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Hiroya Minakuchi Gallery

Based in Japan, Hiroya Minakuchi has made a specialty of underwater images of whales and dolphins

The breadth of his land-based work shows in his images of rainforests and polar regions and document their beauty, fragility and environmental change. An accomplished author, Hiroya seeks to raise awareness of the environment through his many published works. He has been taking photos and researching Whales and Dolphins for more than 35 years all over the world.

Hiroya Minakuchi studied Marine Biology in University and then worked as an editor in the field of natural science for a publishing company before becoming a freelance wildlife photographer.

Choose from 1,040 pictures in our Hiroya Minakuchi collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. All professionally made for Quick Shipping. We are proud to offer this selection in partnership with Auscape Photo Library.

Indian Ocean bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops aduncus) Featured Hiroya Minakuchi Image

Indian Ocean bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops aduncus)

Indian Ocean bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops aduncus), turning a somersault underwater. Ogasawara National Park, Ogasawara Islands, Japan

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King Penguin Featured Hiroya Minakuchi Image

King Penguin

A chick and parent of King Penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus, Volunteer Point, Falkland Islands, South Atlantic Ocean

© Hiroya Minakuchi

Gentoo Penguin Featured Hiroya Minakuchi Image

Gentoo Penguin

Gentoo Penguin, Pygoscelis papua, Antarctic Peniinsula

© Hiroya Minakuchi, all rights reserved worldwide