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Whale Shark Head On View

Whale sharks are not whales, but fish, and the largest species of fish on the planet. They are filter feeders. Note that this shark has no teeth. The only hazard to swimming with them is the occasional whack from their tails as they pass by. Quintana Roo State, Mexico

Canon EOS 7D
1/200s f/5.6 at 10.0mm iso160 full exif

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Range View 07-Aug-2013 07:55
Wow, how wonderful to swim with this majestic animal. This is absolutely superb Hal! BV
Carol Rollins06-Aug-2013 13:09
Wow, Hal, this is a fantastic image! ~
joseantonio05-Aug-2013 04:13
Excellent capture. What a mouth.V
Range View 05-Aug-2013 02:15
A special moment and a wonderful image Hal. V.
Hank Vander Velde04-Aug-2013 23:44
Terrific/beautiful shot Hal. Thanks for the explanation too. Here i thought that you might have been in danger of being dinner. LOL
Ann Pettigrew04-Aug-2013 22:06
OMG! What an incredible thrill this must have been for you! Awesome shot, Hal!
Guest 04-Aug-2013 21:39
Wow. Best. J