He Approached A Deadly Leopard Seal Very Carefully… When He Got In The Water, It All Took A Turn.

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National Geographic photographer Paul Nicklen took on an assignment that he likely would never forget: He was asked to photograph leopard seals, the most vicious species of seals on the planet. Leopard seals have been known to attack humans, so, understandably, Paul was somewhat reticent to take on the project.

But when it came time for him to meet these undersea behemoths face to face, he was greeted with something he did not anticipate…

The leopard seal, also known as the sea leopard, is absolutely huge.

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