post.  Photos are the main focus of what I do but I am also dabbling more with the video side of things.  … Continue reading

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Beluga Whales

Since we were at the aquarium and had paid the entrance fee, we weren’t only going to look at the jellyfish.  We aren’t members of the Shedd so coming and going like we do at the zoo or the arboretum … Continue reading

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