Pole Spearing in Kilwa

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Kevin Ellis pole spears at the coral drop-off in Kilwa Bay, waiting still and patient for a game fish to come by. Spearfishing is illegal in Tanzania, however, spearfishing with a pole spear (locally known as a ‘Mkuki’) is legal in all of Tanzania.
Photo was extracted from video footage of a Canon VIXIA HF G30 HD CamcorderPole Spearing in Kilwa in an Ikelite Housing, two Bigblue VL2500P LED Video LightsPole Spearing in Kilwa and one Big Blue VTL15000P Video Light.