November 15, 2014

Hold Your Breath

Sea Lion, Galapagos Islands, sea lion photography, Galapagos photography, Galapagpos wildlife, island wildlife, island photography, underwater photography
November 15, 2014
Hold Your Breath

Species: Sea Lion | Location: Santa Cruz, Galapagos Islands

When snorkeling off the shore of Santa Cruz, you can encounter many different species of marine life.  This curious sea lion swam right past me!  I took this image while on a Galapagos photography trip with Nat Hab.

About The Photographer

Cropped eric rock

Eric's illustrious career began in Alaska in 1989, where he worked as a field researcher on many of the state’s diverse animal species, including river otters, waterfowl, moose and reindeer. He also served as the Head Naturalist at Kantishna Roadhouse Lodge in Denali National Park. Read Eric's bio to learn more about him!

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