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Swimming with sea lions

Swimming with sea lions

Marty’s photo of the day #2513: I’ll never forget having the privilege of swimming with sea lions in the Sea of Cortez. They were such curious creatures—and they loved to demonstrate the proper way to swim. I’m sure they were wondering: Why can’t I move with such dexterity and grace?

Curious sea lions

Curious sea lions

Marty’s photo of the day #2413: Swimming with curious sea lions in the Sea of Cortez.

Sea Lions

Sea Lions

Marty’s photo of the day #2293: Sea Lions in the Sea of Cortez. As soon as Deb and I jumped into the water, they were there with us.

Sea Lions

Sea Lions

Marty’s photo of the day #2056: Sea Lions, photographed last December on the Baja Peninsula.

Oh boy! Oh boy! We get to swim with humans!

Oh boy! Oh boy! We get to swim with humans!

Marty’s photo of the day #2037: Yesterday I posted an underwater photo of one of the sea lions Deb and I swam with last week in the Sea of Cortez. Here’s an above-water shot of what it looked like just before we jumped in. Just like dogs get excited for walks with humans, these sea […]

Back from the Baja Peninsula and the Sea of Cortez

Back from the Baja Peninsula and the Sea of Cortez

Marty’s photo of the day #2034: Deb and I just got back from a wonderful week on the Baja Peninsula and the Sea of Cortez. The little Piper Airplane we took between San Diego and Mexico couldn’t fly very high, so time was of the essence. If we left later, who knows if we would have […]

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