Portraits

Portrait Image of the Month – March  2017

 

In a colony of more than 500 breeding pairs of Southern Rockhoppers, this appeared to be the only full albino chick.  The key to the photograph was waiting for the remarkable chance that the chick would climb above its many neighbors in the crowded colony and then be visited by a parent.  Sea Lion Island, The Falkland Islands.

 

 

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