The Saltwater Beast

When photographing nature, there is nothing at all subtle about the visceral, untamed yet majestic qualities of animals in the wild. Saltwater Crocodiles in particular, are such powerful and misunderstood creatures. They’re our closest living link to the dinosaurs. Prehistoric and primal – they are a vivid representation of nature in its raw element, as seen in this photo:

Saltwater crocodiles in Australia are better viewed from a safe place or distance. In any other circumstance, I wouldn´t think of taking a picture such as this! Check out my wildlife photography portfolio for other animal snaps.