Conservation Photography: Third Place
Snorkeling with whale sharks in Oslob, Philippines was an extraordinary experience to be part of these gentle giants' world. Sadly, they have become dependent on being feed by the locals, making the sharks passive towards humans and vulnerable. It's said to have helped raise awareness of the animals, but at what cost?
Nikon D7000, Tokina 10-17mm Fisheye
Marine Biology | Oceanography and Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
Whale Shark, Oslob, Phillipines, Conservation, feeding