Photographer Flip Nicklin will present a whale talk and slideshow Thursday Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. at Hearthside Books in the Nugget Mall.
Nicklin is a world-renowned underwater photographer. He has spent his 30-year career specializing in the photography of marine mammals, especially whales and dolphins. Through 17 National Geographic articles from 1982 to the present, he has worked closely with top whale researchers from around the world. Nicklin has also assisted on studies of humpback whales in Hawaii since the 1980s, and lives in Maui for a portion of each year.
Nicklin's work is featured in the new book, "Humpback: Unveiling the Mysteries" by Jim Darling.