Roman, Hottentot seabream, pyjama shark, and pufadder shyshark gather around a baited underwater video system. Stereo cameras allow scientists to estimate the size and age of the fish drawn to the bait.
A hottentot seabream gets up close with the camera.
Hundreds of hottentot seabream aggregate in a cavern on one of False Bay’s colorful rocky reefs, locally known as Atlantis. Hottentot seabream are found only on the coastline of Southern Africa and nowhere else in the world.