• Welcome to BirdForum, the internet's largest birding community with thousands of members from all over the world. The forums are dedicated to wild birds, birding, binoculars and equipment and all that goes with it.

    Please register for an account to take part in the discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.
ZEISS DTI thermal imaging cameras. For more discoveries at night, and during the day.

african penguin

  1. African penguin

    African penguin

  2. Moulting Penguin

    Moulting Penguin

    Imagine having an itch you can't scratch!
  3. Tweedledum and Tweedledee

    Tweedledum and Tweedledee

    Or maybe they should be called Itchy and Scratchy!
  4. New scarf for Christmas!

    New scarf for Christmas!

    Oooh, this is lovely and warm!
  5. Penguin huddle

    Penguin huddle

    A creche of young African penguins
  6. Penguin family

    Penguin family

    A family of African Penguins
  7. Heading To Work

    Heading To Work

    I'm finding some gems while sorting catalogues - how's this cute Penguin !
  8. African Penguin

    African Penguin

    Unfortunately I couldn't get any further to the left so the bird isn't as square on to the camera as I would have liked, but I think it still looks quite cute.
  9. African Penguin

    African Penguin

  10. African Penguin

    African Penguin

  11. African Penguin (Spheniscus demersus)

    African Penguin (Spheniscus demersus)

    African Penguin (Spheniscus demersus) at Boulders Beach, Cape Town, South Africa
  12. African Penguin

    African Penguin

  13. Adelie Penguin Colony, Spheniscus demersus

    Adelie Penguin Colony, Spheniscus demersus

    African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus, also known as the black footed penguin on the sand at Boulder Beach, South Africa. This colony established itself roughly 30 years ago with one breeding pair in the first season and 2 or 3 breeding pairs in the second season. They established themselves...
  14. African Penguin Portrait, Spheniscus demersus

    African Penguin Portrait, Spheniscus demersus

    Portrait. Adult African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus, also known as the black footed penguin on the sand at Boulder Beach, South Africa. This colony established itself roughly 30 years ago with one breeding pair in the first season and 2 or 3 breeding pairs in the second season. They...
  15. African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus

    African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus

    Adult African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus, also known as the black footed penguin on the sand at Boulder Beach, South Africa. This colony established itself roughly 30 years ago with one breeding pair in the first season and 2 or 3 breeding pairs in the second season. They established...
  16. It's Hard Becoming An Adult, African Penguins, Spheniscus demersus

    It's Hard Becoming An Adult, African Penguins, Spheniscus demersus

    A moulting juvenile African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus, also known as the black footed penguin on the sand at Boulder Beach, South Africa. A chick becomes an adult by moulting its baby feathers. During moulting they are unable to go to sea to fish as their feathers would get water-logged and...
  17. African Penguins, Spheniscus demersus

    African Penguins, Spheniscus demersus

    Adult African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus, also known as the black footed penguin on the sand at Boulder Beach, South Africa. The two ragged looking birds in the top left hand corner are moulting. During moulting they are unable to go to sea to fish as their feathers would get water-logged and...
  18. African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus

    African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus

    Adult African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus, also known as the black footed penguin on the sand at Boulder Beach, South Africa. This colony established itself roughly 30 years ago with one breeding pair in the first season and 2 or 3 breeding pairs in the second season. They established...
  19. African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus

    African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus

    Adult African Penguin, Spheniscus demersus, also known as the black footed penguin on the sand at Boulder Beach, South Africa. This colony established itself roughly 30 years ago with one breeding pair in the first season and 2 or 3 breeding pairs in the second season. They established...
  20. Clown Face

    Clown Face

    African or Black Footed Penguin. Thought this guy looked hilarious with his "clown make-up" on. His eyes are actually closed.
  21. Jackass Penguin

    Jackass Penguin

    African or Jackass Penguins are the only breeding species found on the African continent.This bird is preening its plumage as it was photographed in its colony.
  22. African Penguins

    African Penguins

    African Penguin (60cm; 3,1kg).
  23. Should I...Shouldn't I ?

    Should I...Shouldn't I ?

    Shot this one early one morning making up its mind if it really wanted to go in. After much debating it took the plunge. I have a thing for penguins. As a child growing up in the village of Blaauwberg Strand, South Africa, I would sometimes find penguins stranded on the rocks near our house...
  24. African Penguin

    African Penguin

    African Penguin,endemic to S.African region.60-70cm.
Back
Top