Photo of the Day

January 7, 2018

Chick Magnet

King penguin chicks surround an elephant seal on South Georgia Island. The island, located in the southern Atlantic Ocean, is extremely remote. Each spring, hundreds of thousands of elephant seals come ashore for their mating season. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Ron Clifford, National Geographic Your Shot

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