An early morning start gave the opportunity to silhouette a King Penguin against the dawn sky.
Gentoos are quite a successful species. Whereas the range for some penguin species has shrunk in recent years, the range for Gentoos has actually extended with them displacing other species in some locations.
when photographing a penguin colony, it’s worth looking around the edges of the group to try and isolate an individual.
A recent visit to the Falkland Islands revealed that penguins can fly, or at least some penguins can jump very well!