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Lemon Shark
Photographer: Jeffrey Haines
Location: Bimini Bahamas
This lemon shark is inches from my camera! Although it is certainly thrilling to be so close to a large predator, I was not in any real danger. Sharks do not view humans as prey. Attacks that have occurred are examples of aberrant behavior or mistakes, not the normal behavior of these animals.
Digital Alterations: 
White balance, contrast and exposure and sharpening and spot removal.
Camera Information: Nikon D7000 with a Tokina 10-17mm fisheye lens inside a Nauticam underwater housing with 2 Sea & Sea underwater strobes.
Special Equipment: