Up close and personal with the rostrum of a North Pacific humpback whale
Humpback whales right next to Five Finger
Tower from the west
Emma and Zoe watch whales from the helicopter pad.
Preparing for a deep dive
Deploying hydrophones is hard work. Photo Credit: Leanna Mattews (sadly not pictured… since she took all the pictures).
Humpback whales surround Five Finger
Newborn New Zealand fur seal pup.
Taking a deep breath
Session 3’s final night at Five Finger
The most beautiful sunsets on earth happen at Five Finger
Kate and I on the shores of Strawberry Island with one of Glacier Bay’s ‘regular’ humpback whales.
Vista preparing for the field season onboard the R/V Evolution
Curious emperor penguin investigates our ship
on of our daily ‘drive bye’s’
Luke and yet another of our coastal whales. Life in Glacier Bay is spectacular.
2015 Acoustic Spyglass Field Team.
Humpback whales so close to the Five Finger Island the flukes overflow the frame
Life is good here at the Acoustic Spyglass camp
Weddell Seal Mom and Pup. My new favorite animal. (Photo credit Nicoletta).
Even the gulls are spectacular (photo credit: T. Plank)
Just another day at the office
The best time of day for a paddle: sunset.
More than just a dot on a map
Alaska’s coastal whales
Whales in Frederick Sound
Lighthouse from the east.
Any guesses as to what this is?
Arriving with gear- round one
Field work. Dusk Surveys.