15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Puffin Playing in a Pool

Typically zoo's and aquariums are examples of places where animals are unhappy and solitary, however this playful puffin was flying around the bottom of the pool and cleaning himself along the surface.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2016
Date Uploaded: 10.2017
Photo Location: Monterey, California, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D3300
Copyright: © Caitlin Waddington