Atlantic Puffins are cute and lovable birds with ability to flap their wings up to 400 times a minute. They spend most of their lives out at sea, returning ashore at the start of breeding season in late spring. Most puffin colonies are empty soon after mid-August.

Atlantic Puffin with Beak Full of Sand-eels

Atlantic Puffin with Beak Full of Sand-eels

Close - up of Atlantic Puffin

Close - up of Atlantic Puffin

Atlantic Puffin with Sandeels

Atlantic Puffin with Sandeels

Puffin Landing

Puffin Landing

Puffin Colony in Fair Island

Puffin Colony in Fair Island

Puffin Calling near its Burrow

Puffin Calling near its Burrow

Cute and Lovable Puffin

Cute and Lovable Puffin

Atlantic Puffin on the Rocks

Atlantic Puffin on the Rocks

Atlantic Puffin in Flight

Atlantic Puffin in Flight

Puffin in Thrift

Puffin in Thrift

Atlantic Puffin with Beak Full of Sandeels

Atlantic Puffin with Beak Full of Sandeels

Puffin Yawning

Puffin Yawning

Puffin Landing

Puffin Landing

Puffin at Dawn

Puffin at Dawn

Puffin with a Big Catch

Puffin with a Big Catch

Puffin with Nesting Material

Puffin with Nesting Material

Close-up of Puffin with Nesting Material

Close-up of Puffin with Nesting Material

Puffins at Dusk

Puffins at Dusk