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Shrimps strike a pose for the Shrimp Whisperer


October 24, 2019

Brian Varela / Petersburg Pilot

Al Laudert stands next to his photo, "Monster Shrimp," at a reception on Friday at FireLight Gallery & Framing.

Al Laudert of Valdez, the Shrimp Whisperer, was in town last week displaying his photographs during a reception at FireLight Gallery & Framing. Residents could buy his photos on greeting cards, calendars and small and large prints, but FireLight Gallery & Framing will continue to sell Laudert's work.

Over the course of about 17 years, the Shrimp Whisperer has photographed thousands of shrimp in a variety of scenes and poses. One of his most popular photos is called, "Shrimpzilla." In front of open ocean, a Godzilla action-figure holds a shrimp in its hands and appears to be seconds...

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