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Snake double-take
Balloon over Pagosa
Majestic Ship in Antarctica
"Proud"-  A young Zambian women
Grass in a lake
lovely sun shine in summer day at malmo beach.
At The Drive-In
Harbor at sunrise
Greenback Heron and dragon fly
The Paris skyline behind a soccer ball spinning on the tip of a ball point pen, held by the grip of this mans mouth.
Summer tourists at Copley Square in Boston
Breading Penguins in Antarctica
Chunky frog on a little branch
Sun breaks through the woods at Ynys-hir
A snail coming out of its shell.
Annecy, France shadowed by some of the Alps
Struggling Musicians
guggenheim museum late afternoon
Adobe Shadow
Il Duomo di Firenze.
Visiting the beach in Calais on a dismal overcast day.
All Smiles
From the window
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Breading Penguins in Antarctica

The photographer waited about an hour to snap this image of Gento penguins and their newborn chicks on Antarctica. “I have always dreamed of visiting all seven continents, and on this day that dream came true,” says Piper, who took this shot with an EOS 40D.

TAGS: Antarctica, Cold, Penguin, Winter

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America
Member since 2014
Awards
Editors' Pick Finalist
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Neal Piper.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2012
Total Views: 225
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2012, 6:23 p.m.
Camera Model: Canon EOS 40D
Focal Length: 57mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f14
ISO: ISO100
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