The subject paper explores the effectiveness of various reflection migration techniques in the imaging of salt-dome flanks. Unfortunately, the authors do not consider extraction of the salt-face reflection uniquely and, from this reflection and knowledge of velocity in sediments adjoining the salt dome, the accurate delineation of the salt dome. This procedure is described and demonstrated in the landmark paper “Structural inversion of salt dome flanks” by May and Covey (1983), which is not referenced by Larner et al.

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