19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Rissos dolphin smiling at us

Saw these Rissos dolphin while on a whale watching trip in Monterey Bay. Rissos' faces always smile! We were mostly looking for humpback whales but were thrilled to see these squid-eaters.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: Monterey, California, United States of America
Camera: DMC-FZ1000
Copyright: © Dee Whitehurst