Adam Lau  Whale Warriors

Crew brace themselves on the bow of the M/Y Steve Irwin as the ship plunges into a massive swell in freezing Antarctic seas. 2009
Sea Shepherd crew assemble under a Jolly Roger on the bow of their ship in Brisbane, Australia. 2008
A bridge rail on Sea Shepherd's ship bears handwriting left in the snow by crew after a whale sighting off Antarctica's coast. 2009
The M/Y Steve Irwin is dwarfed by an iceberg as it sails Antarctica's Southern Ocean in search of the Japanese whaling fleet. 2008
Sea Shepherd crew lob bottles of butyric acid at Japanese harpoon ship, the Yushin Maru No. 1 during a clash in Antarctica's Ross Sea. 2009
Molly Kendall, left, comforts crewmate Zin Rain after she was injured by a fall when large swells rolled in the Southern Ocean. 2009
A freshly caught minke whale is drawn up the slipway of Japanese factory ship, the Nisshin Maru, right, after transferring from the harpoon ship, the Yushin Maru No. 2. 2009
Sea Shepherd cook Laura Dakin, right, peers out the M/Y Steve Irwin's gallery window as crew member Eric Cheng weathers a snowstorm outside after a failed pursuit of Japanese harpoon ship, the Yushin Maru No. 3. 2009