The perfect shape of sharks (Galapagos shark, Carcharhinus galapagensis) secured their survival since million years. Today mankind brought them close to extinction and divers are lucky to see some.

Roca Partida, Islas Revillagigedo, Mexico, Central America, Pacific

Canon EOS 5D, 1:4/24-105mm, Seacam housing, 1/200s, f8, ISO 200, Speedlite 580EX, TTL, Sealux housing

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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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  • macky mcrae
    macky mcraealmost 5 years ago


  • ourjrny
    ourjrnyalmost 5 years ago

    Brilliant underwater photography Norbert, it is very beautiful.

  • ©FoxfireGallery / FloorOne Photography
    ©FoxfireGaller...almost 5 years ago

    awesome and the clarity and sharpness is simply outstanding

  • ralph arce
    ralph arcealmost 5 years ago

    that is so true. great shot!

  • ChrisCoombes
    ChrisCoombesalmost 5 years ago

    the evolutionary brilliance of the perfect predator….and a superb shot of it as well.

  • Thanks Chris. Its one of my best shark shots.

    – Norbert Probst

  • Janette Rodgers
    Janette Rodgersalmost 5 years ago


  • Thank you Janette. Long time ago. How are you?

    – Norbert Probst

  • kemal91
    kemal91almost 5 years ago

    Awesome shot! It must have been a great experience to swim with sharks. :)

  • That’s for sure. Thank you.

    – Norbert Probst

  • Shelagh Linton
    Shelagh Lintonalmost 5 years ago

    My favourite – sharks. This is a beautiful shot, thanks for sharing. Love all your work. :) Congrats on feature too.

  • Thank you Shelagh. Next time I will do a whole calendar with shark photos.
    Best fishes, Norbert

    – Norbert Probst

  • berndt2
    berndt2over 4 years ago

    beautiful work – the pose and lighting are fantastic, as well as the detail

  • Quinn000
    Quinn000over 4 years ago

    HOLY SMOKES!! That is one superb image!!!! WOW!!!!

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