Eric Cheng | Blue Whale Carcass | echeng101010_0266507
Taken 10-Oct-10
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Categories & Keywords

Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Cetaceans: Cetacea, Filter Feeding Whales: Great Whales: Baleen Whales: Mysteceti, Mammalia, Marine Life, Marine Mammals, Rorquals: Balaenopteridae, _ec, beach, beached, blue whale: Balaenoptera musculus, carcass, dead, echeng
Photo Info

Dimensions5184 x 3456
Original file size22.7 MB
Image typeTIFF
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken10-Oct-10 09:41
Date modified22-Jun-12 01:15
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 7D
Focal length17 mm
Max lens aperturef/2.8
Exposure1/250 at f/8
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 160
Metering modePattern


6-month old blue whale fetus(Balaenoptera musculus), which was ejected from its other after a suspected collision with a boat. Bean Hollow State Beach near Pescadero Beach, Northern California. (GPS coordinates: 37.227072, -122.410529)