Swimming in the antarctica water
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|Pygoscelis papua & Pygoscelis antarcticus|
The Gentoo Penguin, Pygoscelis papua, is easily recognised by the wide white stripe extending like a bonnet across the top of its head.
The Chinstrap Penguin (Pygoscelis antarcticus) is a species of penguin which is found in the South Sandwich Islands, Antarctica, the South Orkneys, South Shetland, South Georgia, Bouvet Island, Balleny and Peter I Island.
This photo is taken in Pleneau Islan in Antarctica. Original format.
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Thanks for sharing this shot. It must be quite the experience to be able to observe such birds in their natural habitat - we don't get to see too many pictures of those guys on TN. Very well done, TFS,