Nature’s Friendly Giants: 5 Incredible Images Of Whales

Whales are the largest mammals on our planet and, while these enormous and powerful creatures may look pretty daunting, they are actually fairly docile and inquisitive animals. Humankind has had a long standing fascination with the whale but any opportunities to get up close to the majestic mammals are few and far between, meaning the rare occasions where whales and humans do cross paths are always pretty special. The following 5 photos are a celebration of just that and show nature’s friendly giants at their breathtaking best.