Paul Nicklen's Unbelievable Leopard Seal Encounter (VIDEO)

03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
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Last week, we posted an fabulous slideshow of National Geographic photographer Paul Nicklen's polar bear photos. We just stumbled across this video of his amazing encounter with a leopard seal, a powerful creature with huge teeth that could have easily killed him.

Watch below to see his unbelievable story which he describes as the highlight of his career -- the leopard seal actually attempts to feed him penguins and take care of him for 4 DAYS.

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