18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Rudolf Nuriev

humpback whales are graceful and plastic and in black and white they are also graphic, and this young humpback whale under water, as if in a dance, recalled in his pose the great ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev - which is what I wanted to convey to this photo

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2018
Date Uploaded: 08.2020
Photo Location: Tonga
Camera: NIKON D700
Copyright: © alexey zozulya