King Penguin colony, Falkland Islands

King Penguin colony

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King Penguin colony
Volunteer Point, Falkland Islands   –   January 17, 2014
Canon EOS 7D   *   EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM   *   ISO 640   *   1/160 sec @ f/18

I stopped down my 200 mm lens to f/18 to get enough depth of field to create this abstract of adult King Penguins gathered at this large colony.

Fortunately they are not fast movers, so the 1/160 sec shutter speed was sufficient. I think that the Kings are the most beautiful of the penguins, with their elegant mix of orange, black, gray, and white.

Photo ID: 20140117-2719