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November 16th, 2011

Atlantic Spotted Dolphin 05

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Atlantic Spotted Dolphin 05
I’ve been working at home for almost 2 months, which is making me pretty antsy to get back outdoors, but especially underwater. So, I thought that I would share another one of my favorite Atlantic spotted dolphin images from my liveaboard expedition to the Bahamas last summer. I’ve previously described how athletically difficult it is …
 
October 6th, 2011

Atlantic Spotted Dolphin 09

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Atlantic Spotted Dolphin 09, Grand Bahama Bank, Bahamas
This is another one of my favorite images from July when I spent 6 days onboard the Dolphin Dream photographing Atlantic spotted dolphins in the Bahamas. The trip exceeded my expectations and I was incredibly fortunate to have so many wonderful encounters with the dolphins. I’m sure that all of my non-underwater photography friends can appreciate …
 
August 16th, 2011

Atlantic Spotted Dolphin 02

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Atlantic Spotted Dolphin 02_Grand Bahama Bank, Bahamas
This is another of my favorite Atlantic spotted dolphin pictures from my recent trip to the Bahamas. I did not have a lot of opportunities to photograph groups of dolphins all at once. However, these 3 yielded a great image as they swam underneath me and gracefully turned towards the surface. I would have preferred …
 
August 15th, 2011

Atlantic Spotted Dolphin 01

Posted By Jon Cornforth
Atlantic Spotted Dolphin 01_Grand Bahama Bank, Bahamas
For many years now, my Alaska photography ambitions have conflicted with my underwater photography ambitions. However, this summer I made time in my busy schedule to visit the Bahamas and swim with wild Atlantic spotted dolphins. I joined a trip offered by Captain Scott of Dolphin Dream the first week of August and was not disappointed. …
 
March 9th, 2011

NG 50 Greatest Photographs

Posted By Kevin Schafer
Amazon River Dolphins (Inia geoffrensis) Underwater, Brazil
I got some pretty cool news today: my image of Amazon River Dolphins that appeared in the June 2009 issue of National Geographic has been included in their “50 Greatest Photographs” app now available for the iPad.  (I don’t have an iPad,  so I haven’t seen it yet, but apparently, it looks beautiful). Preview here. …
 
September 25th, 2010

Playing Hooky

Posted By Kevin Schafer
Amazon River Dolphins Underwater, Brazil
I have been pretty quiet on the Blog lately, with a family wedding in Boston and a visit with friends in Montreal. Believe or not, I have not taken a picture in nearly two weeks – a situation that bears an eerie resemblance to a vacation. So, just to keep the visuals coming, I am …