Crittercam In Action

The National Geographic Crittercam used to research billfish

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Sjon Harless putting the hurt on a 400 lb. black marlin with 30 lb. stand up tackle. Of course the fish hit the lightest outfit in the spread.
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After realizing the size of the fish Sjon moved to the chair to finish the fight which lasted just under an hour.
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Jamey Harless stoically displays the size of the billfish crittercam system. Notice it is not much bigger than the Fathom lure we were using to catch the fish.
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The fish heads for the horizon. Notice the remora nears its tail which isn't much smaller than the camera itself and actually inspired the original creation of the National Geographic Crittercam systems more than 20 years ago.
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She didn't make it easy to put the camera on!
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One last head shake at the boat before she was billed and the camera was attached to her back.
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