19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

A breaching female Southern Right Whale with her Calf of the coast of Victor Harbour, South Australia. Southern Right Whales will usually return to the same costal embayment to birth each calf, often the same bay they themselves where born.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2020
Date Uploaded: 10.2021
Photo Location: Victor Harbour, Australia
Camera: L1D-20c
Copyright: © Joel McBrien