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dumbbuzzardluck:

the-shark-blog: Trying to catch the bait by Rikko77

Great white shark

dumbbuzzardluck:

the-shark-blog: Trying to catch the bait by Rikko77


Great white shark

rorschachx:

A manta ray in the waters of Raja Ampat in eastern Indonesia’s remote Papua province. Indonesia this month became home to the world’s biggest manta ray sanctuary covering millions of square kilometres | image by Shawn Heinrichs

Manta ray (see this post)

rorschachx:

A manta ray in the waters of Raja Ampat in eastern Indonesia’s remote Papua province. Indonesia this month became home to the world’s biggest manta ray sanctuary covering millions of square kilometres | image by Shawn Heinrichs

Manta ray (see this post)

thelovelyseas:

A tiger shark swims over photographers by Jim Abernethy

tiger shark

awkwardsituationist:photos by shawn heinrichs at mexico’s isla mujeres, site of the world’s largest aggregation of whale sharks. measuring up to fifty feet long (compare to the thirty foot boat seen here), whale sharks are extremely docile creatures. they are listed as vulnerable by the international union for conservation of nature and natural resources, and these photos were taken to promote the message that the economic benefits of shark tourism outweighs the value of the shark fin trade.

regarding the first and third photos, heinrichs noted, “to get a shot like this requires a lot of technical know-how and experience because focusing on an object above and below the water at the same time is challenging,” adding, “getting the horizon line level and water off the lens is an exercise in patience and determination. (more whale shark photos)

whale sharks

the-shark-blog:

Aquaticus Lupus by Pelagic Drifter

Tiger shark

the-shark-blog:

Aquaticus Lupus by Pelagic Drifter

Tiger shark

Killer whale (see this previous post)

Killer whale (see this previous post)

(Source: rebel6)