I love rendering water…

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Panel 1 [Shot of the ship hove to in the distance. The whale is breaking the waves in the foreground, blowing another spout.]

Panel 2 [Barzillai is standing up on the bulwarks, hanging on to the davits and barking back an order]

Lower the boats, follow them down!

Panel 3 [Men clamber into boats with their equipment, lowering them down to the waves. Ezra, standing at the stern of the whaleboat, repeats the order]

Follow 'em down!!

Panel 4 [The boat prow hits the water with a splash]