This is perhaps the most beautiful footage of dolphins you've ever seen

When catching albacore tuna off the coast of Santa Cruz, California, fisherman Mark Peters hooked up an underwater camera to record his trip. What he didn't anticipate was a guest appearance by an inquisitive pod of Pacific white-sided dolphins. This absolutely gorgeous footage is what Aquaman must see in his rear-view mirror all the time. This video starts off a little slow, but stick with it — these curious cetaceans are truly hypnotic.

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[Mark Peters via Jason Sondhi]

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