These guys are Adelie penguins deciding which
of them should take the plunge first. The danger is in the form of a Leopard
Seal waiting for an easy snack. This photo is from the Cape Adare region at
the mouth of the Ross Sea.
King Penguins form huge colonies on the pebble
beaches of Macquarie Island. They can be seen "flying" through the
clear water to a great depth. They are very inquisitive and are totally unafraid
Young bull Elephant Seals practice sparring
on the beaches of Macquarie Island.
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