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The Very Best of Orca Survey
1992-1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
These pictures were taken on trips with the Earthwatch Institute and the Center for Whale Research.
Right Whales of South Africa
These pictures were taken in September 1996 on a trip with the Earthwatch Institute.
Monterey Bay, California, with Orcas, Humpbacks, Risso's and more
- additional pictures (taken with a snappy cam)
These pictures were taken in May 2006 on a trip with the Whale & Dolphin Conservation Society under the excellent guidance of Mark Carwardine.
Helgoland, the Jewel of the North Sea, with Grey Seals, Harbour Seals and Birds
2006, 2008
Baja California, with Whales, Dolphins, Pinnipeds, Birds and much more
These pictures were taken in March 2007 on a trip with the Whale & Dolphin Conservation Society under the excellent guidance of Mark Carwardine.
Azores, with Sperm whales, Dolphins, Birds and more
These pictures were taken in July 2009 on a trip with the Whale & Dolphin Conservation Society.
Sri Lanka, with Whales, Dolphins, Leopards, Elephants and much more
These pictures were taken in April 2010 on a trip with Jetwing Eco Holidays (Horton Plains NP / Yala NP) and Whale and Dolphin Watching Holidays (South Coast / Uda Walawe NP).
Maldives, with Dolphins, Whales and lots of fish
These pictures were taken in March 2012 on a trip with Whale and Dolphin Watching Holidays.
Other Marine Mammal Pictures
Minke Whales of the Pacific Northwest
Humpback Whales of the Pacific Northwest
Grey Whales of the Pacific Northwest
Fin Whales off New England
Pacific White-sided Dolphins of the Pacific Northwest
Porpoises and Pinnipeds of the Pacific Northwest
Other Wildlife Pictures
Eagles and other birds of the San Juan Islands
Foxes of the San Juan Islands
Rodrigo the bat
Madrona Magic
Impressions of the San Juan Islands
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If you would like to use some of my pictures on your commercial webpages, I'd like to ask for photographer's credits and a donation of 100 Euro per picture towards the Center for Whale Research, P.O. Box 1577, Friday Harbor, WA 98250. The Center for Whale Research is incorporated as a non-profit organization in the State of Washington with IRS 501 (c)(3) tax deductible status [EIN 91-1334319]. For further information please feel free to contact me.
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