Maldives: Swimming with Blacktip Reef Sharks


Discover the Blacktip reef shark from the shallow inshore waters of the Maldives, easily identified by the prominent black tips on its fins.  The Blacktip reef shark or Carcharhinus melanopterus is a species of requiem shark, in the family of Carcharhinidae,  among the most abundant sharks inhabiting the tropical coral reefs of the Indian and Pacific Oceans.  This species typically attains a length of 1.6 m (5.2 ft).

The music soundtrack is Run Faster, Jump Higher,  there’s a wall composed by Gregoire Lourme and under Creative Commons (CC) licence Attribution and Share Alike and approved for commercial purposes.

HD travel documentary film created by Mat Siems with Go Pro Hero3.

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