Epic Shark Week Moments in Photos

This year, we traveled from Australia and New Zealand to South Africa and the Caribbean in search of the world's most incredible shark stories. Look back at Shark Week in action with some incredible photography. Think breaches, underwater moments, and more.

August 13, 2020
By: Leah Weber
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Photo By: Mark V Erdmann

Photo By: Mark V Erdmann

Photo By: Jesse Colaizzi Productions, LLC.

Photo By: Jesse Colaizzi Productions, LLC.

Photo By: Emma Casagrande

Photo By: Emma Casagrande

Photo By: Wayne W Davis

SHARK LOCKDOWN

Buoyancy Problems

SHARK LOCKDOWN

This shark is ready for the camera

SHARK LOCKDOWN

Shark breaks the water

SHARK LOCKDOWN

Jowls!

JAWS AWAKENS

A great white shark swims through the water off the coast of Stewart Island, New Zealand.

JAWS AWAKENS

Great white sharks swim through the water off the coast of Stewart Island, New Zealand.

GREAT WHITE SERIAL KILLER EXTINCTION

Great White Shark

LAND OF THE LOST SHARK

A shark just below the surface.

LAND OF THE LOST SHARK

Mark Romanov Shooting Forrest Galante Under The Water

GREAT WHITE SERIAL KILLER EXTINCTION

Great White Shark and Otter Dummy

GREAT WHITE SERIAL KILLER EXTINCTION

Great White

SHARKADELIC SUMMER

A shark swims in the deep blue waters off the coast of Jupiter, Florida.

SHARKADELIC SUMMER

A shark comes close to the camera off the coast of Jupiter, Florida.

Mako Nation

Side shot of shark swimming by camera at surface.

Mako Nation

Shark looking at camera from the side at surface.

AIR JAWS 2020

Great White Shark Dorsal (New Zealand)

AIR JAWS 2020

Great White Shark.

AIR JAWS 2020

Great White Underwater.

AIR JAWS 2020

Great White Shark.

Wicked Sharks

After a fatal attack in 2018, Dr. Greg Skomal is launching a new study on the hunting and feeding habits of Atlantic white sharks.

Wicked Sharks

The Jaws movie left many with a new fear of sharks and generated a killing frenzy. Great Whites are classified as ‘vulnerable’ worldwide.

SHARKS OF GHOST ISLAND

Craig O’Connell underwater at night with laser telemetry on Great Hammerhead.

SHARKS OF GHOST ISLAND

Great Hammerhead.

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