Video: Blacktip Shark nearly bites snorkeler’s fins

Video showing the moment a blacktip shark nearly bites a snorkeler’s fins has been shared on Instagram. David Diez was filming his girlfriend, Helen Palacios, who was snorkeling off the coast of West Palm Beach March 22 when he caught the interaction with his drone. Palacios was blissfully unaware that a small blacktip shark was eying her fins as a possible meal. “What I think happened was the shark confused her fins for a fish . . . ,” Diez posted on Instagram. A post shared by daviddiez (@daviddiez) on…

Read More

Video: Large Shark migration off a Florida beach

Florida Shark Migration

Drone footage of a shark migration off a Florida beach has been shared on YouTube. The video, posted on February 10, shows hundreds of sharks swimming off the coast near the Fort Pierce Inlet to Vero Beach.   Jason Griffeth, who filmed the video, said he originally planned on filming boats, then saw the surfers and decided to have a closer look. That’s when he saw the sharks. Most of the sharks are thought to have been blacktips, however some shots of the video indicates there might be larger species swimming…

Read More

Bull shark attacks in slow motion

Kerry Daniel_bull_shark_attack_slow_motion

Danny Henricks has shared his video of a bull shark attack in slow motion Henricks was spearfishing for food near the Great Barrier Reef earlier this year when he was charged by a male bull shark. The 35-year-old said he had not speared any fish and there was no blood in the water. As he was driving down, he spotted the shark on the edge of the channel. “It’s not uncommon for sharks to come at you . . . size you up to see if you’re an easy meal,…

Read More

Great white shark filmed off Florida Coast

Corey Embree_great_white_shark_Florida_Juno_Beach

A great white shark has been filmed off the Florida coast. Dive master Corey Embree was with Calypso Dive Charters when they traveled 3 miles (5km) off the coast of Juno Beach to shark dive on January 1. The group began chumming the waters to attract sharks to the dive site known as the Lemon Drop. After they dropped in a chum box, they jumped in the water descending down to around 80 feet. The group saw several nurse sharks and few lemon sharks just before the great white shark…

Read More

Videos: Sharks Love Spearfishermen

Great_white_shark_Spearfishing reviews

Sharks love spearfishermen, well to be more specific, sharks love speared fish. Sharks are smart and love free meals. Speared fish sends out electrical impulses that sharks detect with their sensitive snouts. Once the sharks feel the impulses it will begin to investigate. Add a little blood and sharks are in pure hunting mode. They know a meal is just a bite away. Spearfishing Reviews features a group of people who love spearfishing and their goal is to help point both novice and professional spearfishers to the right gear. They…

Read More

Video: Great White Shark Bumps Spearfisherman

Great White Shark Bumps Spear fisherman

A video has been published that appears to show a great white shark bumping into a spearfisherman. Ash Gibb heard that a great white shark had been sighted off Lucky Bay, which is east of Esperance in Western Australia. The Kalgoorlie-based filmmaker decided to take a peek and shoot a few fish at the same time. Gibb dove down to film a fish at about 16-feet-deep (5m). As he followed the fish, a slight thump can be heard on the footage. Then, the great white shark comes into frame after…

Read More

Shark Research Videos from Global Fin Print

Global Fin Print is a research initiative designed to acquire international data on the number of sharks and rays across the globe. Teams in the western Atlantic, the Indian Ocean, the Coral Triangle and the Pacific Ocean use baited remote underwater video (BRUV) to conduct surveys on the numbers of sharks and rays. According to their website, the initiative is “the largest survey of the world’s reef-associated sharks and rays that has ever been attempted. The analysis of these data will tell us what features of a reef influence the…

Read More

Updated: Surfer Bitten by Shark off Maui Hawaii

A surfer has been bitten by a shark off Maui, Hawaii. The Federico Jaime was at a surf spot called “H-Poko” off Hookipa Beach Park just before 5 p.m. on Friday October 21 when he was bitten. The 36-year-old man was around 50 yards (45.7m) off shore in the murky choppy water the shark bit his left arm and left leg. “When I paddled out, I saw a bubble, but didn’t think anything — usually that’s a turtle,”Jaime told Surfline. “I got a right, and when I was paddling back…

Read More

Cage Dive the Movie

A new shark survival film titled Cage Dive is set to be released in 2017. The found footage premise revolves around a group of three friends who are attempting to make it onto an extreme reality show. The group decides to show how wild they are by recording part of their audition tape while cage diving with great white sharks in Australia. However, things get rather hairy when their dive boat is destroyed and they are lost in chum-filled water with hungry sharks. While the film appears to fall into…

Read More

Video: Fisherman Fights Off Massive Great White Shark with a Broom

Video has emerged of a fisherman fighting off a great white shark with a broom. Australian fisherman Daniel Hoey was out with a private charter fishing for smooth hound sharks off Port Fairy Australia, when encountered the approximate 18 foot (5.5m) great white. Hoey, who owns Salty Dog Salty Dog Fishing Charter, was 8 miles off shore halfway between Port Fairy and Warrnambool when the shark first showed up. “It took the cage with burley from under the boat and swam away with it and disappeared. We thought that was the end…

Read More