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enchanted forest
On the seaside
A couple of shadows
Hotel Posta Vecchia
As the rain came down in Rome, this image opened to me.
On Easter
City in Colors- Kansas
Trieste
Lilies and the boys
"Three, Tall, and Tranquil"
The battle
Early Days
Monks
Monitor portrait in green
Faithful gathering
Heads Above the Crowd
Roller in the trees
back to home
Birds Overhead
Jogging near the beach
Edgar meets his father Lance for the first time.
Hungry lion on a zebra kill
Muslims' prayer
15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Early Days

A newborn gentoo penguin chick yawns in satisfaction. Taken whilst lying on the ground in penguin mess! The low angle allowed me to exclude any distracting elements and view the scene from the chick's point of view. Volunteer Point, East Falkland.

TAGS: Bird

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Kirkby Stephen, United Kingdom
Member since 2017
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© John Birch.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2016
Total Views: 27
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 10, 2017, 10:36 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D500
Focal Length: 500mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f16
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION East Falkland, Falkland Islands., Falkland Islands [Malvinas]