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Old 02-11-2011, 08:57 PM
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Old 02-11-2011, 08:59 PM
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The story relating to the above photo is here:
http://www.couriermail.com.au/ipad/m...-1226003940512
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Old 02-11-2011, 09:14 PM
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Crap--that must be why I am afraid to get out of the boat at sea. That Mako makes that boat look too small....
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Awesome pic
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Old 02-11-2011, 09:23 PM
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hmmm.... no blood?
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Maybe more pics will follow?
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i would have crapped my trunks if that happened when i was in the water taking pictures
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yep thats why i fish and dont swim
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Originally Posted by Capt.Willie View Post
Maybe more pics will follow?
Doubt it... Water instantly became murky with diver's poo...
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here one my wife caught last summer
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My wife maintains that there is a name for anybody that goes in the ocean in water deeper than their ankles.......BAIT. Great pic!
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Originally Posted by SimonFL View Post
Doubt it... Water instantly became murky with diver's poo...
Just finished cleaning off my monitor
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Gives new meaning to a wetsuit.
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Originally Posted by big bite View Post
hmmm.... no blood?
Do I detect a hint of disbelief here???

The full series of pics has now been released...............:thumbs up:

http://www.almcglashan.com/gallery.php?gallery_cat=21
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I could not spot any pooh in the pictures. He must be wearing a "very" wetsuit.
I said more pics may follow.
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The mako looks beat up in the first photo of this thread. It looks like it has wounds both on the left side of the dorsal fin on it's back and a little ways up from the tail?
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Well, no way to release that Marlin . . . marlin steaks and salad anyone?
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Old 02-13-2011, 04:29 PM
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That mako has had a hard life and looks like it really needs a hug and for someone to help it down the right path
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My wife maintains that there is a name for anybody that goes in the ocean in water deeper than their ankles.......BAIT. Great pic!
couldn't agree more... stopped surfing when my buddy told me he bets all the sharks know I'm a fisherman and they're coming for me...
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All I can say is BIG gonads on that camera man, as that Mako made a meal on the Billfish instead on him
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