Great white sharks

My name is David ‘Ed’ Edwards.
I am addicted to great white sharks.
They’re the shit.

  • A great white shark named Bitey

    A great white shark named Bitey29 February, 2020

    Great white sharks are generally known for biting things, so the name 'Bitey' would generally make sense. In this particular fish's case, it's a little more ironic.

  • Interview on BBC Radio… Stoke

    Interview on BBC Radio… Stoke17 January, 2020

    Just because it has 'Stoke' in the title doesn't mean it's a lesser version. I mean, strictly speaking it probably does, but just put that to one side for the benefit of my ego.

  • A great white shark named Spud

    A great white shark named Spud21 October, 2019

    Spud was a great white shark I worked with briefly in Gansbaai, South Africa. What made this shark was special, was that we technically met some ten months before.

  • Great white sharks hunting in kelp – more footage and info

    Great white sharks hunting in kelp – more footage and info4 September, 2019

    Monterey Bay Aquarium released a short film, comprising footage of the white shark we tracked swimming through kelp in South Africa, 2017. It's boss.

  • Did you know great white sharks swim through kelp?

    Did you know great white sharks swim through kelp?3 April, 2019

    Yeah well, they do. It's a fact. Great white sharks swim through kelp. We proved it, incase you were unsure.

  • A great white shark named Flag

    A great white shark named Flag17 March, 2019

    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

    Great white sharks against cancer20 February, 2019

    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!

  • Hand drawing a great white shark tutorial

    Hand drawing a great white shark tutorial9 January, 2019

    Since great white shark drawings are something I indulge in fairly often for fun/work as it is, I figured it's high time I tried to capitalise on the trillions of people searching Google for how to do the same.

  • White Shark Research Priorities – Study and infographic overview

    White Shark Research Priorities – Study and infographic overview17 December, 2018

    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).

  • Gauging the threat

    Gauging the threat6 June, 2017

  • I’m going to poke some sharks.

    I’m going to poke some sharks.16 May, 2017