Photographing great white sharks for 20 years gives Chris and Monique Fallows front row seats on the amazing behavior and secrets of formidable predators few people see. In this post they share ten of their favorite images of great whites and describe the electric moment when each was made, when conditions came together for a photographic capture of an awesome predator.
Great white shark jumping attack. Cape Town, South Africa. Funny thing, I Just made some crab cakes while watching the movie "Jaws". I sit myself down to enjoy the dish, login to Pinterest off to the side, and the first post I see is this. HA!
New Facts on Great White Shark Population We are so pleased to announce that our regional population estimate of great white sharks using dorsal fin identification has been published on PLOS ONE! Click http://www.sharkwatchsa.com/projects/great-white-shark-population/ for our fun infographic detailing the results! Thank you to Marine Dynamics for making this possible!
Here's what I learn about great white sharks right before I stuff myself into a wet suit and dive into the 60-degree Atlantic off the coast of Kleinbaai, South Africa: (1) They can smell a single drop of blood in a body of water the size of an Olympic swimming pool.