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Diving White Death

Sharks have always fascinated me and none more so than the infamous great white. Since first watching David Attenborough’s Wildlife on One, I’d envisioned myself experiencing a close encounter with the most notorious of beasts that lurk the deep blue. 1,067 more words

Cage Diving

Under The Boat

Nice views here of two white sharks, one with a lovely speckled sort of pattern on the tail. I love how they simply disappear into the green. 55 more words

Shark Behavior

Taking the Bait: Cage Diving Day One

Many thanks to my “cage mates” Andria and Peter Eisenhauer for this footage of a white shark snacking on fish heads. Seeing that jaw drop down was one of the peak experiences of my life.   18 more words


South Africa: Part Deux

I am trying to write and remember more about South Africa, before the memories take on the feelings of dreams, before mundane realities of day-to-day life in L.A. 602 more words

Marine Conservation

South Africa: Part One

The first thing I saw as I passed through customs in Dulles airport was a story on the news of a 7-foot white shark attacking a guy in Manhattan Beach. 1,249 more words



First things first. I would be remiss by not thanking my generous hosts Ben & Maryna right off the bat. If it were not for them my trip would have looked a lot different. 503 more words

Africa Travel 2014

Day 357 6/27/14: Handy Tips for Shark Cage Divers

I’m leaving for my South Africa shark trip tomorrow night. In addition to packing seasickness pills and stacks of books for my million hour flight, I’m trying to “prepare” to meet the sharks. 327 more words

Shark Behavior