Magellanic Penguin chick, Falkland Islands

Magellanic Penguin chick
Carcass Island, Falkland Islands
Canon EOS-1D Mark II   *   EF500mm f/4L IS USM + 1.4X   *   ISO 200   *   1/640 sec @ f/8

This fuzzy Magellanic Penguin chick has emerged from its nearby burrow, hoping its parent will soon return with food. But at any sign of a threat, it will dart back to safety underground.

Photo ID: 20060116-3019

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