Whale hunting in the Faroe Islands

Whale hunting in the Faroe Islands

T725/0011 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.1MB

Downloadable file size: 1.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator



Caption: Whaling. Whale hunting at the Faroe Islands. A boy sits on the carcass of a whale while other whale carcasses are pulled ashore by boats. Whaling on the Faroe Islands exploits the migratory nature of whales. A whale species enters the waters around the Faroes once a year on it's migratory path. The Islanders use boats to force the whales into estuaries where the whales run aground and are trapped. The islanders slaughter the whales which are used for food and agriculture. The Faroes are a group of islands in the North Atlantic between the Shetland Islands and Iceland.

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: faeroe island, faroe island, faroe islands, fishing, fishing industry, whale hunting, whaling

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.