Frozen Penguins by Gunter Riehle (18 images)

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Baby penguins as young as three months old look like they are frozen as they huddle up in a group to survive -24 degrees Celsius. The small colony of emperor penguins are covered in ice as they attempt to seek shelter from the storm by standing behind the adults. 

They shut their eyes in a bid to prevent the harsh weather conditions affecting their sight as they try and keep warm. Food engineer Gunther Riehle, 53, from Kirchheim unter Teck, Baden Wuerttemberg, Germany, braved the cold...
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