Getting up close and personal with Nature is  incredibly important for all humans to experience and understand our connection to wildlife. However, certain situations can get a bit tense, when nature decides to take the same interest on us.

‘When you look a wild animal in the eye, it’s like catching a glimpse into the soul of nature itself’, said Paul Oxton.

Being out in the wild, whether on safari or deep in the ocean, animals can sometimes get a little too close for comfort. Here’s a few incredible encounters: