Payton Beck, age 12, of Port Aransas TX with his 1st deep sea fishing catch. This 15 lb kingfish was caught while fishing with his grandfather, Dr. Hugh Pruett on the Barhp boat while trolling about 10 miles out from Port Aransas.
Colby Skinner, 8 years old, caught this 1 lb., 3.8 oz., 12″ Toadfish on January 6, 2011 in Corpus Christi Bay. It is a Texas State Record for the Junior Angler division and he also received two water body records for both the Adult and Junior Divisions for Corpus Christi Bay. He caught it on a rod & reel using cut squid.
In an Oct. 25, 2011, photo provided by the Santa Cruz Conference and Visitors Council, kayaker Alan Brady is surprised by two breaching humpback whales off the coast of Seabright State Beach in Santa Cruz, California.
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Photographer Paul Schraub was shooting from a boat while on assignment for the Santa Cruz Conference and Visitors Council.