Dangerous life of an Instagram boyfriend: Photographer -and his camera – get flattened by a wave while snapping pictures of a bikini-clad woman on Mexican shore
- A committed photographer stood on jagged rocks on Cabo’s coastline to get an ‘Insta-worthy’ shot of a woman posing against a backdrop of the tropical sea
- A gigantic wave came crashing over the pair and knocked the man right over
- Video shows the hilarious moment his quest for a perfect pic turns into a wipeout
This is the hilarious moment a massive wave smashes over a man trying to get a perfect shot of a bikini-clad woman in Mexico.
Mobile phone footage from April 29 shows the dedicated photographer standing on jagged rocks to capture his leading lady against a backdrop of Cabo’s tropical seas.
Wearing a pink bikini, she poses with her hand on her hip and looks dreamily into the distance.
A devoted photographer snaps pictures of a bikini-clad woman on the jagged rocks of Cabo’s coastline
His quest for the perfect shot turns into a wipeout when a massive wave comes crashing over them
But then the man’s quest for that winning image turns into an epic wipeout as a massive wave crashes over the pair and flattens him.
As he tumbles onto the rocks he holds up his camera to protect it from getting wet or smashed.
The wave knocks the baseball cap off his head.
The poser manages to keep her balance by sticking out her arms.
She then walks over to check on her committed cameraman.
The brave male is not alone in going to extreme lengths to get an Instagram-worthy snap.
The woman sticks out her arms to keep her balance but the man isn’t as well prepared for the impact
As the wave sends him tumbling onto the rocks, the dedicated photographer holds up his camera protectively
The poser walks over to check on the man who is face-down on the rocks and whose hat was knocked off by the wave
The social media account Boyfriends of Instagram documents the hilarious quest for perfect pics by dedicated partners.
It shows men hanging out of open windows and balancing between two buses to get an ‘Insta-worthy’ shot of their girlfriends.
The ocean is a popular place for Instagram boyfriends to test their photography skills, with many seen rolling in the sand.