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Emperor Penguins in the Atka Bay, Queen Maud Land, Antarctica going around 50 km to the open water to get some food for their chicks.

  • Sandra Standbridge. 4y

    Fantastic picture.
  • Lutti 4y

    wo woll´n se denn hin? sehr schöne Farben übrigens!
  • Dennis Barton 4y

    Very nice
  • Flapweb 4y

    Great capture!
  • leesamlong 4y

    Awesome capture! And love the title also. dailyQi's Photo of the Day for Jan 21, 2011.
  • Lorna Jefferies 4y

    great timing
  • Michele Thorsteinson 4y

    What a fantastic capture! Must have been stunning to be there with them!
  • Dave Taylor 4y

    WOW great photo
  • Joseph Szeles 4y

    Hi Anne,
    Funny : Its a small world after all < 2 pictures on the same place, 12 days between,in one of the remotest and inaccessible place in the world
    From 17 november untill date of visit 29 november, ice did not change a lot, but the Emperors were going in another side of the colony.
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    Atka bay Emperor penguins colony. by Jo Sze
    }
    My picture late in the afternoon.
    Have you been in Neumayer or in Sanae stations ? Staff ?
    Cheers
  • Anne Fröhlich 4y

    @Jo: Yes, I met some friends from Neumayer station. In 12 days the colony does not change too much but the difference to last year is huge.
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Taken on November 29, 2010
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