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African Penguins- Boulders Beach, South Africa

During a trip to South Africa, my husband and I visited Simon’s Town near the Cape in search of my favorite animal in the world- penguins! Boulders Beach is known to have penguin colonies and we wanted to see if we were lucky enough to see them in their natural element. Visiting Boulders Beach I saw colonies of African penguins. This cute chick caught my attention as she was looking in my direction while the family was resting. I quickly zoomed in my camera to capture this beautiful baby penguin. The African Penguin is listed as Endangered on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.

TAGS: South Africa

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El Paso, Texas, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Georgina Panahi.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2015
Total Views: 11
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2016, 3:19 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON
Camera Model: COOLPIX S9900
Focal Length: 94.9mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f6.4
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PHOTO LOCATION Simon's Town, South Africa