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15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Stillness In The South Pacific

Stillness In The South Pacific. Blacktip sharks cruising the shallow sandbars off the coast of Moorea. This is a very unique spot filled with dozens of small blacktip sharks and rays all hours of the day. This shot took me about a week to get after fighting rain, heavy winds, and constant overcast. On my last day in moorea I finally got a window with prime shooting conditions. the water was so clear this morning it almost seemed that the sharks war floating, rather then swimming.

TAGS: French Polynesia, Island, Nature, Ocean, Shark, Travel, Underwater

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Faribault, Minnesota, United States of America
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© Zach Stadler.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 12.2016
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 24, 2017, 3:51 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Moorea, French Polynesia