Mirissa Harbour from which the whaling boats depart
Boats at harbour.
Sunrise when leaving for the trip.
Many dolphins around the boats swimming in groups. Twice saw the spinner dolphins spinning in the air. But of not quick enough to capture that.
After the dolphins, further into the sea the whale were seen, first by spotting the blowing.
Back of a whale
This is how close the small boat got to the whale. Not safe for both parties.
This is part of the tail turning to go in the opposite direction
Tail flips- composite
When the tail is up the water cascades
Tail flip positions- composite
Little Yonal is watching the old man Thivuru having a snooze.