WATCH: Man pulls shark out of water for pictures

A video shows a man pulling the shark out of the water, while beachgoers were snapping away.

A man dragged a shark out of the water on a Florida beach to take pictures. Picture: Screengrab via The Young Turks/YouTube.

CAPE TOWN - A man has sparked outrage after posing for pictures with a shark on Florida's West Palm Beach.

A video shows the man pulling the shark out of the water and pinning it down, while beachgoers took a few pictures.

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While the man appeared to enjoy the experience, the animal struggled after being pulled out from the water.

A local later dragged the shark back into the water.

The incident was filmed by a local journalist.

This comes a week after a baby dolphin died on an Argentine beach.

It was lifted out of the surf and passed around as locals touched it and took selfies.

WATCH: Baby dolphin passed around for selfies

The baby dolphin was later left on the sand.

Social media users took the Twitter after the incident: