Fiordland penguins (Eudyptes pachyrhynchus) walk along a forest path
Fiordland penguins (Eudyptes pachyrhynchus) walk along a forest path, heading back to their burrows, after foraging in the ocean.
North of Haast, Westland District, South Island, New Zealand.
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King Penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) approached by an Antarctic Fur Seal
King Penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) approached by an Antarctic Fur Seal (Arctocephalus gazella). A few pecks from the penguins caused the seal to retreat. Southern elephant seal (Mirounga leonina) male resting in the background. St Andrews Bay, South Georgia Island
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King penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) at sunrise
King penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus) at sunrise. Two males and a female, with the males fighting for the attention of the female. Falklands Islands. 2018 Wildlife Photographer of the Year LUMIX People's Choice Award, Highly Commended
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