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© Taylor Roberts
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UploadedOctober 20, 2008
TakenMarch 28, 2005
ModelCanon PowerShot A85
Exposure1/1000 sec at f/4.5
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length6.59375 mm
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52ft whale washed up dead on the shores of Virginia Beach, VA. They had to cut him up to move his remains.

11 responses

  • Aubrey's Oma

    Aubrey's Oma (Deleted) gave props (20 Oct 2008):


  • Max Janatsch

    Max Janatsch said (23 Oct 2008):

    I hate to say yeah it rocks because it is a pretty sad scene.. but it is a good picture!

  • Wendy A Perry

    Wendy A Perry gave props (23 Nov 2008):

    Wow!! got my vote!

  • Lisa Brown

    Lisa Brown gave props (12 Dec 2008):

    This is incredibly sad and profound! Wow!

  • Michael Simpson

    Michael Simpson said (16 Dec 2008):

    This makes me wonder what people thought 500 years ago when whales washed up. to see something that big and understand that there are more. that would just be out of this world.
    focusing on the now however, it's a very sad and powerful picture

  • Sai Deng

    Sai Deng said (18 Feb 2009):


  • Cecil Brissette

    Cecil Brissette gave props (10 Dec 2009):

    amazing find

  • Epin Hervin

    Epin Hervin gave props (8 Oct 2010):

    Common scenery in Larantuka, Indonesia

  • Ope O

    Ope O gave props (21 Feb 2011):

    whoa... interesting

  • ! Zachariah Ritter

    ! Zachariah Ritter gave props (19 Jul 2011):

    great shot

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (19 Nov 2014):

    good capture!!! may be due to pollution or chnging climate.. it is dead... such a huse animal....

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