13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Giant wave

It was a clear sunny October day on the Oregon coast when the weather report said the tides might produce some giant "sneaker" waves. A few unsuspecting bystanders got soaked by this one but nobody was injured.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2014
Date Uploaded: 05.2015
Photo Location: Depoe Bay, Oregon, United States of America
Camera: E-3
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