Eli Martinez: Diver feeds hammerhead shark off Bimini in the Bahamas

A brave diver had a close encounter with a hammerhead shark in the Bahamas.

An underwater photographer captured the rare moment, reported the Daily Mail.

Diver Eli Martinez bravely stood his ground after having the close encounter off Bimini Island.

Pictures show Martinez hand feeding the dangerous shark.

Despite its appearance Martinez insists the hammerheads don't have much interest in attacking divers.

He said he spent hours of diving nearby and the sharks finally got used to him being in the waters.

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