False Bay’s Great white sharks on Earthflight

"Earthflight" showcases spectacular sights revealed to you through the eyes of a bird. Check out this amazing video footage in Earthflight by John Downer Productions, shot exclusively with African Shark Eco-Charters. See the "flying" Great Whites of False Bay during 0:59 - 04:19 in this video. John Downer Productions will be joining ASEC again this year to film a new show. We will keep you posted.

By |2016-12-29T15:18:08+00:00January 28th, 2012|Categories: Tour Happening's|Tags: , , |Comments Off on False Bay’s Great white sharks on Earthflight

Great White Sharks: Magnificent, Mysterious & Misunderstood

Dirk Schmidt, the author, spent countless hours with Rob Lawrence at Seal Island, False Bay. Rob, being one of the most knowledgeable people on great white sharks shared his knowledge with Dirk, as he spent more time learning more about great white sharks . This book confronts many of the stereotypes around Great Whites, and tries to present a more rounded, complex picture of this feared apex predator. I address not only some of the well-known facts about Great Whites, but also explore little-understood aspects of their behaviour.  "Fresh, informative and educational with great images, Dirk Schmidt’s sequel to his [...]

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What is chumming?

CHUMMING What is chumming? Chumming is a type of scent trail that that attracts fish, sharks, etc, to an area, or boat. It may be man made or natural.  An example of a natural scent trail is a seal colony, bird colony, a dead whale or seal carcass even dead birds. Another good example of a man made scent trail created when fish are cleaned on a daily basis at a fishing harbour or beach and boats pumping there bulges. An example of a man made scent trail would be for an example, fisherman using mashed up anchovies/pilchards with marine [...]

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