The Antarctic Peninsula is a very remote a special place with an abundance of amazing thing to see and photograph.
This Adelie penguin was trying to have a quick nap before he went out fishing again!

(Half Moon Island – Antarctic Peninsula)


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  • margotk
    margotkover 6 years ago

    Brilliant photo!

  • candid
    candidover 6 years ago

    i love penguins. great shot.

  • ferndesign
    ferndesignover 6 years ago

    awww how sweet

  • Gayle Shaw
    Gayle Shawover 6 years ago

    This is gorgeous Steve, I’m so jealous that you got to do this, wish it was me : )

  • Robyn Carter
    Robyn Carterover 6 years ago

    How close were you – and what lens did you have?


  • ECGardner
    ECGardnerover 6 years ago

    Aww this is such a sweet portrait. He looks so peaceful and calm. All of your photos from this trip are so stunning. You make Antarctica look inviting!

  • SharonAHenson
    SharonAHensonover 6 years ago

    He is so cute…great shot.

  • nannajul
    nannajulover 6 years ago

    Superb detail and what a great cute shot Steve. Love it [hard not to love any of your work – its all so amazing]

  • Tabitha B
    Tabitha Bover 6 years ago

    sweet angle..

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