Gentoo Penguin ~ "Raindrops keep falling on my head...."  by Robert Elliott

Photographic Prints

Small (12.0" x 8.0")

Finish:
$7.98

Gentoo Penguin ~ "Raindrops keep falling on my head...." by 


Sizing Information

Photographic
Small 12.0" x 8.0"
Medium 18.0" x 12.0"
Large 24.0" x 16.0"
X large 30.0" x 20.0"

Features

  • Superior quality silver halide prints
  • Archival quality Kodak Endura paper
  • Lustre: Professional photo paper with a fine grain pebble texture
  • Metallic: Glossy finish and metallic appearance to create images with exceptional visual interest and depth

100% of proceeds received from Redbubble in respect to sales of this item, will be donated to Bush Heritage Australia

Photo of a Gentoo Penguins taken at Gold Harbour, South Georgia Island.

The Gentoo Penguin is listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red list of Threatened Species

Melting sea ice and overfishing have triggered a dangerously rapid decline in penguin populations on the Antarctic peninsula – a direct result of global warming, warns a new report from the WWF.

Temperatures on the frozen continent are rising five times faster than the global average due to the unprecedented rate of climate change, pushing four species perilously close to extinction.

Warmer temperatures are forcing penguins to raise their young on increasingly thinner and more precarious ice floes, while stronger winds mean many eggs and chicks are being blown away from their parents before they are able to survive on their own.

The gentoo, chinstrap and adélie – along with the emperor, the largest penguin species in the world – are now struggling to survive as melting sea ice destroys nesting sites and reduces vital food sources, such as krill.

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Comments

  • minskeep
    minskeepabout 7 years ago

    aww awesome picture

  • Maree Toogood
    Maree Toogoodabout 7 years ago

    Nice shot

  • Wendy  Slee
    Wendy Sleeabout 7 years ago

    this is an adorable close up….. great shot!

  • Brad Sumner
    Brad Sumnerabout 7 years ago

    This is too cute for words, Robert! However did you get him to pose like that? lol

  • wdavies285
    wdavies285about 7 years ago

    wow fantastic shot

  • rockinsue
    rockinsueabout 7 years ago

    beautiful, love the way you can see tiny droplets of water on his feathers

  • Steve Bulford
    Steve Bulfordabout 7 years ago

    How cool.

  • AlisonJohnston
    AlisonJohnstonabout 7 years ago

    Terrific shot Robert :-)

  • mieclarke
    mieclarkeabout 7 years ago

    Awwww….look so an adorable!! terrific Robert.

  • AllyL
    AllyLabout 7 years ago

    The detail is amazing! and the penguin pose too cute :)


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