Just saw this.
This is why I totally respect Cristina.
This is also why when it comes to those interactions, I do give her a pass: like I've said before, this appears to be completely voluntary insofar as the Sharks appear to actively seek her out for a friendly rub, and this irrespective of any food rewards - and again, no, this is not the dreaded tonic immobility but something else
Happier days - picture by his friend Cristina, with kind permission.
This was in 2009.
Alex and Ila had proclaimed the International Year of the Shark, and we decided to roll it out across Fiji in a series of various initiatives under the Fiji Shark Conservation and Awareness Project.
This is a PSA we ran on local television.
Although this is not his voice, it was entirely Rusi's brain