Must-see drone footage of dolphin pod migration

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There is definitely something whimsical about dolphins  - anybody who has taken an ocean safari will know exactly what we're talking about.

But if you haven't as yet experienced a pod of thousands of dolphins moving along in unison, then you need to check out this incredible footage filmed by dolphin safari.com.

"The five-minute video contains some of the most beautiful, jaw-dropping, footage ever taken with a drone from the air of a huge mega-pod of thousands of common dolphins stampeding off Dana Point, California, three gray whales migrating together down the coast off San Clemente, California, and heartwarming close-ups hovering over a newborn Humpback whale calf snuggling and playing with its mom as an escort whale stands guard nearby, filmed recently in Maui."

Watch the video here.

Captain Dave explained on the origianl video posted on YouTube, "This is the most beautiful and compelling five minute video I have ever put together. I learned so much about these whales and dolphins from this drone footage that it feels like I have entered a new dimension! I have not been this excited about a new technology since we built our underwater viewing pods on our whale watching boat. Drones are going to change how we view the animal world. Wow!"

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