16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Man vs Nature

A leopard seal relaxes on an iceberg in front of the now derelict whaling station at Grytviken. This was where hundreds of thousands of whales seals and penguins were slaughtered, thankfully that is now in the past and nature is slowly recovering.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2016
Date Uploaded: 04.2018
Photo Location: South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Camera: Canon EOS 7D
Copyright: © Jamie Coleman