Angel Shark

Angel Shark
Squatina Californica

An Angel Shark peers out of the sand
waiting for its next meal to wander by.

Similar in appearance to rays,
Angels bury themselves in sand to avoid detection.
Unfortunately, overfishing has made them very rare.

Lens: 60mm
Film: Kodak E-100 VS
Location: La Jolla Shores
Depth: 40feet
©2000 Garry McCarthy