Giant octopus wrestles with diver, tries to steal camera [VIDEO]

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CARMEL, Calif. — A scuba diver in California snapped a picture of the wrong octopus.

The diver was taking pictures at Bluefish Cove in Carmel when he came across the giant octopus.

Once he started taking pictures, the octopus lunged at the camera and grabbed it.

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A diver had to fend off a giant octopus after the it tried to steal his camera. (WIBW)

The tussle lasted for a few tense minutes before the octopus let go.