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An emotional bond between mother and calf.
By Brian Heagney
posted Tuesday, December 17, 2013
31 votes

Magic number - A mother Humpback, her new born calf and an escorting male turn in unison approaching the lens. A heart pounding moment on a day when the curiosity of these whales was exposed with great natural light and superb visibility. Ha'apai.
By Brian Heagney
posted Sunday, January 1, 2012
25 votes

1 second to impact with a 4 tonne baby Humpback Whale. Ouch!
By Brian Heagney
posted Friday, December 30, 2011
23 votes

A baby Humpback smiles on the back of it's mum.
By Brian Heagney
posted Monday, December 16, 2013
18 votes

A seal bathes in the sun.
By Brian Heagney
posted Saturday, August 30, 2014
14 votes

Lego diver prepares Playmobil diver for deep descent.
By Brian Heagney
posted Saturday, September 22, 2012
13 votes

Lizard fish on the sand, I had a strobe malfunction so looked for contrast in my compositions to use grayscale.
By Brian Heagney
posted Thursday, February 19, 2015
12 votes

Mother Humpback with her calf and an escort.
By Brian Heagney
posted Sunday, February 22, 2015
10 votes

The Faroud memorial, 9 men lost their lives when the ship exploded during maintainence.
By Brian Heagney
posted Monday, September 8, 2014
5 votes

A recently submerged tug becomes an artificial reef. Nikon 10.5mm fisheye, 8
By Brian Heagney
posted Monday, September 15, 2014
4 votes
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Mother Humpback with her calf and an escort. by Brian Heagney
Mother Humpback with her calf and an escort.
10 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, February 22, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)
date posted location: Pacific Tuvalu
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Lizard fish on the sand, I had a strobe malfunction so lo... by Brian Heagney
Lizard fish on the sand, I had a strobe malfunction so looked for contrast in my compositions to use grayscale.
12 Votes
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Scorpionfish rests on the edge of a reef ledge as it's pr... by Brian Heagney
Scorpionfish rests on the edge of a reef ledge as it's prey swim above unaware.
3 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, December 28, 2014
date posted category: Macro - Close-Up
date posted location: Atlantic (African coastal) Cape Verde
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A recently submerged tug becomes an artificial reef. Niko... by Brian Heagney
A recently submerged tug becomes an artificial reef. Nikon 10.5mm fisheye, 8" dome, 2 x ds160 Strobes.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 15, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Malta
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The Faroud memorial, 9 men lost their lives when the ship... by Brian Heagney
The Faroud memorial, 9 men lost their lives when the ship exploded during maintainence.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 8, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Mediterranean Sea Malta
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A seal bathes in the sun. by Brian Heagney
A seal bathes in the sun.
14 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, August 30, 2014
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Gulf of Alaska Canada
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An emotional bond between mother and calf. by Brian Heagney
An emotional bond between mother and calf.
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31 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, December 17, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Tonga
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A baby Humpback smiles on the back of it's mum. by Brian Heagney
A baby Humpback smiles on the back of it's mum.
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18 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 16, 2013
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Tonga
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Lego diver prepares Playmobil diver for deep descent. by Brian Heagney
Lego diver prepares Playmobil diver for deep descent.
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13 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, September 22, 2012
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Landlocked Seas/Lakes Tonga
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Magic number - A mother Humpback, her new born calf and a... by Brian Heagney
Magic number - A mother Humpback, her new born calf and an escorting male turn in unison approaching the lens. A heart pounding moment on a day when the curiosity of these whales was exposed with great natural light and superb visibility. Ha'apai.
25 Votes
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1 second to impact with a 4 tonne baby Humpback Whale. Ouch! by Brian Heagney
1 second to impact with a 4 tonne baby Humpback Whale. Ouch!
23 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, December 30, 2011
date posted category: Wide Angle - Marine Life
date posted location: Pacific Tonga
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