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Wouter Groenewegen: Scuba diver, underwater photographer, has his first close encounter with a Manx Basking Shark

Hello, As you may have heard we, a group of English, Belgian and Dutch divers were very lucky to be able to swim with several basking sharks last Saturday. I even have been able to make some pictures, which is an achievement since I was also very bussy wetting my dive suit. The first shark I saw was just after the first dive, I let myself into the water from the Castaway boat and waited for things to happen. It's a very weird experience to know that there are some giants very close to you. I kept on seeing the fin above the water but it didn't come very close to me and I was not about to give up a chance of a lifetime taking it's picture by ...