Tag Archives: sperm whales

Not that long ago that I was in the water with Germany’s Fearless Diver

It was December of 2015, and I was in Dominica on a Govt permit allowing us to swim with Sperm Whales. These whales are so unique.  They dive miles beneath the sea to the darkness to feed on Giant Squid. … Continue reading

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Day 5 of 7 day Nature Challenge.

Part of what I do when leading whale photography trip is help people with their camera settings so that when the moment comes, they are ready to make good photographs. While in the water I do my best to manage … Continue reading

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Working with Sperm Whales with Kai Matthes in Dominica

I am so very fortunate to have had Kai Metthes of Germany on my recent Sperm Whale Photography expedition in Dominica.   I will always remember Kai as the fearless diver that faced a wild animal just to create a … Continue reading

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Portrait of me working….. Thank you Stas!

I have just returned from Dominica, where I spent 10 days observing, photographing, and swimming with Sperm Whales.  This was my third dedicated Sperm Whale trip and it was more productive than previous expeditions.  I would like to thank my … Continue reading

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First Sperm Whale sighting in Dominica

Today was our second day on the water on this years Sperm Whale Permit.   The first day was a bust.  These are wild animals so having an unproductive day is expected.  Today was different.  We had several drops and … Continue reading

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Dominica – Waterfalls and Sperm Whales

In just a few weeks I return to Dominica for a 10 day Sperm Whale Charter.  I have three extra days and hope to get in some scuba diving as well as visit a few of the local waterfalls.   … Continue reading

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Looking forward to swimming with Sperm Whales

I received news today that the fisheries dept., in Dominica will grant a permit allowing the group I’ve organized to swim with Sperm Whales in December of 2015.  I did this several years ago and while I saw several Sperm … Continue reading

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Sperm Whale Adventure in 2015

I just returned from swimming with Humpbacks in Tonga, and now I am planning a trip to Dominica to photograph Sperm Whales.    The exact date is not set yet but the trip will take place in early Dec 2015.  Sperm … Continue reading

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Reflections of Dominica

Having traveled to remote locations in the pacific where men wear penis sheaths, kids have no shoes but have cell phones, to islands in the Caribbean where the hair style is dreadlocks,  homes are made of plywood and sheets of aluminum … Continue reading

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Sperm Whale Expedition

My time in Dominica is fast coming to an end.   It has been a lot of fun and some great encounters have been recorded.  After this I will spend a few days Scuba diving and seeing some of Dominica. … Continue reading

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