Rob Allen - Shark Photography
Rob Allen | Shark Photography

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Rob is an enthusiastic and passionate advocate of shark conservation. A former British army officer, he has spent the last 11 years diving the world's best shark sites honing his underwater photography skills both on SCUBA (rebreather and open circuit) and freediving. Rob is founder of Shark Safaris, a not-for-profit global shark diving expedition organiser, and also a director of the Shark Conservation Society.

Name: Rob Allen
Nationality: British
Background: former British army officer, shark safari expedition organiser and underwater photographer
Qualifications: PADI Divemaster, AIDA Level 2 Freediver, SCC Rebreather
Camera Equipment: Canon 5D with Aquatica Housing
Canon 17-40mm and 16mm fisheye lenses
Twin Inon Z-240 strobes
Shark dives: 450+
First shark dive: Raggies Cave, Aliwal Shoal, 2000
Favourite shark destinations: South Africa (pretty much all of it!)
Beqa Lagoon, Fiji
Favourite shark encounters: Big Fish dive, Beqa Lagoon, Fiji
Snorkelling with baskers in Cornwall
Freediving with tiger sharks, South Africa

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