Brave divers feed a giant hammerhead shark, one of the most aggressive marine predators

Brave divers feed a giant hammerhead shark, one of the most aggressive marine predators

Categories: Animals | Water | World

These impressive shots were taken by underwater photographer Ken Kiefer II (Ken Kiefer II) off the coast of Bimini Island, in the Bahamas archipelago in the Caribbean Sea. He captured how brave divers feed a huge hammerhead shark with their hands. Such sharks are very aggressive, they can grow up to 6 meters long and weigh more than 450 kg.

Brave divers feed a giant hammerhead shark, one of the most aggressive marine predators

These fish live in tropical and warm temperate waters of all oceans, and in winter they are especially often found off the coast of the Bahamas, where shallow waters warm up especially well. During this period, the breeding season takes place.

Brave divers feed a giant hammerhead shark, one of the most aggressive marine predators

Being potentially dangerous, these sharks rarely attack people, but at the same time they are the target of targeted commercial fishing.

Brave divers feed a giant hammerhead shark, one of the most aggressive marine predators

Hammerhead fish are known as one of the most aggressive hunters in the ocean, they feed on small fish, octopus, squid and crustaceans.

Hammerhead sharks are so named because of their hammer-shaped head and widely spaced eyes, which give them a better visual range than most other sharks. Observations led to the conclusion that with the help of a "hammer" they immobilize the tailers, which are their favorite prey.

Brave divers feed a giant hammerhead shark, one of the most aggressive marine predators

Brave divers feed a giant hammerhead shark, one of the most aggressive marine predators

Due to its large size and large teeth, the giant hammerhead shark is certainly capable of causing fatal injuries to humans. This species has (perhaps undeservedly) a reputation for aggression and is the most dangerous of the hammerhead shark family.

Brave divers feed a giant hammerhead shark, one of the most aggressive marine predators

Some scuba divers report that giant hammerhead sharks, as a rule, behave timidly, or do not express interest in people. However, there are reports that they swam close to scuba divers and even attacked when diving swimmers into the water.Brave divers feed a giant hammerhead shark, one of the most aggressive marine predators

But the brave photographer Ken Kiefer II even looked into the shark's mouth.

Brave divers feed a giant hammerhead shark, one of the most aggressive marine predators

Brave divers feed a giant hammerhead shark, one of the most aggressive marine predators

Keywords: Sharks | Divers | Photo collection

Post News Article

Recent articles

Rhodesia - the African paradise of whites, which was left no chance
Rhodesia - the African paradise of whites, which was left no ...

You don't have to look for Rhodesia on a map of Africa - this once promising country no longer exists. In its place is Zimbabwe ...

The story of the "Half-Hung Maggie" who managed to survive the death penalty
The story of the "Half-Hung Maggie" who managed to survive ...

Nowadays, in countries where the death penalty is still practiced, they do not leave the condemned a single chance. If the criminal ...

Artist David Bowers and his beautiful, but cruel truth of life
Artist David Bowers and his beautiful, but cruel truth of life

American artist David Michael Bowers calls his style "realism with a sharp edge". In fact, his works could be attributed to ...

Related articles

25 would-be cooks who have nothing to do in the kitchen
25 would-be cooks who have nothing to do in the kitchen

This eerie selection is proof that the most terrible and unpredictable place in any house is the kitchen. If you gape a little on ...

22 photos that will help you appreciate the greatness of Mother Nature
22 photos that will help you appreciate the greatness of ...

Another famous philosopher Erasmus of Rotterdam said: "There is nothing more inventive than nature." And it is difficult to ...

35 idiotic solutions to everyday problems that actually work
35 idiotic solutions to everyday problems that actually work

The Redneck Engineering community on Reddit is dedicated to people who solve everyday problems in the most ridiculous and funny ...