Kings of the World

© Beverley Scott

Kings of the World

Uploaded: January 25, 2011 23:18:19


A group of King Penguins at Volunteer Point in the Falkland Islands - a port call on my way to Antarctica.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/800 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 121.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D


Renee Doyle January 26, 2011

Amazing and wonderful capture Bev!!!!! Love the reflections!! Happy Australia Day to you :-) #1347469

Brett Dolsen January 26, 2011

Brilliant image from your wonderfull adventure Bev!!Happy Australia Day and welcome home. #9194376

Michelle Alton January 26, 2011

Wow, Beverley. This is wonderful...You are the consummate traveler! #9194426

Patti Coblentz January 26, 2011

My goodness you travel a wonderful! Love this capture, Bev...the comp is great with the left penguin looking down and the right one away, and the reflections on the ice are amazing!! #9194697

Carla Capra Anderson January 26, 2011

Hi Beverly;
Fantastic image. Great reflection.
Love it!
;) CC #9195057

Beverley Scott January 26, 2011

Thanks everyone for your comments. I had an absolutely amazing trip but my time with the King Penguins was priceless! #9195463

Linda D. Lester level-classic January 26, 2011

I love this....too cool!!! #9195492

John Connolly January 26, 2011

This sounds like the ultimate trip Beverley! This is a wonderful capture of these beautiful creatures, I envy you meeting them on their home ground! #9195689

Patrick Rouzes February 01, 2011

Hi there, world traveller! This must have been a dream trip!
The clarity, tones, detail, lighting, reflections & comp are absolutely supreme, Beverley! I expect to see this again, indeed! #9206897

Carolyn J. Connolly February 05, 2011

Wow, Bev - this truly is a delightful wildlife capture...and I love the reflection of the penguins, too!! Your composition here also is spot-on!! I can only imagine HOW "absolutely amazing" it was to visit the Falklands and Antarctica, my friend!! :o) #9214399

Debra R. Harder February 07, 2011

OMG...this is priceless, Bev!! Superb composition, lighting, details, reflections and timing. Brilliant! Deb #9219861

Stefania Barbier level-addict July 29, 2011

huge congrats on your gorgeous finalist!!! #9563411

Patrick Rouzes July 29, 2011

Congratulations on this amazing finalist, Bev! Good luck! #9564023

Linda L. Ruiz level-classic July 29, 2011


Danny B. Head July 29, 2011

So cool, Bev! A big congrats! #9565999

Michelle Alton July 29, 2011

Purely wonderful, Beverley. Congratulations on this piece of solid gold! #9566085

Beverley Scott July 29, 2011

Many thanks for your congratulations - they are much appreciated! Bev #9566856

Debra R. Harder July 29, 2011

This is priceless, Bev! Huge congratulations on your SUPERB GOLD WINNER! Deb #9566909

Renee Doyle July 29, 2011

WTG Bev!! Big congratulations on this wonderful winner!! #9566958

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic July 29, 2011

Congratulations on your beautiful second place winner, Beverley. #9567202

Linda D. Lester level-classic July 29, 2011

I would have loved to see this! Congratulations on your winner!+ #9567234

Rona L. Schwarz July 29, 2011

Oh my, this is so MARVELOUS, Bev! Outstanding composition and the reflections are amazing! What an incredible experience it must have been to see them and visit the Falklands and Antarctica...a dream of mine. CONGRATULATIONS on your outstanding Gold Winner! #9567466

Brett Dolsen July 30, 2011

Congratulations Bev!!Awesome result and winner!! #9568215

JO ANN CLEVELAND July 30, 2011

Fannnnn.....tastic Bev!
Congratulations on this awesome Gold Winner!

jo ann c.

Patrick Rouzes July 30, 2011

Congratulations on this amazing well-deserved Winner, Bev! WTG, my friend! #9569363

Stefania Barbier level-addict July 30, 2011

superb winner, congrats!!! #9570159

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict July 31, 2011

Congratulations Beverley on your Win!!!

Dominick #9571653

Carol Teal July 31, 2011

Must be something to see these beautiful birds! Great reflections and an awesome capture! Congrats on your win! #9572624

Beverley Scott August 01, 2011

Thank you for all your kind comments. Seeing these beautiful king penguins is something I'll never forget - an incredible experience! #9573526

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic August 01, 2011

CONGRATZ on this beautiful Gold Winner!!!

UB. #9573744

David M. Montero August 01, 2011

Congratulations on your win Beverley. Awesome shot. #9575042

Phyllis H. Burchett August 02, 2011

Wonderful shot, congrats on your win and feature! #9576241

Lydia Williams level-deluxe August 09, 2011

Awesome capture, Bev...congratulations! #9592716

Merna L. Nobile August 09, 2011

Imagine it. Feel it. Receive it. Congratulations, your entry was very special and thanks for sharing it with all of us. Merna Nobile


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