Video Of The Week - Curious Shark Takes Off With Expensive Camera Rig


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While sharks are known to use their sharp teeth to grab everything they can lay their eyes on, nobody every thought that an underground camera rig would make the cut. But, as Bahamas shark expert Jim Abernethy found out, nothing is safe from these curious fish.

The rather hilarious incident took place on July 17th, when Jim and a group of friends were filming 'This is your Ocean', a documentary dedicated to the fish species. On this particular day they had been following a tiger shark named Emma, when she suddenly seemed to decide that she had enough and took off with the $15,000 USD camera rig that lay at the bottom of the ocean.

Fortunately within a few minutes, Emma realized that it wasn't a tasty morsel and spit it back out. While Jim got real lucky, hopefully this will serve as a warning to all the divers that are filming these dangerous fish - it's not you but your equipment that may be at risk!

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  • frendsMonday, September 16, 2019 at 12:00 pm
    i like that shark
    • Magic unicornWednesday, July 17, 2019 at 8:39 pm
      I learned alot
      • JoclynTuesday, November 14, 2017 at 8:27 am
        • optimos primeMonday, November 6, 2017 at 12:19 pm
          this is funny
          • optimos primeMonday, November 6, 2017 at 12:16 pm
            this video was funny
            • swimmer3
              swimmer3Monday, March 20, 2017 at 8:10 am
              hahahahahahaha thats funny get that camera back
              • jwrocks
                jwrocksThursday, March 9, 2017 at 1:21 pm
                • dogofan101
                  dogofan101Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 7:02 am
                  • savagecowgirl
                    savagecowgirlWednesday, March 8, 2017 at 4:43 am
                    whyyyyyy whyyyyyyy is it so boring
                    • savagecowgirl
                      savagecowgirlWednesday, March 8, 2017 at 4:41 am
                      boring it wasn't even cool or deadly!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!