Photographer Greg Beaumont took the above photo in the summer of 2011 when a grey whale and her calf spent nearly a month in the Klamath River.

Beaumont, who moved to Humboldt in 1985, is having a show in Sunny Brae Arcata, at the Coffee Break. He also posts his images at

LoCO will be introducing a regular photo feature soon.  Photographers who wish to have a shot showcased along with a link to their work can submit them to