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The dorsals and the surfacing style looks like small to midsized Orcas (Killer Whales) to me.. most dolphins are more energetic...

Orcas ARE much larger. Here's one chasing a Dall's Porpoise:

Your image above is two orcas.. likely an adult and a young 'un... no way that 'smaller' one is a Dalls porpoise.


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