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This picture must be one of the most emotional photograph I ever took. After I spend some times with this very relaxed Humpback Whale mother nursing her calf I finally decide to freedive down to 15 metres where both were resting. Very gently I descend down bellow their level to get perfect angle for shot. The whales accept me and let me listening loud communication between mother and baby. I was down there in their world and nothing else matter. Those moments were so exciting I almost forgot that I’m holding my breath. When I came up to surface I almost blacked out but happiest ever