August 21, 2014

Great White Encounter, Australia

Photograph by Michael Melford, National Geographic

With just a few bars between them and the predator they've come to see, divers take in the thrilling sight of a great white shark inches away. A multiday cage-diving excursion takes intrepid divers out into the shark-rich waters of southern Australia's Neptune Islands.

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