Petermann Island

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Petermann Island, home to a Gentoo penguin colony of about 3,000 breeding pairs Molting Gentoo penguin. When penguins molt, they aren't waterproof and can't go swimming. Snowstorm picking up...
Adelie penguins This was the only landing where we saw Adelie penguins, and unfortunately it was heavy snow the whole time so I never got any clear shots We were supposed to see them again on one of the last landings of the trip, but that was canceled due to bad weather
The penguin tuxedo Adelie penguin Adelie penguin
Molting Gentoo penguin Dad Gentoo penguin coming to say hi
Dad in the snowstorm Cliffs looming over Petermann Island Dude just ran up and slammed into the other one
M/V Ushuaia Gentoo penguin Gentoo penguins
Surfing down the rock He did it pretty gracefully Quite the athlete
Molting Gentoo penguin Wading to shore Gentoo penguin
Adelie penguins Adelie penguins Me
Gentoo penguin Gentoo penguin Gentoo penguin
Dad Skua Wading through the water
Out on an island Looking for food Gentoo penguin
Gentoo penguin Gentoo penguins Snowstorm getting worse
Gentoo penguins M/V Ushuaia... barely Adelie penguins
Gentoo penguin Blue-eyed shags Gentoo penguins
Scruffy lookin' Gentoo penguin Gentoo penguin Gentoo penguin
Molting Gentoo penguin Molting Gentoo penguin Gentoo penguin
Gentoo penguin Gentoo penguin Gentoo penguin
Swimming Gentoo penguin Skua Gentoo penguin
Gentoo penguin

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