Happy birthday children – Raising Great Horned Owls
Will and Sassy turn one year old this week. They've come a long way since flying across my living room and spraying us with napalm shit along the way. Shitpalm, if you will.
A great white shark named Flag
Flag was a 4.5 metre great white shark, seen in both Gansbaai and Mossel Bay (South Africa) from 2007 to 2009. She was massive and terrifying.
Great white sharks against cancer
Because not only are white sharks absolute bad asses who generally have no interest in killing humans, but they're actively helping us battle one of the most terrible diseases on the planet. We're welcome!
White Shark Research Priorities – Study and infographic overview
A few weeks back, I was suggested for creating an infographic for an upcoming great white shark research paper (I know right? No accounting for taste these days!). Said paper is now published and well worth your time (especially the infographic).
Predatory birds in slow(l) motion – Raising Great Horned Owls
I try to talk about and photograph our children/great horned owls with the same annoying level of frequency as those who parent human offspring.
Cutie sharks are on the way!
One of my responsibilities for SharkStuff is creating badass artwork for our various bits of merchendise. Introducing - Cutie Sharks.
Our kids are getting big! Raising great horned owls
Sassy girl and Will are still barely a few months old, but their appetite and penchant for mid air tantrums could put even my own to shame!
Time to say goodbye – Raising great horned owls
After a month of being loved, looked after and shitting all over my home, our children are no longer with us. I feel like how my parents must've when I finally buggered off, too.
They grow so fast – Week three, raising Great horned owls
While I'm happy to report that the children have become surprisingly tall, I'm sorry to say I must keep this entry quite 'short'. Hehehehe... ugh, I'm dead inside.
How can something so small, create so much shit? – Week Two – Raising Great horned owls
While they're definitely growing, there's absolutely no way animals of this size should yet be able to produce ten times their mass in faeces.
They’re sooooooo cute! – Week One – Raising baby Great horned owls
I've never worked with owls before and I've never been comfortable around babies. Since these are a mixture of the two, I figured week one would be about getting to grips with the basics.
I’m going to poke some sharks.