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Sea Otters are the only marine mammal that can live in the frigid ocean temperatures without blubber to keep them warm. Instead it’s their dense, water repellent fur that keeps them warm. In order to keep their fur water repellent, it requires constant grooming to keep the oils in their fur. Therefore they can be quite fun to photograph because they are often changing positions.

 

This image was captured as the otter was moving around, and almost looks like he is perfectly posed for the camera with one hand under his chin looking directly at the camera.

 

If you are interested in purchasing this image, or any other images on my site, please contact me contact@wildelements.ca.

 

Taken: August 13, 2015

Location: Johnstone Strait, British Columbia

Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Lens: Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS II USM + 1.4x III Ext
Focal Length: 700mm
Aperture: f/9
ISO: 800
Exposure: 1/2000

About this Image

Sea Otters are the only marine mammal that can live in the frigid ocean temperatures without blubber to keep them warm. Instead it’s their dense, water repellent fur that keeps them warm. In order to keep their fur water repellent, it requires constant grooming to keep the oils in their fur. Therefore they can be quite fun to photograph because they are often changing positions.

 

This image was captured as the otter was moving around, and almost looks like he is perfectly posed for the camera with one hand under his chin looking directly at the camera.

 

If you are interested in purchasing this image, or any other images on my site, please contact me contact@wildelements.ca.

 

Taken: August 13, 2015

Location: Johnstone Strait, British Columbia

Camera Specs

Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II

Lens: Canon EF 500mm f/4L IS II USM + 1.4x III Ext

Focal Length: 700mm

Aperture: f/9

ISO: 800

Exposure: 1/2000