Evening boating

Penguins on a floe, taken from the Davis beach

Penguins on a floe, taken from the Davis beach

The Jan 4th party returns

The Jan 4th party returns

Several recreational evening boating trips were run. Ours was on the 11th of January.

Again, in the interests of expediency, I’ll let the pictures tell the story.

Adelie's on Magnetic Island

Adelie’s on Magnetic Island

Small icebergs, but fairly big!

Small icebergs, but fairly big!

Nice fluting there, a little uncommon?

Nice fluting there, a little uncommon?

With the lens on telephoto, looks close eh? You have to be prepared for the icebergs to roll over

With the lens on telephoto, looks close eh? You have to be prepared for the icebergs to roll over

The lack of sunshine offered some moody lighting

The lack of sunshine offered some moody lighting

A couple of blocks (seracs?) on top of this, perhaps deposited when the berg broke off

A couple of blocks (seracs?) on top of this, perhaps deposited when the berg broke off

Slow down buddy! Many subsequent attempts for a similar photo ensued...

Slow down buddy! Many subsequent attempts for a similar photo ensued…

This would have been perfect had the camera been aimed up a bit!

This would have been perfect had the camera been aimed up a bit!

The Adelie shuffle...

The Adelie shuffle…

Dappled stratocu - a little more texture in the sky

Dappled stratocu – a little more texture in the sky

And back to Davis

And back to Davis

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8 thoughts on “Evening boating

          1. Jacqueline Lucas

            no problems, i knew that. my late father, bill lucas, was one of hte founders of davis base in 1957 🙂

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