Story Behind the Image: Close for Comfort

By dinahhillsdon

This week’s image was shot by Jorge C. Hauser, one of RooM the Agency’s many exclusively represented content providers. Jorge is based in Mexico and whilst he photographs a variety of wildlife, he is especially passionate about sharks and keen to ensure their protection.

“This picture was taken in a spot called “Tiger Beach”, in the Bahamas, named after all the tiger sharks that hang around in the area.

At a shallow depth of 20ft, Martin, a German diver, shoots video of Hook, one of the superstar resident females. I used my Canon 1DX with a 14mm lens inside a …read more

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