Skimming the Seas
Category: Outdoor Scenes
Photo and caption by sharon halliday
A puffin skimming along the surface of the sea as captured from the ferry enroute to Orkney. I had hoped to see lots of these enigmatic little characters during my Orkney trip, but this was the only one I spotted and he wasn't for stopping to pose for long.
Location: Orkney, Scotland
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