Black-Browed Albatross

  • Photographer
    Tom Beldam, United Kingdom
  • Prize
    Gold Winner in Nature/Animal

A Black-browed Albatross sits on its tall nest, made from mud and guano, incubating the next generation. The higher the nest the older it is and individuals can live for over 70 years. The air is thick with birds, kiting on the wind, and the colony on New Island is one of the largest in world.