Meet The Woman Who Gets Up Close and Personal With Wildlife… All For The Perfect Photo

(Last Updated On: March 8, 2016)

Shannon Benson from South Africa is one daredevil photographer since she gets up close and personal with wild animals just to get the perfect photo. These animals have never been trained at all so they can easily attack if she makes the wrong move.

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