16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

Thousands of penguins rush to and from the ocean at the end of a long day, in formation as if they are riding along the highway. One inquisitive penguin pauses his nearly autonomous journey to examine the unfamiliar figures in his habitat.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Ashton Wackym