WPY 2015

Photograph Details

Finalist 2015

Special Award: People's Choice

Linc Gasking, Australia/New Zealand

A mother's courage

Just when all seemed lost, the Adélie penguin mother strode out courageously and faced off the rare all-white southern giant petrel that was cornering the cowering crèche of screaming chicks.

Technical specification

Nikon D3X + 70–200mm lens.

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