Monday, October 27, 2008

The Shark Wrangler-Mercy

A respected "Gray Beard" in the industry sent us this link today. The Shark Wrangler

This is no joke, this guy is "The Shark Wrangler". Here's a quick look at his bio:

...And, though he wrangles them very much "hands on" even riding on top of them when necessary, he IS NO cowboy. Ken tries to promote responsible handling of and passive interaction with all animals.

By the way that's a vicious little Atlantic Sharpnose shark pup The Shark Wrangler's got there in his hands.

Just in case you doubted The Shark Wrangler's street creds. Lord knows we didn't.

Derek Heasley-Shark Calendar

Last season we got to meet Derek Heasley from the U.K. His shark imagery is some of the best we have seen shot from a surface cage in the years we have been at Isla Guadalupe. His Tiger Shark work is also amazing. Derek has recently completed a desk top calendar and we thought we would bring it to you today. His work has been featured in magazines all over the planet:

Sharks-Description:A 2009 calender collection of various sharks. A great white shark theme but also tiger sharks, lemon sharks and Caribbean reef sharks. Also a few humans thrown in for good measure!