A humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) tail throw leaves a thunderous explosion of spray.
From 2013 11-10 SB Channel-East
Image 2 of 2: A humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) throws its mighty tail and makes a big splash. UCSB can be seen in the background.
From 2013 07-25 SB Channel-North
One Gray Whale (Eschrichtius robustus) atop another, with some splashing around.
From 2012 01-28 SB Channel
A Common Dolphin heads right for the camera at top speed.
From 2010 11-26 SB Channel
Okay, so I was photographing this nice Humpback Whale tail fluke waterfall, and I did not know another Humpback Whale was breaching in the background...kaboom!
From 2010 08-11 Far West SB Channel
Gray Whale spout (Eschrichtius robustus) and a the splash of a frolicing California Sea Lion (Zalophus californianus) that can't help but play with the big cetaceans.
From 2009 12-20 SB Channel
Humpback tail-lob sequence (Megaptera novaengliae) 2 of 2.
From 2009 06-12 SB Channel - Blues & Humpbacks
This is what the splashdown phase of a breaching Humpback Whale looks like as it hits the water very very close to the bow of the Condor Express. (Megaptera novaengliae).
From 2009 06-06 SB Channel - A Humpback goes wild!
The mainland and Santa Ynez mountains can be seen in the background as this Humpback Whale frolics in the Santa Barbara Channel. Here is sends up a big splash by throwing its tail flukes. (Megaptera novaengliae).