May 13, 2015

Humpback Whale in Drake Passage

Photograph and caption by John Kahan

A humpback whale's tail flukes look almost miniature next to a mammoth iceberg in the Drake Passage. These often rough waters bring adventurous tourists from the tip of South America to Antarctica, home to penguins, seals, seabirds, and more. This photo was submitted to the 2015 Traveler Photo Contest.

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