Congratulations, Ryan Slattery, New Zealand. Diving the Poor Knights Islands is on every New Zealand diver’s and overseas visitor’s bucket list! Ryan came across this resting Carpet shark in South Harbour.
Photo details: Carpet shark. Sony RX100II, Recsea housing, Sea & Sea YS-D1 Strobe. Image was cropped and levels adjust slightly, a water spot on the lens was edited out.