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  1. Parkinson's Petrel

    Parkinson's Petrel

    A lovely petrel, which breeds on only two islands off New Zealand, and disperses to the waters of Central and northern South America after breeding.
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    White-chinned/Parkinson's Petrels, nw Peru, saturday

    Hi everybody, I went on a little pelagic outing off the coast of Piura, in northwestern Peru last saturday, and Procellaria Petrels were some of the most common birds around. Many were clearly White-chinned, with a fully pale bill tip, and very rarely a visible white chin (see photos 1-3)...
  3. Pterodroma feae

    Pterodroma feae

    Similar to zinos petrel , here you can see the bigest beak
  4. Giant Petrel in flight

    Giant Petrel in flight

    Immature Giant Petrel in flight following our cruise ship.
  5. Westland Petrel

    Westland Petrel

    Photographed while fishing in Cook Strait
  6. Swinhoe's Storm Petrel

    Swinhoe's Storm Petrel

    Adult. Uncommon passage migrant to Singapore. Settings: 640mm ISO250 1/2000s f/5.6 0EV.
  7. Swinhoe's Storm Petrel

    Swinhoe's Storm Petrel

    Adult. Uncommon passage migrant to Singapore. Settings: 640mm ISO160 1/2000s f/5.6 0EV.
  8. Giant Petrel

    Giant Petrel

    I think its a Northern GP
  9. Cape petrel

    Cape petrel

    This is a bird I had long desired to see and here I was now surrounded by them, I think I prefer the other names like Cape Pigeon or Pintado Petrel, but the bird can't be beaten, fantastic. http://www.rick-simpson.com/2013/10/a-welcome-break-from-wader-watching.html
  10. Pintado Petrel

    Pintado Petrel

    Pintado or Cape Petrel is one of the world's most attractive seabirds. Photographed during a Zest for Birds pelagic cruise of Cape Town last weekend (15 October 2011)
  11. Snow Petrel in Queen Maud Land

    Snow Petrel in Queen Maud Land

    One of three species in the fantastic colonies in the Muhlig-Hoffman Mountains 72S
  12. Giant Petrel with Cape Pigeon

    Giant Petrel with Cape Pigeon

    The last of three shots that were up to reproducing from a trip of the East shore of New Zealand south island.
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