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Bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops spp.) Doubtful Sound, New Zealand
Refer: The bottlenose dolphin community of Doubtful Sound features a large proportion of long-lasting ssociations

Nikon D70 | Nikon 18-200VR
Featured in Just Fun (28 May 2010)
Featured in #1 Artists of RedBubble (11 March 2011)
Featured in Mother Nature’s Finest (15 April 2012)
Featured in Nikon fun group (14 April 2012)
Featured in Breathtaking Wild Animals & Plants (11 December 2012)
Top 10 in #1 Favorites “Dolphins" (10 May 2014)

I photograph landscapes and people and mostly anything … just as long as it is in front of the lens and looks good
My images are from Australia, New Zealand and Asia
My photography also appears on werner.padarin.photography

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  • Clare101
    Clare101over 5 years ago

    This is a great action shot of a beautiful bottlenose dolphin!! Well done

  • thankyou Clare101 – glad you like it

    – Werner Padarin

  • helene
    heleneover 5 years ago

    Wonderful shot!

  • thankyou Helene

    – Werner Padarin

  • Heather  Waller-Rivet  IPA
    Heather Walle...over 5 years ago


  • thankyou Heather

    – Werner Padarin

  • Hagen
    Hagenover 4 years ago


  • thankyou Hagen

    – Werner Padarin

  • RichardKlos
    RichardKlosover 4 years ago

    Excellent capture!

  • thankyou Richard, glad you like the shot and the feature is very much appreciated!

    – Werner Padarin

  • RichardKlos
    RichardKlosover 4 years ago

    Congratulations on your Feature in the Just Fun Group.

  • debbiedoda
    debbiedodaover 4 years ago

    You have captured this beautifully and that’s hard to do with these guys.

  • thankyou Debbie, it clicked into place – pardon the pun

    – Werner Padarin

  • trueblvr
    trueblvrover 4 years ago

    an amazing capture…..wonderful creatures….Di

  • they sure are – glad you like the shot, thanks

    – Werner Padarin

  • Susan Littlefield
    Susan Littlefieldover 4 years ago

    Perfect timing on your capture! Congrats on the feature!

  • thankyou Susan, much appreciated

    – Werner Padarin

  • Jenny Dean
    Jenny Deanabout 4 years ago

    yippppeeeee, I would love to have taken this shot Werner, or seen the dolphins! wonderful work :)

  • thankyou Jenny – always a bit of luck to have the lens pointing in the direction the dolphins surface

    – Werner Padarin

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