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Humpback whales come within 150 feet of shore Published: July 29, 2014

Still photographs are often more compelling than video because they capture a single moment in time.

The stunning image in this post, captured Sunday by Kate Cummings near Moss Landing in California’s Monterey Bay, is a prime example:

The humpback whale has just lunged upward to capture a mouthful of anchovies and is about to sink back down. A woman on the beach takes a photo while her dog seems surprised by the sudden appearance of this gigantic creature, according to

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