Steve Happ Photography Ramblings and dissertations

October 7, 2010

Birds of Islas Ballestas, Peru

Filed under: South America — Tags: , , — admin @ 4:29 am

Islas Ballestas Birds

Inca Tern
Zarcillo (Larosterna inca) – Inca Tern.

Inca Tern
Inca Tern

Peruvian Pelican
Peruvian Pelican (Pelecanus thagus)

Guanay Cormorant
Guanay Cormorant (Phalacrocorax bougainvillii)

Red-legged Cormorant
Chuita – Red-legged Cormorant (Phalacrocorax gaimardi)

Humboldt Penguin
Humboldt Penguin

sea-lion cub.
Sea-lion cub

4 Comments »

  1. Great shots! That sea lion is as cute as the birds, even though it appears full. Love the ‘stash on the tern.

    Comment by Debbie Miller @HooootOwl — October 7, 2010 @ 4:44 am

  2. Thanks Deb,
    Its really difficult taking photos from a boat, but i think it was worth it.

    cheers,
    steve

    Comment by admin — October 7, 2010 @ 2:16 pm

  3. FABULOUS PHOTOS! WERE THESE TAKEN FROM A BOAT? AMAZING!

    Comment by ANN BURGESS — March 30, 2011 @ 1:58 am

  4. Hi Ann,

    Yes , these were taken from a boat. You can go on a tour and it is really quite good. Highly recommended.

    cheers,
    steve

    Comment by admin — March 31, 2011 @ 1:08 am

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