Northern Elephant Seal,  mirounga angustirostris, by Eyal Nahmias

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Northern Elephant Seal, mirounga angustirostris, by 

A juvenile male Northern Elephant Seal, mirounga angustirostris, bellowing as a warning sign. Piedras Blancas, California, USA

Nikon D700
80-200 2.8 Nikkor
1/200 f13
ISO 200
Second Place: In your face.. up close and personal…challenge August 2012
Featured: The Beauty of NatureGroup
Featured: Theme Thursday- Feature Friday Group
Featured: Artists Universe Group August 2011
Featured: Amazing Wildlife Group August 2011
Featured: Mother Nature’s Finest Group August 2011
Featured: Superbly Visual Group September 2011



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  • JKKimball
    JKKimballalmost 4 years ago

    Fantastic image Eyal!

  • BigCatPhotos
    BigCatPhotosalmost 4 years ago

    What a face! Just magical.

  • julie08
    julie08almost 4 years ago

    Fantastic shot :)

  • Marvin Collins
    Marvin Collinsalmost 4 years ago


  • Virginia N. Fred
    Virginia N. Fredalmost 4 years ago


  • paintingsheep
    paintingsheepalmost 4 years ago

    Fabulous color and stunning detail

  • Adam Bykowski
    Adam Bykowskialmost 4 years ago

    Wow! Tack sharp. So close I can smell this guy’s breath.

  • Antanas
    Antanasalmost 4 years ago

    great capture

  • Xcarguy
    Xcarguyalmost 4 years ago

    Great capture Eyal!

  • ellismorleyphto
    ellismorleyphtoover 3 years ago

    This week’s 2nd line feature theme was Endangered/Threatened Species. A little bit of awareness through art. Thankyou for being a part of Feature Friday!!

    Joanne, Ellc and Alex

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