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Another shot from my Common Thresher Shark (Alopias vulpinus) series. A very unusual and rare shark-species. The tail fin of this shark has the same lenth as the body,
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Brother Islands, Egypt, Red Sea, Africa

Canon EOS 5D MKII, 4.0/17-40mm USM L, in Seacam housing, Seaflash, 1/200s, f5.6, ISO 400

335 Views. 06.06.2013

Passionated, professional photographer since 1992 with worldwide publications in magazines, newspapers, calendars, prospects, advertising, internet and on products.
I am located in Nuremberg, Franconia, Bavaria, Germany, and my heart beats for marine wildlife.

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  • Vicki Spindler (VHS Photography)
    Vicki Spindler...over 1 year ago

    Fabulous capture!!! :))))))))))

  • Thank you very much for the compliment, Vicky.

    – Norbert Probst

  • John Schneider
    John Schneiderover 1 year ago

    Fantastic image!!!

  • Thanks a lot John!

    – Norbert Probst

  • Gary Kelly
    Gary Kellyover 1 year ago

    Something I’ve always wondered… no underarm hair. :)

  • Even the erogenous zone is hair free!

    – Norbert Probst

  • dinghysailor1
    dinghysailor1over 1 year ago

    a remarkable sight! ace work as ever!!


  • Thank you very much!

    – Norbert Probst

  • Erik Schlogl
    Erik Schloglover 1 year ago

    Fantastic shot, Norbert!

  • Thank you very much Erik. You know what it means to take a shot like this….

    – Norbert Probst

  • john  Lenagan
    john Lenaganover 1 year ago

    A magic capture Norbert, I love the angle and whip in the tail, is this guy related to the thresher sharks

    Cheers John
  • Thank you very much John. It is! Please read picture description.

    – Norbert Probst

  • Sheryl Gerhard
    Sheryl Gerhardover 1 year ago

    Excellent composition and framing, Norbert. Superb!!!!

  • Thank you very much for your friendly comment, Sheryl.

    – Norbert Probst

  • Loree McComb
    Loree McCombover 1 year ago

    Ohhhhh, It’s BEAUTIFUL

  • Thank you Loree.

    – Norbert Probst

  • Macky
    Mackyover 1 year ago

  • Dean Cunningham
    Dean Cunninghamover 1 year ago

    magnificent norbert :)

  • Thank you very much Dean.

    – Norbert Probst

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