TOKYO-2019 Nature / Underwater

Sandstorm

  • Prize
    Silver in Nature/Underwater
  • Company
    Predapix
  • Photographer
    Sam Cahir
  • Technical Info
    1/160 F8 Iso500 Full Frame
  • Photo Date
    30 Dec 2018

The ultimate ambush predator, the great white shark, explodes out from the cover of darkness, whipping up a sandstorm as it engages its’ prey. Juevenille white shark - Neptune Islands, South Australia

Sam Cahir is an international award winning underwater photographer specialising in sharks. Based in Melbourne, Australia, Sam’s work has featured on television, newspapers, magazines, calendars, books, scientific papers and numerous websites worldwide. He is a valued part of the Fox Shark Research Foundation team (FSRF) located in South Australia, whose mission is to inspire the appreciation and understanding of great white sharks through research and education.