Yes, take one selfie or many as you want with the biggest shark in the world is possible in Mexico! Every summer many tourist has the opportunity to swim beside the incredible whale shark in surrounding sea of Cancun and Isla Mujeres Mexico. This activity gives you the opportunuty to take pictures in a really close look to these magnifisent giants, the boat trip takes around 6 to 8 hours in total and acording of the weather, your experince could be not be the best, but the price of being beside these giants worth it.
Taking photos or video it’s great in the caribbean, there are many days with calm weather and clear water in the whale shark protected area. Recomendations Go-Pro is a good option for video and not for photo’s, there are many underwater cameras at good price that can give you the best experience to take pictures of these sharks, Canon, Fuji and many more has this small and versatil underwater cameras for less than 200 USD but with a good image quality, and remember the 16px, 20px or more pixel density in a camera is not telling you the image quality capabilities.
If you are coming this summer 2015 to Mexico between june to sempember, you must do this activity.