South African Photographer Walker Wins World Shootout 2018 Shark Category

South African Photographer Walker Wins World Shootout 2018 Shark Category: South African underwater photographer Allen Walker (Warner Beach) took the number one spot for the shark photography category at the World ShootOut 2018 awards held at the boot Düsseldorf dive show in Germany recently. “I am thrilled about having won the shark photography category of the prestigious World ShootOut. It puts South Africa firmly on the world map of underwater photography and will promote tourism to South Africa in the diving industry, more specifically … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Ragged toothed shark

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Ragged toothed shark Image by VSmithUK Carcharias taurus. Also known as the grey nurse shark (Australia) or sand tiger shark (US and UK), uShaka Marine World, Durban. … [Read more...]

Everyone is welcome to celebrate clean beaches and ocean conservation at Shark Weekend

Everyone is welcome to celebrate clean beaches and ocean conservation at Shark Weekend: The annual Paddle Out for Sharks (POFS) and World Ocean’s Day (WOD) events will culminate in the 2018 Shark Weekend – a full programme of talks, clean ups, surfing competitions and beach activities geared towards marine conservation running at Scottburgh from 8 to 10 June. Shark Weekend has a number of interactive activities planned suited to the whole family. The full programme starts at Scottburgh Beach at 3pm on Friday, 8 June with a ‘Healthy Ocean’s … [Read more...]

Durban Image: Shark Feeding

A Durban tagged image from Flickr - click on the name of the photographer below the image to see more Durban goodness. Shark Feeding Image by Mark Turner Shark and bass go head-to-head for a juicy piece of fish. … [Read more...]