Penguin landing…

Duck!!!!!

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An airborne penguin shows why it has a need for speed: To get out of the water, it may have to clear several feet of ice. A fast exit also helps it elude leopard seals, which often lurk at the ice edge.

Photograph by Paul Nicklen.

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2 Comments Add yours

  1. A.D. Everard says:

    That’s a great shot, isn’t it? Gorgeous. 🙂

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    1. per mare... says:

      Never seen a bad penguin shot yet. 🙂

      Like

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