Mike purchased a new camera and lens for the trip. It was a good investment because he captured some unique photos.
The rules state we must stay at least 5 meters away from them. Many of the young are going through what is termed a "catastrophic molt", which is a stressful time for them and we do not need to add more stress. You will see pictures of the young penguins molting in this page. Penguins do do not have the same rules as us humanoids though, and will oftentimes come right up to you. A gentoo posing for the camera Gentoo Penguins Chinstrap Adelie Back to the main Antarctica page Gentoo Penguins Chinstrap Adelie