Seal fighting to the death by William Buchheit (7 images)

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A young seal fights for its life and sinks its teeth into a great white shark as it battles to escape the fearsome predator's jaws. The cape fur seal turned and bit the 12ft great white on the face as the enormous shark - 20 tims the seal's weight - fell back into the water with its prey.

The action-fuelled hunt, which lasted minutes, saw the shark leap from the water and catch the seal mid-air. Photographer William Buchheit travelled to Seal Island, in False Bay, South Africa,...
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