Brian Skerry describes the exhilaration of an up-close encounter with a curious, 45-foot-long right whale. Amazing footage from the National Geographic.
A breaching adult humpback whale was caught mid-leap, stunning the 80 tourists aboard a Sea World Whale Watch tour just a short distance off the Gold Coast. A breathtaking picture.
50 Dolphins playing with 4 humpback whales. Whale Watching Sydney captured amazing video of the encounter, just off the world-famous Bondi Beach in Sydney. Read more and watch the video:
A preview from Ocean Giants – a ground-breaking three part series. A must for all cetaceans friends. Two of the best underwater cameramen Doug Allen (Planet Earth) and Didier Noirot (Jacques Cousteau’s cameraman) captured spellbinding footage of these hunting, mating, moving mammals. More information online.
the new season is approaching fast and the first of our team are getting ready to go to Bimini and accompany you on this great journey. Meanwhile I am enjoying spring time in the Black Forest which of course is a very different scene altogether. Continue reading
A touching account of trying to free a whale from his life-threatening entanglement of fishing lines from Tom Conlin, founder of Aquatic Adventures. He was the first operator to run a Whales of the Silver Bank expedition.
Tom has 21 years experience over a 216-week time frame working whales on the Silver Bank. WildQuest has been facilitating their yearly Whale Retreat for many years with his company. Download a pdf file.
What a great read, describing the playtime of a group of bottlenose dolphins and humpback whales in the Hawaiian Waters. There is also a video link on the blog. Makes me giggle, just looking at the pics.
Great Whale Conservancy aims to protect the world’s great whales and their habitat. A whale-watching trip turns into an incredible rescue effort. Touching – a must see!