Excellent Orca photo in Wellington

Pollie Gillespie / Facebook

via Pollie Gillespie / Facebook – Credit Paul Howell Photography


  • http://twitter.com/The_Stalker Someone, Somewhere

    It’s in Stuff, credited to “PAUL HOWELL PHOTOGRAPHY”

    • Michael

      And it’s from yesterday.

    • http://www.whaleoil.co.nz/ Petal

      Thanks for that. We rely on what we’re told, and sometimes it’s obviously not correct.

  • http://www.facebook.com/alpenn Alastair Penn

    Polly Gillespie might have reposted the photo but she didn’t take it. The photo was taken by Paul Howell Photography, I’ve posted the link below for verification. Cameron, please amend your title or post a ‘correction post’.

    • http://www.whaleoil.co.nz/ Petal

      I was amending the caption as you were writing your message. It is a genuine error.

      • http://www.facebook.com/alpenn Alastair Penn

        No worries.

  • Mr Sackunkrak

    Question. Why does every news item covering a marine mammal visiting us conclude with a finger wagging moustachioed DOC “woman” telling us to “stay away”? Fuck off, God just fuck off, we get it.

    • Troy

      Most DOC people are quite courteous… but what grips me is when they get all upset as if the animal either belongs to them or is on the state payroll. Nobody owns nature and if these DOC pricks ever get in my way they usually get the big “fuck off” – actually unsurprisingly other people react that way too.