arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
The kiss of the Sun
Couple taking shades under the praying hand
The eyes of a baby
First ray on Himalayas.
Flowers and Thunderstorms
Mossy Falls
The Falls
Sea Gypsy Young Girl
Still
Cosmic Tree
Leopards on Ice
Waiting
Mirror Reflection at Low Tide
Lagoon on Fire II
Lagoon on Fire I
BEAUTIFUL PLANT LIFE
Midwest iron horse
Sleeping Beauty
The Dead Sea
Pink Flowers
Blushing sky
Red Daisy
Lavender Flowers
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Waiting

A Gentoo penguin watches as his mate heads to sea to feed. He will stay behind to start building their nest on this patch of ground they have selected. When she returns, she will lay 1 or 2 eggs and sit on the nest while he takes his turn to go feed.

TAGS: Antarctica

photographer avatar
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Member since 2018
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Sam Gulino.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Total Views: 30
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: May 1, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Camera Make: FUJIFILM
Camera Model: X-T2
Focal Length: 104.9mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO200
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION Antarctica