Search results for United Kingdom


‹‹‹ Previous    1 2 3 4 -5-

Home   >   Natural History Photography Blog   >   Search   >   United Kingdom
King penguin colony, over 100,000 nesting pairs, viewed from above.  The brown patches are groups of 'oakum boys', juveniles in distinctive brown plumage.  Salisbury Plain, Bay of Isles, South Georgia Island, Aptenodytes patagonicus Oakum boys, juvenile king penguins at Salisbury Plain, South Georgia Island.  Named 'oakum boys' by sailors for the resemblance of their brown fluffy plumage to the color of oakum used to caulk timbers on sailing ships, these year-old penguins will soon shed their fluffy brown plumage and adopt the colors of an adult, Aptenodytes patagonicus Antarctic fur seal, young pup, juvenile, Arctocephalus gazella, Fortuna Bay
King penguin colony, over 100,000 nesting pairs, viewed from above. The brown patches are groups of 'oakum boys', juveniles in distinctive brown plumage. Salisbury Plain, Bay of Isles, South Georgia Island.
Image ID: 24447  
Species: King penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus
Location: Salisbury Plain, South Georgia Island
 
Oakum boys, juvenile king penguins at Salisbury Plain, South Georgia Island. Named 'oakum boys' by sailors for the resemblance of their brown fluffy plumage to the color of oakum used to caulk timbers on sailing ships, these year-old penguins will soon shed their fluffy brown plumage and adopt the colors of an adult.
Image ID: 24455  
Species: King penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus
Location: Salisbury Plain, South Georgia Island
 
Antarctic fur seal, young pup, juvenile.
Image ID: 24597  
Species: Antarctic Fur Seal, Arctocephalus gazella
Location: Fortuna Bay, South Georgia Island
 
King penguin, showing ornate and distinctive neck, breast and head plumage and orange beak, Aptenodytes patagonicus, Fortuna Bay King penguin, showing ornate and distinctive neck, breast and head plumage and orange beak, Aptenodytes patagonicus, Fortuna Bay Southern elephant seal, juvenile.  The southern elephant seal is the largest pinniped, and the largest member of order Carnivora, ever to have existed.  It gets its name from the large proboscis (nose) it has when it has grown to adulthood, Mirounga leonina, Fortuna Bay
King penguin, showing ornate and distinctive neck, breast and head plumage and orange beak.
Image ID: 24599  
Species: King penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus
Location: Fortuna Bay, South Georgia Island
 
King penguin, showing ornate and distinctive neck, breast and head plumage and orange beak.
Image ID: 24601  
Species: King penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus
Location: Fortuna Bay, South Georgia Island
 
Southern elephant seal, juvenile. The southern elephant seal is the largest pinniped, and the largest member of order Carnivora, ever to have existed. It gets its name from the large proboscis (nose) it has when it has grown to adulthood.
Image ID: 24603  
Species: Southern elephant seal, Mirounga leonina
Location: Fortuna Bay, South Georgia Island
 
Antarctic fur seal, young pup, juvenile, Arctocephalus gazella, Fortuna Bay An antarctic fur seal pup plays in the water, Arctocephalus gazella, Fortuna Bay Leucistic juvenile antarctic fur seal, young pup, juvenile, blond.  A leucistic animal is one that has pigmentation levels far below normal and is thus much more lightly colored, Arctocephalus gazella, Fortuna Bay
Antarctic fur seal, young pup, juvenile.
Image ID: 24604  
Species: Antarctic Fur Seal, Arctocephalus gazella
Location: Fortuna Bay, South Georgia Island
 
An antarctic fur seal pup plays in the water.
Image ID: 24605  
Species: Antarctic Fur Seal, Arctocephalus gazella
Location: Fortuna Bay, South Georgia Island
 
Leucistic juvenile antarctic fur seal, young pup, juvenile, blond. A leucistic animal is one that has pigmentation levels far below normal and is thus much more lightly colored.
Image ID: 24617  
Species: Antarctic Fur Seal, Arctocephalus gazella
Location: Fortuna Bay, South Georgia Island
 
King penguin, wing detail.  The king penguin uses its wings as flipper underwater, enabling it to swim fast, Aptenodytes patagonicus, Fortuna Bay Drygalski Fjord, passengers on icebreak M/V Polar Star.  The water is packed with brash ice which has broken away from Risting Glacier at the end of the narrow fjord Macaroni penguin, amid tall tussock grass, Cooper Bay, South Georgia Island, Eudyptes chrysolophus
King penguin, wing detail. The king penguin uses its wings as flipper underwater, enabling it to swim fast.
Image ID: 24619  
Species: King penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus
Location: Fortuna Bay, South Georgia Island
 
Drygalski Fjord, passengers on icebreak M/V Polar Star. The water is packed with brash ice which has broken away from Risting Glacier at the end of the narrow fjord.
Image ID: 24684  
Location: Drygalski Fjord, South Georgia Island
 
Macaroni penguin, amid tall tussock grass, Cooper Bay, South Georgia Island.
Image ID: 24694  
Species: Macaroni penguin, Eudyptes chrysolophus
Location: Cooper Bay, South Georgia Island
 
Macaroni penguin, amid tall tussock grass, Cooper Bay, South Georgia Island, Eudyptes chrysolophus Drygalski Fjord, packed with brash ice which has broken away from Risting Glacier at the end of the narrow fjord Iceberg detail, at sea among the South Orkney Islands, Coronation Island, Southern Ocean
Macaroni penguin, amid tall tussock grass, Cooper Bay, South Georgia Island.
Image ID: 24696  
Species: Macaroni penguin, Eudyptes chrysolophus
Location: Cooper Bay, South Georgia Island
 
Drygalski Fjord, packed with brash ice which has broken away from Risting Glacier at the end of the narrow fjord.
Image ID: 24697  
Location: Drygalski Fjord, South Georgia Island
 
Iceberg detail, at sea among the South Orkney Islands.
Image ID: 24794  
Location: Coronation Island, South Orkney Islands, Southern Ocean
 
Iceberg detail, at sea among the South Orkney Islands, Coronation Island, Southern Ocean Iceberg, ocean, light and clouds.  Light plays over icebergs and the ocean near Coronation Island Adelie penguin chicks, huddle together in a snowstorm for warmth and protection.  This group of chicks is known as a creche, Pygoscelis adeliae, Shingle Cove, Coronation Island, South Orkney Islands, Southern Ocean
Iceberg detail, at sea among the South Orkney Islands.
Image ID: 24795  
Location: Coronation Island, South Orkney Islands, Southern Ocean
 
Iceberg, ocean, light and clouds. Light plays over icebergs and the ocean near Coronation Island.
Image ID: 24796  
Location: Coronation Island, South Orkney Islands, Southern Ocean
 
Adelie penguin chicks, huddle together in a snowstorm for warmth and protection. This group of chicks is known as a creche.
Image ID: 25026  
Species: Adelie Penguin, Pygoscelis adeliae
Location: Shingle Cove, Coronation Island, South Orkney Islands, Southern Ocean
 
Southern giant petrel kills and eats an Adelie penguin chick, Shingle Cove, Macronectes giganteus, Coronation Island, South Orkney Islands, Southern Ocean This photo is the top of a stack of similar images, click to see them all. Adelie penguins rush into the water en masse, from the cobblestone beach at Shingle Cove on Coronation Island, Pygoscelis adeliae Southern elephant seal, juvenile. The southern elephant seal is the largest pinniped, and the largest member of order Carnivora, ever to have existed. It gets its name from the large proboscis (nose) it has when it has grown to adulthood, Mirounga leonina, Shingle Cove, Coronation Island, South Orkney Islands, Southern Ocean
Southern giant petrel kills and eats an Adelie penguin chick, Shingle Cove.
Image ID: 25027  
Species: Southern giant petrel, Macronectes giganteus
Location: Shingle Cove, Coronation Island, South Orkney Islands, Southern Ocean
 
Adelie penguins rush into the water en masse, from the cobblestone beach at Shingle Cove on Coronation Island.
Image ID: 25028  
Species: Adelie Penguin, Pygoscelis adeliae
Location: Shingle Cove, Coronation Island, South Orkney Islands, Southern Ocean
 
Southern elephant seal, juvenile. The southern elephant seal is the largest pinniped, and the largest member of order Carnivora, ever to have existed. It gets its name from the large proboscis (nose) it has when it has grown to adulthood.
Image ID: 25030  
Species: Southern elephant seal, Mirounga leonina
Location: Shingle Cove, Coronation Island, South Orkney Islands, Southern Ocean
 
Zodiac boats, are lowered into the ocean from the ship M/V Polar Star in preparation for a day exploring New Island in the Falklands Black-browed albatross, adult and chick, at the enormous colony on Steeple Jason Island in the Falklands.  This is the largest breeding colony of black-browed albatrosses in the world, numbering in the hundreds of thousands of breeding pairs.  The albatrosses lay eggs in September and October, and tend a single chick that will fledge in about 120 days, Thalassarche melanophrys Straited caracara, a bird of prey found throughout the Falkland Islands.  The striated caracara is an opportunistic feeder, often scavenging for carrion but also known to attack weak or injured birds, Phalcoboenus australis, Steeple Jason Island
Zodiac boats, are lowered into the ocean from the ship M/V Polar Star in preparation for a day exploring New Island in the Falklands.
Image ID: 23708  
Location: New Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom
 
Black-browed albatross, adult and chick, at the enormous colony on Steeple Jason Island in the Falklands. This is the largest breeding colony of black-browed albatrosses in the world, numbering in the hundreds of thousands of breeding pairs. The albatrosses lay eggs in September and October, and tend a single chick that will fledge in about 120 days.
Image ID: 24120  
Species: Black-browed albatross, Thalassarche melanophrys
Location: Steeple Jason Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom
 
Straited caracara, a bird of prey found throughout the Falkland Islands. The striated caracara is an opportunistic feeder, often scavenging for carrion but also known to attack weak or injured birds.
Image ID: 24125  
Species: Striated caracara, Phalcoboenus australis
Location: Steeple Jason Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom
 
Steeple Jason Island at sunrise, one of the remote Jason Group of Islands in the West Falklands.  Uninhabited, the island is spectacular both for its rugged scenery and its enormous breeding colony of black-browed albatross.  Steeple Jason Island is now owned and administered by the Wildlife Conservation Society Black-browed albatross colony on Steeple Jason Island in the Falklands.  This is the largest breeding colony of black-browed albatrosses in the world, numbering in the hundreds of thousands of breeding pairs.  The albatrosses lay eggs in September and October, and tend a single chick that will fledge in about 120 days, Thalassarche melanophrys Juvenile 'oakum boy' penguin begs for food, which the adult will regurgitate from its stomach after foraging at sea.  This scene plays out thousands of times each hour amid the vast king penguin colony at Salisbury Plain, where over 100,000 pairs of king penguins nest and rear their chicks, Aptenodytes patagonicus
Steeple Jason Island at sunrise, one of the remote Jason Group of Islands in the West Falklands. Uninhabited, the island is spectacular both for its rugged scenery and its enormous breeding colony of black-browed albatross. Steeple Jason Island is now owned and administered by the Wildlife Conservation Society.
Image ID: 24131  
Location: Steeple Jason Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom
 
Black-browed albatross colony on Steeple Jason Island in the Falklands. This is the largest breeding colony of black-browed albatrosses in the world, numbering in the hundreds of thousands of breeding pairs. The albatrosses lay eggs in September and October, and tend a single chick that will fledge in about 120 days.
Image ID: 24258  
Species: Black-browed albatross, Thalassarche melanophrys
Location: Steeple Jason Island, Falkland Islands, United Kingdom
 
Juvenile 'oakum boy' penguin begs for food, which the adult will regurgitate from its stomach after foraging at sea. This scene plays out thousands of times each hour amid the vast king penguin colony at Salisbury Plain, where over 100,000 pairs of king penguins nest and rear their chicks.
Image ID: 24395  
Species: King penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus
Location: Salisbury Plain, South Georgia Island
 
King penguin colony at Salisbury Plain, Bay of Isles, South Georgia Island.  Over 100,000 pairs of king penguins nest here, laying eggs in December and February, then alternating roles between foraging for food and caring for the egg or chick, Aptenodytes patagonicus King penguin, showing ornate and distinctive neck, breast and head plumage and orange beak, Aptenodytes patagonicus, Grytviken King penguins, showing ornate and distinctive neck, breast and head plumage and orange beak, Aptenodytes patagonicus, Grytviken
King penguin colony at Salisbury Plain, Bay of Isles, South Georgia Island. Over 100,000 pairs of king penguins nest here, laying eggs in December and February, then alternating roles between foraging for food and caring for the egg or chick.
Image ID: 24396  
Species: King penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus
Location: Salisbury Plain, South Georgia Island
 
King penguin, showing ornate and distinctive neck, breast and head plumage and orange beak.
Image ID: 24412  
Species: King penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus
Location: Grytviken, South Georgia Island
 
King penguins, showing ornate and distinctive neck, breast and head plumage and orange beak.
Image ID: 24413  
Species: King penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus
Location: Grytviken, South Georgia Island
 


Natural History Photography Blog posts (9) related to United Kingdom



Related Topics:



Keywords:

Page:   ‹‹‹ Previous   1 2 3 4 -5-   New Search
Categories Appearing Among These Images:
Animal  >  Bird  >  Albatross (Diomedeidae)  >  Black-Browed Albatross
Animal  >  Bird  >  Albatross (Diomedeidae)  >  Wandering Albatross
Animal  >  Bird  >  Cormorant (Phalacrocoracidae)  >  Imperial Shag
Animal  >  Bird  >  Duck (Anatidae)  >  Crested Duck
Animal  >  Bird  >  Duck (Anatidae)  >  Steamer duck
Animal  >  Bird  >  Goose (Anatidae)  >  Kelp goose
Animal  >  Bird  >  Goose (Anatidae)  >  Upland goose
Animal  >  Bird  >  Penguin  >  Adelie Penguin
Animal  >  Bird  >  Penguin  >  Gentoo Penguin
Animal  >  Bird  >  Penguin  >  King Penguin
Animal  >  Bird  >  Penguin  >  Macaroni Penguin
Animal  >  Bird  >  Penguin  >  Magellanic Penguin
Animal  >  Bird  >  Penguin  >  Rockhopper Penguin
Animal  >  Pinniped  >  Antarctic Fur Seal
Animal  >  Pinniped  >  Southern Elephant Seal
Gallery  >  Falkland Islands
Gallery  >  Iceberg
Gallery  >  Island
Gallery  >  Landscape
Gallery  >  Panorama
Gallery  >  Penguin
Gallery  >  South Georgia Island
Gallery  >  Travel
Location  >  Oceans  >  Atlantic  >  Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
Location  >  Oceans  >  Atlantic  >  South Georgia Island
Location  >  Oceans  >  Southern Ocean  >  South Orkney Islands
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  British Antarctic Territory  >  South Orkney Islands  >  Coronation Island
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  British Antarctic Territory  >  South Orkney Islands  >  Coronation Island  >  Shingle Cove
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  England  >  London  >  British Museum
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)  >  Carcass Island
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)  >  New Island
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)  >  Steeple Jason Island
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  South Georgia Island
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  South Georgia Island  >  Cooper Bay
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  South Georgia Island  >  Drygalski Fjord
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  South Georgia Island  >  Fortuna Bay
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  South Georgia Island  >  Godthul
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  South Georgia Island  >  Grytviken
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  South Georgia Island  >  Hercules Bay
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  South Georgia Island  >  Prion Island
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  South Georgia Island  >  Right Whale Bay
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  South Georgia Island  >  Salisbury Plain
Location  >  World  >  United Kingdom  >  South Georgia Island  >  Stromness Harbour
Portfolio
Subject  >  Technique  >  Panoramic Photo
Subject  >  Weird  >  Self Portrait

Species Appearing Among These Images:
Aptenodytes patagonicus
Arctocephalus gazella
Chloephaga hybrida
Chloephaga hybrida malvinarum
Chloephaga picta
Diomedea exulans
Eudyptes chrysocome
Eudyptes chrysocome chrysocome
Eudyptes chrysolophus
Leucocarbo atriceps
Lophonetta specularioides
Macronectes giganteus
Macronectes halli
Mirounga leonina
Phalacrocorax atriceps
Phalcoboenus australis
Pygoscelis adeliae
Pygoscelis papua
Spheniscus magellanicus
Tachyeres brachypterus
Thalassarche melanophrys

Natural History Photography Blog posts (9) related to United Kingdom
New Work - October 2012
Surfing Penguins
Steeple Jason, West Falklands
Carcass Island, Falkland Islands
Westpoint Island, Falkland Islands
New Island, Falkland Islands
Southern Giant Petrel, Macronectes giganteus, Southern Ocean
Black-Browed Albatross at Sunset
Watching Wolves with Laurie Lyman

Search for:     

Updated: December 12, 2018