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Orca

By Andysnapper
Morning,

Firstly, many thanks for all the lovely comments and votes on yesterday's Bald Eagle shot, very much appreciated.

I thought I would stick with Canada for today and another wildlife shot, this time a pod of Orcas or Killer Whales. We were very lucky in that this pod stayed in the same area for over an hour and at times came in very close to the boat, a wonderful sight.

Cheers

Andy

Tags: General Orca Killer whale Wildlife and nature

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KarenFB Plus
15 5.6k 182 England
7 Jul 2015 6:26AM
The one on the far left looks more like a dolphin.....................were the Orca hunting?
LynneJoyce Plus
12 22 101 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2015 6:41AM
WOW, lucky you!
NDODS 10 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2015 6:46AM
One can only imagine your delight at seeing these beautiful creatures in their natural environment.

Great image Andy.

Thanks for sharing.

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin
Bantu 7 7 1 India
7 Jul 2015 6:47AM
Lovely composition and capture,Andy.

Vikram
helenlinda Plus
13 374 22 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2015 6:51AM
What a wonderful opportunity to see and capture these powerful creatures SmileSmile
Helen
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
7 Jul 2015 6:53AM
What a wonderful sight, Andy, super capture of these beautiful creatures.
Ted447 Plus
8 216 1 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2015 7:32AM
Stunning image. Ted. GrinGrin
7 Jul 2015 7:33AM
Stunning capture.
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
7 Jul 2015 8:58AM
What an experience for you and what an excellent shot.
R.
IsabelC 6 51 10 Denmark
7 Jul 2015 12:13PM
Oh...I would love to see them that close...must have been an amazing trip!

Isabel
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
7 Jul 2015 2:03PM
A wonderful capture of these orcas.
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
7 Jul 2015 2:38PM
A sight few are fortunate to witness Andy. Thanks for sharing.
Peter
cats_123 Plus
17 5.0k 30 Northern Ireland
7 Jul 2015 3:14PM
Fabulous. In all my whale watching trips I've never yet seen a whale!!!!! 😎
johnke Plus
8 227 16 England
7 Jul 2015 6:01PM
Something very special Andy, a are sight beautiful captured...John
netta1234 9 382 2 Wales
7 Jul 2015 6:09PM
This is a stunning imageSmile
nettaSmile
michaelo Plus
14 15 1 United Kingdom
8 Jul 2015 8:49PM
stunning,must be wonderful to see in reality!!!!!
MaryFaith 6 59 New Zealand
11 Jul 2015 12:15AM
How lucky you were to have caught this wonderful image Andy Smile

Mary

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