A freediver captures a photograph of a humpback whale, Réunion Island. Third place: Ocean Adventure Photographer of the Year (the guardian)
Photograph: Sébastien Pontoizeau
Increadible composure of both, I would be busy for hours in photoshop, removing a yellow cloud surrounding my waiste and a stream of bubbles emanating from my rear end. Such is life! No honestly but what an experience this must be, to find yourself face to face with a being 50x bigger than you!