14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Gentoo walking on the Penguins Highway

From the nests to the shore, back and forward, the Penguins walk on a route they create, "The Penguins Highway". Feeding at the sea and returning to the nest to change shifts with the other. This penguin is on the way to the shore.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2016
Photo Location: Antarctica
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Irit Abramovich