19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Humpback whale calf breaching next to mom

Visiting Maui in March 2020 to see humpback whales, who yearly return there for mating and giving birth. This joyful calf breached over 80 times!

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: off Lahaina, Hawaii, United States of America
Camera: DMC-FZ1000
Copyright: © Dee Whitehurst