Sharks - Predators and Prey

Tom Vierus mit einem Schwarzspitzenhai, der nach der Markierung wieder ausgesetzt wird | Foto: Tom Vierus,

In 2016, marine biologist and photographer Tom Vierus won the "German Award for Science Photography" in the category „Reportage“. Together with the Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research (ZMT) he is now showing a selection of his impressive close-ups of sharks. The exhibition also gives information about the world of sharks, the threats they face and ways of protecting them. Featuring a project on Fiji this exibition shows the importance of studying these globally endengered animals and draws vistor in with spectacular images. On show from September 15 to November 16.