July 6, 2012

Snorkelers and Sharks, French Polynesia

Photograph by Tim Mckenna, Your Shot

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

In Moorea, French Polynesia, the warm, turquoise-blue waters are often the place for some special encounters. Swimming among the sharks, the rays, and the varied variety of fish is quite easy. This shot was taken from a boat with a remote-controlled drone.

(This photo and caption were submitted to Your Shot.)

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