2015: Best Humpback Whale Photos - maui-mike
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Breaching whale sequential shots

Took this sequence of shots at extreme focal length (300 mm) at a distance of more than half a mile. Captures everything from the takeoff, through the rollover, to the landing.
Ma'alaea Bay, Maui -- 17 January 2015

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