Now this is a cool story, a drone caught a rainbow that was literally caused by a humpback whale. When the whale surfaced and blew out water, a rainbow was formed.
Drone captures whale creating a rainbow
Video of a humpback whale off the coast of Newport Beach shows it creating a rainbow.
The video was shot by Mark Girardeau who was flying the drone from a boat piloted by Capt. Royce Hutain, KTLA reported. They captured the video on Sunday.
In the video, the whale can be seen surfacing and blowing out water, which takes on the appearance of a rainbow.
”was out there and saw him on Friday… this same whale has been out there for almost 2 weeks,” Sheila Rocks commented.
A Humpback Whale producing a nice rainbow off the coast of Newport Beach. Royce Hutain was the captain of his boat while I flew my aerial camera and Jason Anderson had a second aerial camera. This was filmed on 7/5/15.
About Newport Beach, California
Newport Beach is a seaside city in Orange County, California, United States. Its population was 85,287 at the 2010 census. Newport Beach is also home to Newport Harbor.
The city’s median family income and property values consistently place high in national rankings. The Daily Pilot, a newspaper published in the neighboring city of Costa Mesa but which serves the greater Newport-Mesa community, reported in 2010 that more than a quarter of households have an income greater than $200,000, and the median value for homes exceeds $1 million.