12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Moulting Elephant seals on South Georgia

Young Elephant seals spend most of their time lounging on the beach, scratching and snorting - especially when they are moulting, as these two youngsters were.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2013
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands
Camera: NIKON D4
Copyright: © Anthony Smith