Lonely Gentoo Penguin

ANIMAL HABITAT - Runner-up

On a grey and overcast day, this gentoo penguin seemed quite comfortable riding along on his personal iceberg. His colleagues had only just returned to the water, and he was, no doubt, not far behind. 

Paradise Harbour, Antarctica

Canon EOS 7D, EF 70Ð200mm f/4 L IS USM, 1/800, f/8, ISO 200, handheld

by David Burren, Victoria